Scholarships

2020 Mountains Youth Band Instrumental (Percussion) Scholarship

The Mountains Youth Band Instrumental (Percussion) Scholarship provides the recipient with a substantial subsidy for private tuition over a period of 12 months. Tuition will be provided by teachers at Stormer Music, who are the sponsors of the project. The recipient will be required to become a member of the Mountains Youth Band.

Eligibility: Young people who are residents of the Blue Mountains and Nepean regions who are enrolled at school between Years 5 and 9 in 2019, have a demonstrated level of musical interest and aptitude and are prepared to make a musical commitment to their community through membership of the Mountains Youth Band.

Selection: The scholarship will be awarded to a candidate who demonstrates suitable musical ambition, commitment and aptitude. All short-listed applicants will be required to attend an interview accompanied by parent(s)/guardian(s) and present an audition piece or undertake a suitability assessment (e.g. drum test) as appropriate

Application Procedure: Application forms, terms and conditions can be obtained via email to the Mountains Youth Band Administrator. mountainsyouthband@gmail.com OR the website https://www.bmcb.net.au/

Closing date is 27th September 2019.

Enquiries: The Administrator, Mountains Youth Band Administrator, Mobile: 0431953217

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2020 Mountains Youth Band Instrumental (Low Brass) Scholarship

The Mountains Youth Band Instrumental (Low Brass) Scholarship provides the recipient with a substantial subsidy for private tuition over a period of 12 months. Tuition will be provided by a tutor appointed by Blue Mountains Concert Band Inc. The recipient will be required to become a member of the Mountains Youth Band.

Eligibility: Young people who are residents of the Blue Mountains and Nepean regions who are enrolled at school between Years 5 and 10 in 2019, have a demonstrated level of musical interest and aptitude and are prepared to make a musical commitment to their community through membership of the Mountains Youth Band.

Selection: The scholarship will be awarded to a candidate who demonstrates suitable musical ambition, commitment and aptitude. All short-listed applicants will be required to attend an interview accompanied by parent(s)/guardian(s) and present an audition piece or undertake a suitability assessment (e.g. drum test) as appropriate

Application Procedure: Application forms, terms and conditions can be obtained via email to the Mountains Youth Band Administrator. mountainsyouthband@gmail.com OR the website https://www.bmcb.net.au/

Closing date is 27th September 2019.

Enquiries: The Administrator, Mountains Youth Band. Mobile:0431953217