Elena Cobb Star Prize: Information

Each participating Festival will receive funding to cover the costs of:

  • One three hour Adjudicator session to include the three Elena Cobb classes Elena Cobb Award Final Badge
  • A £50 cash prize for the winner of each Elena Cobb class
  • A high quality Elena Cobb Star Prize badge and certificate for the winner of each class

The funding will only be distributed to the Festival once the Federation has received confirmation that the Elena Cobb classes will take place and that a Federation Adjudicator has been booked for the full three hour session.

If you would like to take up this opportunity then please contact Festivals House as soon as possible as funds will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

The initial prize fund is sufficient to provide financial support for up to 10 Federation Festivals on a first come first served basis.

No funds will be distributed to a Festival until their entries have closed and the following can be confirmed to Festivals House:

  • The confirmed number of entries for each of the two or three Elena Cobb Star Prize classes.
  • The name of the Federation Adjudicator booked to adjudicate the session that will include the two or three Elena Cobb Star Prize classes.

All books by EVC Music can be ordered from the publisher’s website elenacobb.com or bought at your local music retailer – just ask your friendly shop keeper to order the books from Alfred Music UK unless the books are already on the shelves.

Piano Star books 1-3 can be ordered from ABRSM’s website www.abrsm.org/pianostar or bought at your local music retailer.

Digitally released piano sheet music and play-along tracks can be ordered at elenacobb.com. Once printed, digital pieces will carry a watermark providing a proof of purchase and licence with your order number. If buying through www.elenacobb.com, please contact Festivals House for the 10% discount code.