East Coast Young Musician of the  Year Competition 

This year the competition will be by submission of a video recoding of our performance.

We are also making entry to the competition FREE.

There are two separate branches of the competition.


The "Popular" competition is for solo and instrumental performers and small and medium sized group performing in the "popular" traditions including Jazz, rock, pop, gospel and other related styles.​ So if you are 19 and under performing in these styles then this is for you.

The "Classical" branch is for individual instrumental and voice candidates from beginners to advanced players. There are 7 Age classes from beginners, under 10 through to the open class with an age limit of 26. 


​Full details and how to enter down load the pdf competition Entry Information BELOW.

Closing date Tuesday 30 November 2021 at 5.00pm

Further information is available from The Festival Director

 email: or +447967648566.