"Edelweiss 2019 " is dedicate to the Year of the Lithuanians in the World


CONTEST PLACE AND TIME : the Third International “EDELWEISS” Contest-Festival will be held in Vienna 22-24 November 2019 in the Piano Gallery, Kaisersaal, Kaiserstrasse 10, 1070

Participants of the Contest: The Contest is open for young pianists of all nationalities who were born on or after 22 November 1996 and who play piano solo, or in ensemble (duets, trios, quartets; except for two pianos); instrumental ensembles containing piano (up to 4 members)

 

Participants of the Festival: Young musicians all around the world, born after November 22, 1996, playing any instruments, including folk instruments or singing; piano ensembles (duets, trio, quartets, except 2 piano); instrumental, vokal, mixed ensembles up to 4 members (duets, trio, quartets

 

REPERTOIRE

 

Contest:2 works in different musical styles and moods, preferably at least one piece from the Baroque or Classical era OR Lithuanian composer work. Some Pieces of lithuanian Authors You can find in the website https://klavierwett.jimdo.com/lithuanian-authors/

 

Festival: freely selected ONE piece up to 5 minutes.

 

CONTEST CATEGORYS

 

A, B, C - students from non-formal education music and art schools

 

A +, B +, C + categorys - students from specialized music schools, technical institutes, Academies of Music,

 

TIME

 

A1; B1; C1: up to 5 min

 

A2;B2;C2: up to 7 min

 

A3: up to 9 min; B3;C3: up to 10 min

 

A4: up to 11 min B4;C4: up to 12 min

 

A5 up to 12 min

 

A6 up to 15 min

 

ATTENTION! THE REHEARSAL ROOMS MUST BE ORDERED ON YOUR OWN ON THE INTERNET FOR THE EXTRA PAYMENT 3-7 euro/hour.

 

https://www.klaviergalerie.at/index.php?id=123&L=

 

The competition undertakes to provide 3-5 minutes of acoustic rehearsal in the hall and 15 minutes of rehearsal in class on the day of the performance.

 

CONTEST PARTICIPATION FEE

Solo piano - A1-A5 60€ ; A6-70€

Ensemble - B1-B3, C1-C3 80€ ; B4, C4-90€

 

Deadline - 11. October 2019

 

Participants from non EU area can pay participation fee on place

 

AWARDS

 

· The separate awards will established for the best performances of the works of Lithuanian composers

· GRAND PRIX winners (solo (A, A+ and ensembles B, B+, C, C+) categories) – will be awarded with diplomas, and prizes.

· The laureates of the 1st 2nd, 3rd places (A, A+, B, B+, C, C+ categories) will be awarded with diplomas, and prizes.

· Diploma holders of the Contest will be awarded with diplomas and prizes.

· All participants will be given certificates and souvenirs, their teachers will receive certificates.

 

FESTIVAL:

 

Participants of the festival:

 

·       young musicians all around the world, born after November 22, 1996, playing any instrument, including folk instruments, or singing;

 

·       piano ensembles (except 2 piano);

 

·        instrumental, vocal, mixed ensembles up to 4 members (duets, trio, quartets).

 

Festival repertoire: freely selected ONE piece up to 5 minutes.

PARTICIPATION FEE

 

€ 25 for soloists; 40 € for ensemble

 

Deadline - 11. October 2019

 

 

 

 

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