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Denham Court Scholarship

Applications for the Denham Court Scholarship for 2022 for students in Year 5 2021, who have attained 3rd Grade or above on an orchestral instrument will close on Friday 29th October with the auditions to be held on Tuesday 16th November. No late entries will be accepted.  If you have any queries please contact Mrs Campbell

Application Forms can be downloaded using this link. Please complete all relevant sections eg: audition pieces and name of your Instrumental Music Teacher.

Concerto Competition

The 2021 Concerto Competition will now include an Infants Section K-2 as well as the Junior Section for Years 3-6. During Week 4, students will be able to upload a 3-minute section of their Concerto which will constitute the Heats Section. Students should submit this as a video to Mrs Dinora Marquez in Google or Cloud share format.

Please read the entry form carefully for additional information regarding suitable repertoire. Entry forms are to be submitted with your video to Music Admin on the link here. Accompaniment will only at this stage be required for the Finals (weeks 7 or 8) and that will be Mr Kinder.

The closing date will be next Friday 29th October.  Good luck!

Geraldine Campbell | Director of Preparatory School Music

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