Strings Competition for Scholarships and Trophies

Registration deadline: Opens February 10, 2024 - Closes March 1, 2024

Strings Competition: Monday, April 29th, 2024

Venue: Calvin Presbyterian Church (Great Room)

  • This is available to students of Abbotsford string teachers, or students who reside in Abbotsford
  • 1 entry per student
  • Any piece at the student’s current level is acceptable
  • Memory is compulsory (except in the case of accompanied Sonatas)
  • Specific timing of the performance of the piece is required (for scheduling purposes)
  • Original music must be provided on performance day (including digital music if brought on their device)
  • 1st and 2nd endings are optional
  • D.C. al Fine should be followed in the music
  • The adjudicator determines the placement of gold, silver, bronze, and work in progress
  • The student is to arrive 15 minutes before their scheduled performance time. Late arrivals will forfeit their spot unless a committee member has been contacted about an emergency…..accident etc
  • Be sure measures at the start of each new staff are numbered on the score
  • Erase markings on the music provided to the adjudicator
  • There will be no refunds of entrance fees.

Trophies available in Primary, Junior, Intermediate and Senior categories


PLEASE NOTE: all teachers of entrants must volunteer in specific tasks that are equitable to the number of their students entered in the competition. The number of hours required will be determined once we know the number of students participating overall.