Sydney Eisteddfod

NSW Doctors Orchestra Instrumental Award &
School Chamber Music Award

Musica Viva is proud to be a partner of the Sydney Eisteddfod, acknowledged as one of the largest competitive performing arts events of its kind in the world. It attracts more than 30,000 participants and over 150,000 attendees in just under 400 events across the full spectrum of the performing arts annually. Over the years, McDonald’s Sydney Eisteddfod has opened new doors for hundreds of category winners and helped make their dreams a reality in Australia and abroad.

In 2016 Musica Viva will support two prestigious instrumental solo and group awards with prize monies totalling $10,500.

Entries are now open. The Awards' conditions and application details can be found by CLICKING HERE

Petrichor Sax, 2014 Sydney Eisteddfod Musica Viva Chamber Music Award winners

Sydney Eisteddfod Musica Viva Chamber Music Award:

Musica Viva supported this award from 2006 to 2014.

Past winners of the Award:

2014 Petrichor Sax
2013 Morinda Trio
2012 Dumky Trio
2011 Streeton Trio
2010 Sydney Camerata
2009 Strelitzia Piano Trio
2008 Leonore String Quartet
2007 Acacia Trio
2006 Greenway String Quartet

Further information and an article on the Eisteddfod:
Where future divas and tiny dancers first tread via Sydney Morning Herald
Rousing cheers for Petrichor Sax via Sydney Eisteddfod



The Eisteddfod has launched many famous Australians into illustrious careers, including soprano Dame Joan Sutherland, Steven McRae, the youngest principal of Britain’s Royal Ballet and 2009 'So You Think You Can Dance' winner Talia Fowler.