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RULES

The Competition is open to all pianists. No age limit.





 

a) SELECTION ROUND FOR JUNIOR SECTION

  • Eliminatory Round will take place in several cities for the Junior Section
  • Contestants who cannot travel to the cities where the selection rounds are held, can participate in the Competition selection round by sending a video recording of the complete chosen repertoire (before 15/04/2018), together with application form and fee, to the Head Office.
    Only applicants who perform by memory may be selected for the Final Round. For the applicants registered in the 4-hand degree, performance with score is allowed both for the selection round and the Final.

b) SELECTION ROUND FOR ARTISTIC SECTION

  • Contestants take part in the competition selection round by sending a video recording (DVD, Youtube, Download) with the exception of the candidates registered in the category Jazz Virtuosity which can compete in cities of selection round.
    Applicants must send form, fees and recording before 01/05/2018.
    Only applicants who perform by memory may be selected for the Final Round. For the applicants registered in the 4-hand degree, performance with score is allowed both for the selection round and the Final.


c) AUDITION and FINAL ROUNDS

 ITS DECISIONS ARE FINAL.
Selected applicants must perform by memory (except the 4-Hand degree) the same program as the Audition. No additional fees to be paid.
The name of Jury members will be announced the day of the Final.
The Jury may not give all the awards, and may stop the performance when it has decided it was enough to give a mark.

d) DEADLINE

Live Audition: Three weeks before the chosen audition dates.
Submit DVD: Together with Application form, fees and recording before 15/04/2018 (Junior section) or before 01/05/2018 (Artistic section).

The application fee is non-refundable regardless of the reason.

- Travel and Accomodation expenses must be borne by the applicant.

- In case of disagreement, only the french text will be referred to.




 

AWARDS



No results will be given by phone, certificates and diplomas will be mailed. 

a) AUDITION ROUND :

After the audition, the applicant will be mailed a certificate stating their award :

- Junior section :
1st Prize Finalist, 1st or 2nd or 3rd or 4th Prize or encouragements.

-Artistic Section :
1st Prize Finalist, 1st or 2nd or 3rd or 4th or 5th Prize

Only applicants awarded a 1st Prize Finalist will be admitted to the Final Round.


b) FINAL ROUND :

After the final Round, the CMF Diploma of applicants will be mailed.

RESULTS :

The results will be announced every Sunday evening in the finales

 

TOTAL PRIZES IN FINAL : 12 000 €     

 

CLASSICAL PIANO
Infant
Initial, Beginner
Preparatory, Elementary
Medium, Superior
Virtuosity I and II
Virtuosity III
Excellence
Artist Superior
Artist Virtuosity
Artist Excellence
Artist Concert Diploma

PIANO RHYTHM ’S
Infant
Initial, Beginner
Preparatory, Elementary
Medium
Superior
Artist Virtuosity

PIANO 4 HAND
Infant
Initial, Beginner
Preparatory, Elementary
Medium
Superior
Virtuosity
Artist Excellence

 


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850 €
1 500 €
2 000 €


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- Editions H. LEMOINE Prize -
a gift voucher of 30 € for the best performance of their pieces
600 €

- Editions Schott Music Prize -
a gift voucher of 30 € for the best performance of their pieces
360 €

- Editions Soldano Prize -
a gift voucher of 30 € for the best performance of their pieces
30 €


- Teresa Janina Czekaj Prize: -
for the best performance of a piece by F. Chopin (Artistic section)
100 €

- Sylvain THOMAS Prize -
for the best performance of their pieces
160 €

- Ginette GAUBERT Prize -
for the best performance of the piece "Elegy" by A. Babadjanian (Concert Diploma)
300 €

 

Award Ceremony and Cocktail

every Sunday evening in the finales

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