Enter the tenth British Contemporary Piano Competition, to be held at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London between 30 November 2017 and 3 December 2017. The deadline for applications is 31 October 2017.




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1st prize:

Cash prize of £2,000

Concert engagements

Studio recording (to be made at the University of Surrey)

2nd prize:

Cash prize of £1,000 kindly donated by Patricia Grayburn

3rd prize:

Cash prize of £500

Special prize

Special prize for the best performance of Britten’s Night-piece (Notturno) or Variations:

Cash prize of £500 donated by the Britten-Pears Foundation in celebration of the centenary of Benjamin Britten