Junior Harpsichord Competition

Junior Harpsichord Competition at Handel & Hendrix in London.
Saturday 2nd February 2019 in Mayfair.

Adjudicated by Dusan Toroman. Syllabus now available. [Download]

Competition Rules:
This event is for harpsichordists aged 19 and under.

If you have not played the harpsichord before, you may only enter the Non-Competitive class. If you wish to enter the Competitive Class but have not played before, please contact Nathaniel Mander to arrange a lesson. A fee applies to this lesson. nathanielmander@gmail.com

There is no time available on the day to rehearse or warm-up so it is vital that you have prepared your piece well in advance on a harpsichord.

To enter, please email londonpianoevents@gmail.com for further information. Closing date for entries is 7/01/19.

Entry fees to be paid by bank transfer.

Audience members will pay an entry fee to the museum on the day of the competition.


Competitive Class 1
(Trophy, Medals & Certificates)
Set Piece: Prelude from Suite in E Major HWV 430

Competitive Class 2
(Medals & Certificates)
Set Piece: Air in B flat major HWV 471

Non-Competitive Class 3
(Certificates)
Set Piece: Gavotte in G HWV 419