Alf & Pearl Pollard Awards Finalists Announced for 2017


Published: 05/09/2017 3:00pm

Sydney Eisteddfod is pleased to announce the following young instrumentalists as Finalists in the 2017 Sydney Eisteddfod Alf & Pearl Pollard Memorial Instrumental Awards for Performance Excellence. 

The Pollard Family has generously provided this opportunity for instrumentalists in the 11 to 15 years age group to help encourage the serious study of musicianship. 

The 10 finalists are: 

Madison Au (Kurraba Point) - OBOE
Matthew Brice (Castle Hill) -  EUPHONIUM
Beatrice Colombis (Balmain) - VIOLIN
Rebecca Colwell (Rosebery) - PIANO
Joshua Han (Beaumont Hills) - PIANO
Kalan Rossiter (Forestville) - CLASSICAL GUITAR
Victoria Teo (Turramurra) - VIOLIN
Emily Su (Chatswood) - VIOLIN
Jeremy Sun (Chapel Hill, QLD) - PIANO
Lawrence Wei (Beecroft) - CELLO

Having already demonstrated the highest level of skill by taking out 1st place in respective events in the 2017 Festival Season, Sydney Eisteddfod wishes each Finalist the best of luck and is sure that they will once again leave a lasting and memorable impression with the audience. 

Sydney Eisteddfod Alf & Pearl Pollard Memorial Instrumental Awards for Performance Excellence will be held on 3 October, 7pm at Lane Cove - Mowbray Anglican Church. Tickets available at the door.