SYDNEY SAUTER PIANO COMPETITION

SYDNEY SAUTER PIANO COMPETITION

(Hosted by Australia Piano World)

We’re proud to announce our annual Sauter Junior Piano Competitions will be held in Sydney & Melbourne.

This annual event is a wonderful performance opportunity open to young pianists (ages 5-16).

Participants are invited to play a piece of their choice on stage and will be performing on a world-class Sauter concert grand piano.

Trophies and Australia Piano World/Sydney Piano World vouchers will be awarded for outstanding performances, and the winners will be invited to perform at our annual Sauter concert with a special guest concert pianist.

Special prizes will be also be awarded to pianists with the most potential as well as the audience favourite.

We warmly welcome all teachers and families to attend as audience members.

We look forward to your participation and listening to some talented young pianists!

Please see event information and registration forms below:

 

SYDNEY

Competition Venue: Sydney Piano World — 390 Eastern Valley Way NSW 2067

Saturday 25th August 2018

5:30pm – Section 1: 5-8yrs

7:30pm – Section 2: 9-12yrs

Sunday 26th August 2018

5:30pm – Section 3: 13-16yrs

*Competition section times subject to change depending on number of entrants.

 

CRITERIA

– Pianists must register for the relevant age section

– All registrations and fees must be received at least 1 week prior to the event 

– Pianists to play one piece of their choice. Please note time limits below:

Section 1: 5 minutes

Section 2: 8 minutes

Section 3: 15 minutes

– Pianists must bring a copy of music for the adjudicators

 

Dress-code: Smart Casual

Entry is FREE for audience members, please register the number of guests via the online form.

Entries close 1 week before event date.

 

PRIZES & REGISTRATION FEES

Sections 1 – Ages 5-8 (Registration Fee $50)

(Registration of this Section is CLOSED on 20/07/2018.)

Prizes:

1st Place: $200 Cash + $200 Voucher

2nd Place: $100 Cash + $100 Voucher

3rd Place: $60 Cash + $60 Voucher

 

Sections 2 – Ages 9-12 (Registration Fee $100)

Prizes:

1st Place: $300 Cash + $300 Voucher

2nd Place: $200 Cash + $200 Voucher

3rd Place: $100 Cash + $100 Voucher

 

Section 3 – Ages 13-16 (Registration Fee $150)

Prizes:

1st Place: $1,000 Cash + $2,000 Voucher

2nd Place: $500 Cash + $1,000 Voucher

3rd Place: $300 Cash + $500 Voucher

 

*Sydney Piano World & Australia Piano World customers are eligible to register participants for FREE.(Please provide your invoice number upon registration).

Please register via the link below:

SYDNEY SAUTER PIANO COMPETITION REGISTRATION FORM

 

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Please note: Sydney Piano World retains full authority over all relevant procedures and final decision-making rights regarding this event. No correspondence will be entered into.

*Vouchers can only be used by the winner of the prize and is not transferable. Vouchers from the 5-12 years section are valid for any acoustic piano purchase; vouchers from the 13-16 years section are valid only for grand piano purchases. Vouchers can not be used to purchase digital pianos, books or accessories

The Sydney Piano World/Australia Piano World Voucher is valid for 24 months from the event date.

  • Sydney Piano World reserves the right to refuse participation and/or entry to the event
  • By attending this event, I agree that photos and footage from the event may be shared on Australia Piano World’s social media platforms and/or website
  • Australia Piano World encourages students from all states to enter. Entrants must cover any related travel and accommodation expenses