2017 Gisborne International Music Competition Schedule

Friday 5th May Entries open

Friday 29th September

Entries close, if the limit has not been reached. Final date for any additions to submitted programmes


Friday 24th November Piano rehearsals 9.00am– 10.30pm

Saturday 25th November Piano rehearsals 9.00am – 10.30pm

Sunday 26th November

Piano rehearsals 9.00am – 9.00pm
Competitor briefing, War Memorial Theatre 7.00pm

Monday 27th November 1st Round 10.00am 2.00pm 7.00pm

Tuesday 28th November 1st Round 10.00am 2.00pm 7.00pm

Wednesday 29th November 1st Round 10.00am 2.00pm 7.00pm
Announcement of Semi Finalists

Thursday 30th November

Secondary school workshop
Primary school demonstration
Post performance feedback 
10.00am
Retirement home recital
Competitor BBQ 6.00pm

Friday 1st December

Semi Final Round 10.00am 2.00pm 7.00pm
Announcement of Finalists

Saturday 2nd December

Post performance feedback 10.00am
Concert Under the Leaves 12.30pm
Competition Final 7.00pm

* All Rounds are held in public at the War Memorial Theatre, Bright Street, Gisborne

Admission is free to the first and semi-final rounds and to the Concert Under the Leaves