Our New, Simple Online Booking System
Students that review the guidelines find the festival less stressful and are better able to focus on their music. Do not underestimate the benefit of knowing how the festival works.
If you are competing in a class that requires the services of the official accompanist you must post a copy of your music to the SGFYM Secretary. Please include your name and booking reference with your music.
4. Check Out
You can check out using any major credit or debit card via our secure third party payment processing partner. After checking out you will receive an email confirmation and your tickets via email.
That’s it. You’re done! Make sure to put the events in your calendar so you don’t forget them. We are looking forward to seeing you at the Festival!
SGFYM has given my students the opportunity to perform to an audience in a relaxed and friendly environment, and receive feedback from another source, which is always so very helpful for students and teachers alike.
My son has enjoyed his past experiences with SGFYM having taken part since he was just 5 years old. The ‘team’ are always so friendly, welcoming & accommodating and we are both looking forward to participating for many years to come.
Fostering excellence in solo performance, the South Glamorgan Festival for Young Musicians offers outstanding young players valuable platform experience in a friendly but professional atmosphere.
My three children all found the experience throughly enjoyable. Although they were nervous competing and performing the adjudicators created a relaxed atmosphere and the whole experience was about learning not just from their own performances but those of others.
I loved the way that time was taken to demonstrate techniques and suggest improvements for dynamics and artistic interpretation. Care was taken when giving feedback and there was a real understanding of the difficulties encountered at each stage of learning an instrument.
I consider this a really valuable festival and competition.