Bingham and District Choral Society is offering a bursary and prize to a performer with an interest in classical music.  Applications will be welcomed from singers who will be under the age of 24 on 31st October 2019, and who normally live in the East Midlands.

The Bursary, named in honour of the Choir’s Patron and his wife, is for £1,000, to be used by the winner to further their musical education.  The Prize will be the opportunity to perform at a future BDCS concert.

Full terms and conditions and information on how to enter can be found on the Choir’s website,  and the closing date is Thursday 31st October.  Up to five applicants will be short-listed, and invited to perform at a final selection concert to be held on Saturday 18th January 2020, in Bingham Parish Church.  The judging panel will include Angela Kay MBE and Guy Turner, Musical Director of BDCS.  The prize administrator is Beryl Cottrill, who may be contacted by Email at