Harp classes are generously sponsored by CAMAC HARPS, France.
All classes will be held at North Bank House, Pages Lane, Muswell Hill N10 1PP on Sunday 5th and Monday 6th May 2019.
Stephen Fitzpatrick and Emma Ramsdale will adjudicate the Camac Harp Competition and all the harp classes.
Candidates for any of the harp competitions should be studying or resident in the United Kingdom or Ireland and must provide the Adjudicator with a clean copy of the music for each work to be performed. For classes G01-G04 all pieces performed are to be from current ABRSM or TCL grade lists. The closing date for harp entries in Monday 1st April 2019.
Prizes and Certificates
The Camac Harp Competition has the following prizes:
First Prize – £500 and a paid lunchtime recital opportunity on Friday 28 June 2019 as part of the Proms at St Jude’s, Hampstead Garden Suburb Free Church, Central Square, NW11 7AG. Candidates should be available for the concert date. Please note that this date has changed.
Second Prize – £200
Third Prize – £100
UKHA Special Prize
Harpists are also eligible to enter String classes D01-D07 and Ensemble classes E01–E05 and may be interested in performing their own compositions.
Please also see a new folk music class, E17. This will be held on Saturday 25th May with instrumental ensemble and orchestral classes and can be entered by non-classical harpists. Please note that this date has also changed.
Late entries for classes in May will not be accepted, except in exceptional circumstances and with the prior agreement of the section secretary. If you apply without that agreement, your entry will not be accepted and your entry fee cannot be refunded.