The 2017 Wansbeck Music Festival

School Year Equivalents for Age Limits

  • Under 7 Reception, Year 1 & Year 2
  • Under 8 Year 3
  • Under 9 (Year 3 &) Year 4
  • Under 11 Year 5 & Year 6
  • Under 13 Year 7 & Year 8
  • Under 16 Year 9, Year 10 & Year 11
  • Under 18 Year 12 & Year 13

Festival Dates

The festival will take place from 25th March for Steel Pans and 29th March to 2nd April 2017 for other classes.

Daytime sessions will normally take place between 9.30am and 4.30pm. Evening sessions normally take place between 6.30pm & 9.00pm

Competitors are reminded that they must conform to all Rules of the Festival competitions.

Competitors will be advised in early February of precise dates and times of classes and location of venues.

Full details will be given in the Programme to be published in February 2017.

The Closing Concert will feature some of the principal prizewinners from most disciplines.

More information about the venues, including a map, is available.