4MBS Musica Viva Sid Page Memorial Prize in Chamber Music

Summary

Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Undergraduate
Study area Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Scholarship value At least $3,825 but limited to the distribution of the fund.
Scholarship duration 1 Year
Number awarded 1 (to an ensemble consisting of up to 8 students)

Description

The final competition dates for 2021 are yet to be confirmed. 

Sidney Page in the 1970s

Current student ensembles are invited to apply for the 4MBS Musica Viva Sid Page Memorial Prize in Chamber Music. The prize is awarded to the ensemble that gives the most outstanding performance in the competition.

Sidney B. Page was Deputy Librarian at the University of Queensland from 1966 to 1972, and then the Foundation Head Librarian at Griffith University from 1972 until 1983. He was a member of the University of Queensland Music Faculty Board from 1971 until his death in 1987 and a founding member of the Music Broadcasting Society of Queensland Ltd.

The prize is maintained from income of a fund established by conations from his family, colleagues and friends, as well as in-kind support from 4MBS – Music Broadcasting Society of Queensland Ltd and Musica Viva’s Queensland Branch.

Eligibility

  • Current students enrolled in the Bachelor of Music (Honours).
  • Ensembles consisting of up to 8 students of the University.

Additional benefits

Nature of prize

(i) At least $3,825 but limited to the distribution of the fund; and

(ii) a 4MBS broadcast of the winning ensemble’s performance, including the Community Radio Network satellite service; and

(iii) ‘Take 3’ subscriptions to Musica Viva’s Brisbane concert series for up to four members of the winning ensemble.

Before you get started

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them.

How to apply

Before submitting your application, read the rules for ensemble performance competitions (PDF, 114KB).

To apply, download and complete the application form. Email all completed application forms to concerts@uq.edu.au

Heats - Friday 8 October 2021, 6pm, Nickson Room

Finals - Thursday 21 October 2021, 1pm, Nickson Room

Selection criteria

The ensemble which gives the most outstanding performance in the competition.

Contact

School of Music
(07) 3365 4949