Under 12 Years 13 - 16 Years

Saturday 21st April(Exclusive Masterclass with Composer, Christopher Norton)

10am - 11.30am 12.30pm - 2.30pm
Tuesday 3rd July 10am - 11.30am 12.30pm - 2.30pm
Saturday 7th July 10am - 11.30am 12.30pm - 2.30pm
Saturday 14th July 10am - 11.30am 12.30pm - 2.30pm
Saturday 22nd September  10am - 11.30am 12.30pm - 2.30pm
Monday 24th September 10am - 11.30am 12.30pm - 2.30pm

Bernstein Piano Competition Since 1988

Sunday 7th October 2018

The National BERNSTEIN Competition is Australia's longest running sponsored piano competition. It is designed to encourage young piano students and provide a friendly, yet competitive environment for students to excel in piano performance. Excellent cash prizes totalling $1000 with beauiful trophies are presented in both Junior (Under 12 years) and Senior (13 to 16 years) Divisions. 

Senior 1st Prize $500 cash.
Junior 1st Prize $300 cash

The National Final of the Bernstein Competition is held at Bernies Music Land in Ringwood, Victoria and includes finalists selected from Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Brisbane, Cairns and Shepparton Regional BERNSTEIN Masterclasses and heats.

Students wishing to compete must participate in a Masterclass sessions and may be invited by the teachers (in writing) shortly after the Masterclass. The minimum standard for participation in the National BERNSTEIN Competition is:

Under 12: grade 3 AMEB or equivalent
13-16 years: grade 5 AMEB or equivalent

Audience entry is free and bookings are essential.

To enquire or book, please phone us on (03) 9872 5122 or book for a Masterclass session above.