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Monday, July 7, 2014


Deadline: July 31, 2014

Based in Cape Town at the foot of Table Mountain, The South African College High School is the oldest high school in South Africa.

SACS and the SACS Old Boys Union will host the SACS National Music Competition in August 2014 and entries are invited from all talented young scholars.

With prize money of over R21 000, the competition is open to anyone playing any of the following instruments: Brass, Guitar, Harp, Percussion, Piano, Recorder, Strings, Voice, Woodwind.

The competition is divided into age-group categories, 11 years to 19 years. There are two preliminary rounds and a final round, for which two finalists will be chosen in each category.

The competition runs from August 11 to 16 at SACS High School, in the Hofmeyr Hall, Cape Town.

By hosting a national classical music competition, SACS intends to nurture the musical development of young people and to enhance its commitment to promoting music at SACS.

Entries will be accepted up to July 31, 2014. Entry forms available at