St Mary’s DSG Pretoria celebrates its 140th birthday in 2019. As part of our birthday celebrations, St Mary’s invites young South African music talent to participate in the inaugural classical music competition, the Sounds of Spring, which will take place from 16 to 20 September 2019.
The competition is open to junior and senior school students competing in five different categories: Piano, Woodwind, Brass, Strings and Voice.
The Sounds of Spring Competition of 2019 promises to be one of the highlights of our birthday celebrations and a prominent event on the South African music calendar to showcase South Africa’s young musicians in a friendly environment.
The prestigious event is sponsored by Mitech Direct, one of Africa’s leading suppliers to the music industry.
The highlight of the competition will be the gala event and prizegiving on 20 September 2019 to be held at the school’s Performing Art Centre.
All schools are invited to enter their talented young musicians for this event. Entries close on 30 June 2019. Additional information and a registration form are available on the St Mary’s website.