Springboard not only provides a platform for performers in the classes they enter, but can lead to other performance opportunities.

Our Festival Highlights Concert brings together actors, instrumentalists and singers in a glorious finale to the Festival. This will be held at Brighton & Hove High School GDST at 7.00pm date to be confirmed.

Tickets will be on sale throughout the Festival. Performers are selected on the basis of recommendations by the adjudicators.

Some of the performers at the 2016 concert.

Other opportunities to perform have included, in the past few years:

Musicians of All Saints Tea Concerts in Lewes – a joint recital by some of the more advanced musicians. The next concert will be on: 4.30pm on Sunday 23 April 2017 at St Michael’s Church, High Street, Lewes.

Chapel Royal, Brighton – lunchtime concert given by musicians and actors

Some of the performers at a memorable concert in March 2014.

The Annual Conference of the British and International Federation of Festivals – after-dinner entertainment provided by a small group of Springboard performers

Springboard performers being applauded by delegates from festivals around the country, at The Old Ship hotel in Brighton.

The Brighton Youth Orchestra – selected participants in the Senior Concerto class are invited to perform with the orchestra. Esther Kim appeared with them in 2015, playing the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto, and Andrew Gallacher played Liszt’s Piano Concerto no. 2 with the BYO in November 2016.

Esther Kim.