The 57th Competition

Outline

■ DIVISION OF PERFORMANCE

Piano, Voice, Violin and other Strings, Winds and Ensemble.

■ ELIGIBILITY

The Competition is open to the candidates of all nationalities born in or before 1995.

FINAL ROUND COMPETITION:
Selected applicants will enter the final round of the competition.
*Selected applicants will be announced in the Nishinihon Newspaper and also Nishinihon Ongaku Kyokai will contact them directly within a couple of days after the audition.

■ TERMS OF PERFORMANCE

Time of Performance:

Piano, Winds, Strings and Ensemble : within 15 mins
Voice : within 11 mins

Pieces to be performed:

Instrumental division -> 1 Free piece
Piano division -> Concerto is not acceptable

Ensemble pieces should be pieces which have originally been written for ensemble. If you have an ensemble with singers, you should be at least with two singers.

*It is possible to play either the same number of the audition or different one at the final round.

■ SCHEDULE OF THE COMPETITION

AUDITION:

Tuesday , April 10th 2012: The recording must have reached us by this date

FINAL ROUND (planning):

Saturday, June 16th, 2012, 10:30am~ Winds, Strings, Voice and Ensemble
Sunday, June 17th, 2012, 10am~ Piano

Please attend the final day so that you can receive the results.

■ VENUE:SUENAGA Cultural Center Hall (click for directions)

SUENAGA Cultural Center Hall

Address: 1-11-50 Nanakuma, Jyonan-ku, Fukuoka city TEL:092-821-3338

Jury

Hiroshi Kurokawa / Gudo Hasui / Taras Demchyshyn / Volker Renicke (Conductor) / Marcella Reale/Biei Noran/Tiziana Ducati