Shropshire Young Musician of the Year 2022

Updated: 7 hours ago

We are thrilled to announce the return of SYMotY! This is an annual competition run by Shropshire Music Service with support from its Hub partners and other sponsors. The aim is to showcase and celebrate the very best youth musical talent in the county, and provide an evening of high quality musical performances for the audience.

The winner on the night will be awarded the title of Shropshire Young Musician of the Year 2022 along with a £100 prize! It is open to all students in education in Shropshire, who play at a minimum of grade 7 standard. Your instrumental teacher can clarify this if you are unsure.

  • Entrants must be under 21 on 27 May 2022 and in education in Shropshire

  • Performers will prepare a piece or movement of no more than ten minutes in length

  • The piece will be performed solo or with a piano accompaniment

  • The piece will be of Grade 7 standard or higher

  • Performers must provide their own accompanist

  • Entrants must be available to perform on 27 May 2022

  • The decision of the adjudicator on the night will be final

  • The closing date for entries is Friday 13th May 2022

  • Only one entry per person is permitted

To enter, please complete the online form here:

The concert starts at 6pm and costs £8 to attend, including light refreshments - tickets available on the door.

Good luck!