Sutherland Shire and St George Youth Music Awards 2022

Sutherland Music Club is pleased to announce that Applications are now open for the 2022 Youth Music Awards. Total prizes for this 30th YMA exceed $5000 in cash and vouchers along with other awards. For the first time we are providing and option to complete an Entry Form on line and for payment by Direct transfer

Solo Performance Section
This section is open to 13 to 18 year olds who live or attend school in the Sutherland Shire or St George area. Your Adjudicators are Brett Weymark OAM and Claire Howard Race.
NB We now have an additional prize for THE BEST OPERA PERFORMANCE

Two Composition Sections
Both sections have the same theme - "My Personality in Music"

SMC Banksia Award.
This is open to 13 to 18 year olds who live or attend school in the Sutherland Shire or St George areas.
Your Adjudicator is Andrew Robertson

SMC Waratah Award 
This is open to 19 to 21 year olds who either live in the Sutherland Shire or St George area or have been previous entrants in our YMA  
Past Banksia winners are invited to enter, even if under 19 years
Your Adjudicator is Graham Jesse

Closing Date for all Applications is Friday 6 May 2022

Performance Audition Day: Saturday 28 May 2022 from 9am
Audition Venue: Sutherland Uniting Church Auditorium cnr Flora and Merton Sts. Sutherland
Finals Concert: Friday 1st July at 7pm
Proposed Finals Concert Venue: Sutherland Memorial School of Arts, 25 East Parade, Sutherland
(Please note the Finals Venue noted above may change. You will be kept informed should this happen)

(Teachers - please ensure all entrants receive the full Rules and Conditions - not just the Entry Forms) 


            For both Performance and Composition Sections,                              Important Information, Entry Forms and
                            Rules and Conditions
                               are now available