(053) Osborne Roberts Memorial Prize – The Blue Ribband

Entry Deadline
 8 June 2018

The adjudication panel will choose four competitors across the categories in competitions 49-52 to compete on the pavilion stage.

(a) Solo from Section A

(b) Own choice of a solo by a Welsh composer excluding the Section B choices in the List of Competitions

 

Prize:
Osborne Roberts Memorial Medal (Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Glantaf) and £150 (Delwyn Tibbott, Llandaf)

National Welsh-American Foundation Prize.  The winner will receive an additional prize from the National Welsh-American Foundation to enable him / her to visit North America to perform during the annual North American festival in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on the final weekend of August / beginning of September 2019. 

Violet Mary Lewis Scholarship worth £220, donated by her son, Dr Cyril David Jones, Michigan, USA, and her daughter, Phyllis Marie Jones-Gaide, Florida, USA, for the best soprano in competition 49 to receive further training.

 

David Lloyd and Jean Skidmore, Aberdovey Memorial Funds - £160 from the David Lloyd Memorial Prize Fund and £60 from the Jean Skidmore, Aberdovey, Memorial Fund, in memory of David Lloyd, for the best tenor in competition 51 to receive further training.

 

Scholarships

The following scholarship is to be used to promote the winner’s career.  No-one may receive any scholarship more than once, but individuals can compete to win the prizes.  See General Rules and Terms no. 21

 

William Park-Jones Scholarship worth £2,000 presented to the winner of the Osborne Roberts Memorial Prize.

London Welsh Male Voice Choir Scholarship worth £500, presented to the winner of the Osborne Roberts Memorial Prize.

William Park-Jones Scholarship worth £1,000 to the most promising soloist in competitions 49-52 to enable him / her to receive further training at a recognised music school or college or by a recognised vocal tutor.

Prizes
  1. Osborne Roberts Memorial Medal (Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Glantaf) and £150 (Delwyn Tibbott, Llandaf) National Welsh-American Foundation Prize. The winner will receive an additional prize from the National Welsh-American Foundation to enable him / her to visit North America to perform during the annual North American festival in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on the final weekend of August / beginning of September 2019. Violet Mary Lewis Scholarship worth £220, donated by her son, Dr Cyril David Jones, Michigan, USA, and her daughter, Phyllis Marie Jones-Gaide, Florida, USA, for the best soprano in competition 49 to receive further training. David Lloyd and Jean Skidmore, Aberdovey Memorial Funds - £160 from the David Lloyd Memorial Prize Fund and £60 from the Jean Skidmore, Aberdovey, Memorial Fund, in memory of David Lloyd, for the best tenor in competition 51 to receive further training. Scholarships The following scholarship is to be used to promote the winner’s career. No-one may receive any scholarship more than once, but individuals can compete to win the prizes. See General Rules and Terms no. 21 William Park-Jones Scholarship worth £2,000 presented to the winner of the Osborne Roberts Memorial Prize. London Welsh Male Voice Choir Scholarship worth £500, presented to the winner of the Osborne Roberts Memorial Prize. William Park-Jones Scholarship worth £1,000 to the most promising soloist in competitions 49-52 to enable him / her to receive further training at a recognised music school or college or by a recognised vocal tutor.