Participants: We welcome applications from advanced piano students of all nationalities born on or after 1 August 1993.
Observers: Open to all.
Deposit & Cancellation Policy: Observers must pay a non-refundable deposit of £100 upon application.
Participants must pay a non-refundable deposit of £100 upon acceptance.
Participants and observers who withdraw from the Festival before 17 July 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 1 July.
Scholarships: A limited number of scholarships are available to participants in need of financial assistance. Please state on the application form whether 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.
Participant Festival Pass (1 – 9 August) £650
Observer Festival Pass (1 – 9 August) £300
Standard single room + meals (St Hilda’s) £600
Standard single room + meals (Jocelyn Morris Quad) £550
En suite single room + meals (St Hilda’s) £690
En suite single room + meals (Jocelyn Morris Quad) £640
Standard twin room + meals (per person, St Hilda’s) £500
En suite twin room + meals (per person, St Hilda’s) £580
Observer private tuition £80
Transport to and from concerts £25
17 April 2020 application deadline.
12 June 2020 final masterclass repertoire deadline.
1 July2020 payment deadline.
1 July 2020 application and payment deadline.