Taunton Young Singer

The Competition takes place on Sunday, 1 March 2020, at 10:30 a.m.(TBC)

Gwyn Williams Room,

Taunton School Music School,

Staplegrove Road,

Taunton,

TA2 6AD


THE COMPETITION is open to any singer age 14 to 18 on 1 September 2019,

who is resident or attending any school within a 50 mile radius of Taunton,

of Grade 6 standard or above, or recommended by their singing teacher

if no singing exams have been taken.

Previous winners, if eligible, may enter but are limited to winning this competition only twice

A PROGRAMME of contrasting songs, 10 to 12 minutes maximum,

should be prepared.

AWARDS The winning performer will receive a cheque for £150,

while the two runners up will receive £75 and £35 respectively.

ENTRY FEE The entry fee of £20 to “Taunton Festival of the Arts” should be included with

the completed form of application or transferred by internet banking.

ENTRIES The application form should be returned by Friday 7 February 2020.

Later entries may be accepted by arrangement with an additional Late

Entry fee of £5.00.

ADJUDICATOR The adjudicator will be Sarah Jefferies.

OFFICIAL ACCOMPANIST An official accompanist will be available for an additional charge of £18.00,

which includes a 15 minute rehearsal and the competition performance.

VENUE Gwyn Williams Room,

Taunton School Music School,

Staplegrove Road,

Taunton, TA2 6AD, Somerset.

TIME Morning competition. 10.30 a.m. (time to be confirmed)

N.B. In addition competitors are welcome to enter for Taunton Young Music Theatre Singer which will be held on the afternoon of the same day.

Taunton Festival of the Arts will hold entry and competition data only until the competition is completed after which it will be deleted from the Festival records.


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