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Bromsgrove Young  Musicians Platform
OPEN TO MUSICIANS AGED 9-17
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The Bromsgrove Young Musicians Platform

The Trustees of the Bromsgrove International Musicians' Competition (BIMC) launched The Bromsgrove Young Musicians’ Platform for musicians aged 9 to 17 in 2016, and it has gone from strength to strength ever since.

The Platform has two sections, a junior section for those aged 9 to 13 and a senior section for those aged 14 to 17. All instrumentalists save organists can apply. Singers may only apply to the senior section. It is open to young musicians who live or attend schools in the West Midlands* including Worcestershire, Herefordshire & Gloucestershire (*30 mile radius from Bromsgrove).

Generous prize money will be awarded to further the winners' musical development.

The Platform owes its origins to the Bromsgrove Festival Young Musicians' Platform, which was started by the late Dr Mary White of Bromsgrove in 1981, and which still continues as the Bromsgrove International Musicians' Competition. Apart from Dr White's medical duties, she took an active part in local life, and for over 30 years until ill-health forced her retirement was chairman of the Bromsgrove Music Festival. For her work she was appointed MBE in 2006.

Applications

The 2018 Platform Competition takes place from 22nd to 24th February 2018 in Routh Concert Hall at Bromsgrove School. The closing date for all Competitor Applications is Sunday, 21st January 2018 at 16.00 hours GMT.

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The Young Musicians' Platform depends entirely on public generosity. Charities, commercial and professional organisations also give generous help to enable musicians to fulfil their potential. We would welcome your help too.

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Are you an applicant with further questions? Are you an audience member looking for tickets? Take a look at our webpages for more information. You can also contact us directly by email or social media. We look forward to hearing from you.

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