2018 Gisborne International Music Competition Schedule

Friday 4th May

Entries open

Friday 28th September

Entries close if the limit has not been reached 

Final date for any additions to submitted programmes

Friday 23rd November

Piano rehearsals 9.00am – 9.00pm 

Saturday 24th November

Piano rehearsals 9.00am – 9.00pm 

Movie + Pizza night 7.00pm

Sunday 25th November

Piano rehearsals 9.00am – 9.00pm

Competitor briefing, War Memorial Theatre 7.00pm

Monday 26th November

First round 10.00am 2.00pm 7.00pm

Tuesday 27th November

First round 10.00am 2.00pm 7.00pm

Wednesday 28th November

First round 10.00am 2.00pm 7.00pm
Announcement of Semi-finalists

Retirement home recital / Leighton House 1.00pm

Thursday 29th November

Secondary school coaching / Gisborne Girls' High School 9.00am

Post performance feedback 9.30am

Primary school demonstration / Whangara School 1.00pm

Stingray feeding 4.30pm

Competitor BBQ 6.00pm

Friday 30th November

Semi-final Round 10.00am 2.00pm 7.00pm
Announcement of Finalists

Saturday 1st December

Post performance feedback 9.30am

Concert Under the Leaves 12.00pm

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