TIME LIMIT FOR ALL JUNIOR PIANO CLASSES (unless otherwise stated) 
Under 10 years - 2½ minutes 
Under 14 years - 4 minutes 
Under 18 years - 8 minutes   

Junior Piano
1 NOVICE A 14 years & under  (Time Limit 2.5 minutes)
2 NOVICE B14 years & under (Time Limit 2.5 minutes)
3 NOVICE A15 -17 years (Time Limit 2.5 minutes)
4 NOVICE B15 -17 years  (Time Limit 2.5 minutes)
4a FIRST FESTIVAL Under 10 years  (Time Limit 2.5 minutes)
4b FIRST FESTIVAL Under 14 years (Time Limit 2.5 minutes)
4c FIRST FESTIVAL Under 14 years (Time Limit 2.5 minutes)

Baroque
5 Under 10 years 
6 Under 14 years 
7 Under 18 years 

Classical
8 Under 10 years 
9 Under 14 years 
10 Under 18 years 

Romantic
11 Under 10 years 
12 Under 14 years 
13 Under 18 years 

20th Century
14 Under 10 years 
15 Under 14 years 
16 Under 18 years 

Swing, Blues & Jazz
17 Under 10 years 
18 Under 14 years 
19 Under 18 years    

Recitial Classes Performers will be judged on their programme choice and presentation as well as their performance. They should introduce their programme to the audience. (NB Introduction time is included in the time limit)
20 Grade 6 & below A group of contrasting pieces (Time Limit 6 - 10 minutes)
21 Grade 7 & over A group of contrasting pieces (Time Limit 10 - 12 minutes)

Class 21 Recital
The winner of this class who achieves
a qualifying mark of 88 or above
will receive free entry into the
EMMANUEL PIANO COMPETITION
London, First prize is £300 and the
opportunity of a London Recital

Associated Board Grade Classes One piece from the current syllabus (including alternative pieces for each grade)
22 Grade 1 (Time Limit 2 minutes)
22a Grade 2 (Time Limit 2 minutes)
23 Grade 3 (Time Limit 4 minutes)
23a Grade 4 (Time Limit 4 minutes)
24 Grade 5 (Time Limit 6 minutes)
24a Grade 6 (Time Limit 6 minutes)
25 Grade 7 (Time Limit 8 minutes)
25a Grade 8 (Time Limit 8 minutes)

Duets & Trios
26 Under 10 years (Time Limit 2½ minutes)
27 Under 14 years (Time Limit 3½ minutes)
28 Under 18 years (Time Limit 5 minutes)
29 CHILD Under 11 years & ADULT (Time Limit 2½ minutes)
30 CHILD Under 14 years & ADULT (Time Limit 3½ minutes)
30a CHILD Under 18 years & ADULT (Time Limit 4 minutes)
31 Under 14 years PIANO TRIO Six hands at one Piano (Time Limit 5 minutes)
32 Under 18 years PIANO TRIO Six hands at one Piano (Time Limit 5 minutes)