As a result of ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, Perform in Perth 2021 will be a virtual festival

After much discussion, the following points have been agreed regarding the running of a virtual festival in 2021. No marks will be awarded but a winner will be announced for each class.  Adjudicators will categorise all performers, so that appropriate certificates can be awarded.  (Honours, First Class, Merit and Performance)In the instance of classes where the winner might qualify for the Larg … Read More

2021 – Festival Backing Tracks

Backing tracks for our virtual festival in 2021 PerformInPerth · Class 177 VIOLIN Faure Berceuse & Relaxing In Rio (2bars Intro) STEADIER SPEED Our Festival Backing Tracks are stored on our SoundCloud account. You should follow the links below to PLAY or DOWNLOAD them. Each one is available at two speeds. Please be careful to select speed that will suit … Read More

Young Ambassadors

We launched our Young Ambassadors Scheme in December 2019 to encourage young people to play the role of Young Ambassadors for the Festival in ways that will be beneficial to them: – for their university personal statements and job applications; and by developing their confidence and skills. Eligibility Participants must be aged between 12 and 25. Participants must have taken part … Read More

Festival Syllabus 2021

The complete 2021 Syllabus in available for downloading The printed version of the 2021 syllabus will be available shortly – on request and from Concorde Music Shop in Scott Street, Perth, free of charge. This is a list of the publishers of music for 2021 and their contact details. INTRODUCTION Entry Form – Entry Fees – Regulations – Safeguarding Policy … Read More

Refund policy

Where, for whatever reason, classes in the Festival are cancelled by the Committee after the closing date for entries has passed, the following options will be offered to competitors/schools/ organisations who request information on our refund policy: 1.    Applicants will be asked to donate their entry fee to the Festival as a contribution to our charitable purposes, or 2.    Applicants … Read More

Press cuttings

Press notice, dated Christmas Day 1920, announces the publication of the first Perthshire Musical (Competition) Festival.

Syllabus 2021

The complete 2021 Syllabus in available for downloading The printed version of the 2021 syllabus will be available shortly – on request and from Concorde Music Shop in Scott Street, Perth, free of charge. This is a list of the publishers of music for 2021 and their contact details. INTRODUCTION Entry Form – Entry Fees – Regulations – Safeguarding Policy … Read More

Meet the Adjudicators

Tish Nicoll Born in Aberdeen, Scotland, Tish is a Licentiate of The Guildhall School of Music and Drama. She has a wide range of experience in teaching all age groups in schools, colleges and the business world. Tish now lives in Suffolk, and works freelance. She is visiting lecturer in Vocal Communications in colleges in the UK and in Italy. … Read More