young musicians will share prize-money totalling $5,700 as they are presented
with their St Cecilia Youth Music Scholarships at a concert on up-coming
held with an independent adjudicator who had the difficult task of choosing the
most exceptional ― from the 26 hopeful 8 to 18-year-old performers ― to perform
in the concert.
The 12 music
students who were chosen will perform at the finals concert which is open to
the public. The concert will be held at St Bernard’s Church Batehaven on Sunday
24 November at 3.30 pm.
At the concert,
performers will be awarded with scholarships ranging from $100 to $1,000 which
will go towards furthering their studies.
Come to the concert
and enjoy the musical talents of the young in our region ― from classical and
contemporary to instrumental and vocal.
available at the door. Adults $10, under 18 free.
Mia May plays a contemporary piece on violin and
Jessica Maher sings a contemporary song at the St Cecilia auditions.
Thomas Whittaker plays a classical piece on
piano and Riley Maher a contemporary piece on electric guitar at the St Cecilia