Apply now for Philip Jones International Brass Ensemble competition3:38, 10th October 2018
The inaugural Philip Jones International Brass Ensemble competition (PJIBEC) will be held at the Royal Northern College of Music from 15-20 July 2019.
The competition aims to bring together young brass musicians and showcase excellence in brass chamber music performance.
The 2019 edition will be for brass quintet (two trumpets, one horn, trombone, and tube), and will be open to players of any nationality aged between 16 and 30. The average age of the group on 20 July should not be more than 28.
Three major prizes will be awarded: the Philip Jones Prize (£10,000), the Marah Mahlowe Prize (£7,500) and the Founder’s Prize (£5,000).
The online application will include a video recording to last no more than 20 minutes. Applications close on 31 October.
For more information visit: https://pjbe.org/how-to-enter/