Young Musician of the Year Award

Calling all musicians at BIS! is inviting primary and secondary students with a passion for music to take part in their UAE Young Musician of the Year 2018 competition.

This is a major competition with judges, prizes and performance opportunities. Shortlisted finalists will have the opportunity to perform at the Madinat Theatre in Dubai to an audience, be mentored by award winning singer-songwriter legend Abbo Abbondandolo, and win cash prizes (the winner will be awarded AED10,000, second place AED6,000 and third place AED4,000.)

This competition is free to enter and is available to all students from Primary to Secondary.

If your child is interested in applying please note the following rules:
• The music video should be no longer than 3 minutes 20 seconds
• Entrants can be solo performances, duets, or groups of children in a band.
• Applications need to be uploaded in video format to
• Applications must be submitted by 18th October 2018.
Click here to view more rules

Once the competition closes the videos will be judges by a specially selected panel including professional saxophonist Adam Long, and orchestral and session violinist Anna Pym. The music videos will also be opened up to public voting.

If you require any information please see the WhichSchoolAdvisor website for more details by clicking here, or see Ms Kate Rochell (