Lochaber Music Festival


Young Musician of the Year





Junior Competition - Aged 12 and Under

a)Own Choice.

b)Performing time 7-10mins.



Senior Competition - Aged 13-17 Years

a)Own Choice.

b)Performing time 9-12mins.

The Governing date for Age Qualification shall be 31st December of the year preceding the festival.

  1. No competitor may perform as his/her Own Choice any piece which is prescribed in the syllabus.
  2. No competitor may perform the same piece in more than one competition.  Failure to comply with these instructions may  lead to disqualification.
  3. The Rule re: maximum Entry Fees does not apply in these Competitions.  PLEASE NOTE;  The Entry Fee in Classes 287 and 288 is £6.00
  4. Separate Entry Forms are available for Young Musician Competitions.

Competitors MUST state the pieces to be performed and the playing time on  the Entry Form.  The programme may include playing different instruments and/or singing, with or without piano accompaniment.

  1. Copies of pieces for the adjudicator and accompanist must be received by the Secretary at Torr Beitheach, Glenfinnan  PH37 4LT on or before the 15th February 2019.
  2. For each competition the adjudicator(s) will select a winner based on overall performance, but marks will not be awarded.
  3. Competitors must introduce their programme to the audience.