Participants: We welcome applications from advanced piano students of all nationalities born on or after 30 July 1990.
Observers: Open to all.
Deposit & Cancellation Policy: All participants and observers must pay a non-refundable deposit of £100 (participants upon acceptance; observers upon application).
Participants and observers who withdraw from the Festival before 30 June will receive a refund of all but their £100 deposit. Those who withdraw after this date (including private tuition) will not receive a refund.
Payment for Observers and Participants: Full payment must be received by 30 June.
Scholarships: A limited number of scholarships are available to participants in need of financial assistance. Please state on the application form that you would like to be considered for a scholarship.
Festival Pass Discount for Returning Attendees: All adults who have attended as full-time participants or observers in the past are eligible for a special discount of £25.
Deadline for applications: 14 April
Deadline for payment and masterclass repertoire: 30 June
Deadline for applications and payment: 30 June