Strings Performance Prize Day

Artistic photo of string instruments close up

Winifred Small Prize for Violin
Set repertoire: Ysaÿe Violin Sonata in E, Op 27 No 6; plus either Paganini Caprice in B flat, ‘Devil’s Laughter’, Op 1 No 13, or Caprice in E flat, Op 1 No 14

Theodore Holland Prize for Viola
Set repertoire: John Woolrich Through a Limbeck

May Mukle/Douglas Cameron Cello Sonata Prize
Set repertoire: either Mendelssohn Cello Sonata No 1 in B flat, Op 45, or Cello Sonata No 2 in D, Op 58

Alex Ross Double Bass Prize
Competitors present a programme of their own choice

The day comprises four separate competitions, which take place concurrently. Please note the start times for each competition vary. For further information, please visit or email

Free, no tickets required.