The Keith Nutland Award Competition

for the Festival Young Musician

Saturday 14th March 2020

7:00 pm at Bethesda Church

Final year students, Grade 8 plus, will each play a short Recital for the ‘Festival Young Musician’ title – the winner will receive a cheque for £1000

Kindly sponsored by Brimpsfield Music Society

See the 2020 Syllabus for entry details

This year’s competition will be the 25th!!


The Festival

begins on

Tuesday 5th – Saturday 16th May 2020


Cheltenham Town Hall

Please note, the Festival WILL be running on the Bank Holiday, Friday 8th May



Anyone interested in becoming involved with running the Festival is most welcome to contact us.  In particular, we are looking for someone to lead our fund-raising effort in the role of Festival Development Executive.  This is a senior level role which will help to guide the organisation’s direction for the next few years.  Do make contact if you feel that you would like to join our team.  It’s so worthwhile – we do make a difference to the young people who perform.

If you would like to know more about helping to run the Festival, contact Brian Harding (Hon Secretary) by email:, or call 07850 153183.

‘be part of it’ – join the team.