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Event Date: 9 to 15 August 2017  (Registration Closing Date: 3 July 2017)

 

 

Our MISSION

SPAF aims to inspire, so all performers leave with a sense of achievement! Its purpose is to open up the world of performing arts to students, encouraging them to develop a range of communication and interpersonal skills through an interactive environment.


Music Festival - 9 to 13 August 2017


Categories - Piano / Guitar / Violin Solo and Piano Duet

SPAF Music - Entry Forms and Festival Info 2017   Download2a  

Event Poster  Download2a

 

Full information within Brochure and Syllabus OR scroll further down.

 

Fringe Events in addition to the Festival:

  • Piano Public Masterclass (9 to 13 Aug)
  • Solo Piano Lessons (12 to 18 Aug)
  • Public Master Class for Students, Parents and Teachers (11, 12 & 14 Aug)
  • Workshop and Teachers' Networking (14 Aug)

Full information coming soon, email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register your interest.


2016 Festival Adjudicators:

Luise W138

 

 

 Luise Horrocks

After early studies on the piano and clarinet, Luise Horrocks graduated from Oxford University before moving on to an Advanced Studies Course at the Royal College of Music in London.

She has performed extensively as a Soprano Soloist throughout the UK and Europe.  While specialising primarily in Oratorio, she has also given many Song Recitals and has appeared on the opera stage at Buxton Opera House.   She has also sung in a series of concerts and Recitals in South Africa and the USA and her wide repertoire extends from works by Monteverdi to Stravinsky.  She has made several recordings and her BBC broadcasts include performances of Handel’s Messiah, Haydn’s Creation and works by Goehr.
(Full Bio)

 

 

Melanie W138

 

 

 Melanie Spanswick

Born in the UK, Melanie Spanswick’s reputation as a classical pianist, teacher, and writer has proffered a diverse career.

A graduate of the Royal College of Music in London, Melanie studied the piano with Patricia Carroll, Tatiana Sarkissova and John Lill. Whilst at the RCM, she won many prizes including the Ziff prize for the most outstanding postgraduate pianist, Arthur Bliss Prize, Marguerite Long Chamber Music Prize, a Leverhulme Trust Award, and graduated with a Master’s degree in Performance Studies.
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CLASSES (Categories)

 (Important NOTE: All Violin Participants shall need to engage their own accompanist)

 

Classical   Piano Solo / Duet – Examination Pieces

 (Only ONE piece from Trinity College London or other equivalent Music Examination BoardsSyllabuses)

Class No. Grade

Time Limit

(Up to)

FEES
21 Initial 2 mins $50
22 1 2 mins $50
23 2 2 mins $50
24 3 3 mins $60
24D Duet - Foundation* 3 mins $80
25 4 3 mins $60
26 5 4 mins $70
26D Duet - Intermediate* 4 mins $90
27 6 4 mins $70
28 7 6 mins $80
29 8 6 mins $80
29D Duet - Advanced* 6 mins $100
30

Advance

(Above Grade 8)

10 mins $100

 

*Piano Duet Repertoire: http://www.trinitycollege.com/resource/?id=5923 or Free Choice

 

Classical   Violin Solo – Examination Pieces

 (Only ONE piece from Trinity College London or other equivalent Music Examination Boards Syllabuses)

(Important NOTE: All Violin Participants shall need to engage their own accompanist)

Class No. Grade

Time Limit

(Up to)

FEES
31 Initial 2 mins $50
32 1 2 mins $50
33 2 2 mins $50
34 3 3 mins $60
35 4 3 mins $60
36 5 4 mins $70
37 6 4 mins $70
38 7 6 mins $80
39 8 6 mins $80
40

Advance

(Above Grade 8)

10 mins $100

  

Classical   Guitar Solo – Examination Pieces

(Only ONE piece from Trinity College London or other equivalent Music Examination BoardsSyllabuses)

Class No. Grade

Time Limit

(Up to)

FEES
41 Initial 2 mins $50
42 1 2 mins $50
43 2 2 mins $50
44 3 3 mins $60
45 4 3 mins $60
46 5 4 mins $70
47 6 4 mins $70
48 7 6 mins $80
49 8 6 mins $80
50

Advance

(Above Grade 8)

10 mins $100

 

Classical   Strings Solo – Examination Pieces

(Only ONE piece from Trinity College London or other equivalent Music Examination Boards Syllabuses)

Class No. Grade

Time Limit

(Up to)

FEES
51 Initial 2 mins $50
52 1 2 mins $50
53 2 2 mins $50
54 3 3 mins $60
55 4 3 mins $60
56 5 4 mins $70
57 6 4 mins $70
58 7 6 mins $80
59 8 6 mins $80
60

Advance

(Above Grade 8)

10 mins $100

 

 

 

SPAF Music - Entry Forms and Festival Info 2017   Download2a  

Event Poster  Download2a

 

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