Presented by Musica Viva
The format of this year’s Strike A Chord Competition has regretfully had to change due to COVID19 restrictions.
The Grand Final, Sunday 15 August, will be livestreamed from the competitors’ home States, or for those groups impacted by COVID restrictions Musica Viva will broadcast a pre-recorded video of their performance.
Share in the joy as these young practitioners showcase their exceptional talents with free tickets to the Grand Final Livestream made available via Musica Viva. Register now for the FREE livestream and cheer on your state finalists from the comfort of your home.
A renowned industry judging panel will determine the winning groups. Plus, winners will be announced by Musica Viva’s Artistic Director of Competitions, Wilma Smith, who is Second Violinist of the Flinders Quartet, curator/violinist/violist of Wilma & Friends, Guest Concertmaster of orchestras throughout Australia and New Zealand, a regular player with the Australian World Orchestra and a committed teacher.
Don’t miss your opportunity to support future chamber music stars from the very beginning.
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The Robert Salzer Prize $5,000
The Paul Morawetz Prize $4,000
The Laura Brown Prize $2,500
The Peter Druce Prize $2,000
Australian National Academy of Music Prize
For a string quartet who the adjudicators believe would most benefit from a week-long coaching residency at ANAM.
For 4th, 5th and 6th place groups $700
For 7th-12th place groups $400
Sunday 15 August 2021 1pm
Register now for the FREE livestream and cheer on your state finalists from the comfort of your home.
Ticket registrations will close 1 hour prior to the start of the concert. Ticket holders will receive a link to watch the performance 24 hours prior to the concert. Please check your junk folder if you have not received it.
Please contact the Musica Box Office team at email@example.com or on 1800 688 482 if you require assistance.