Lily Higson-Spence, winner of the 2015 Sydney Eisteddfod NSW Drs Orchestra Scholarship. Photo: WinkiPoP Media
Sydney Eisteddfod is delighted to announce the six finalists set to compete in the NSW Drs Orchestra Sydney Eisteddfod Instrumental Scholarship on Friday 11 August. This Scholarship endeavours to discover and encourage an outstanding instrumentalist in the fields of strings (bowed and plucked), woodwind or brass instruments.
The 2017 finalists are:
Mitzi Gardner (Newtown) - VIOLIN
Jamie McCarthy (Croydon Park) - TROMBONE
Claudia Jelic (Paddington) - CLARINET
Rachel Thompson (Oatley) - CLARINET
Aimee Vozzo (Coogee) - SAXOPHONE
Jeffrey Cheah (Queanbeyan) - GUITAR
The NSW Drs Orchestra Sydney Eisteddfod Instrumental Scholarship Final will take place at Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Recital Hall West on Friday 11 August, 6.30pm.