The 58th Competition

Outline

■ NEWS

  • There's a public price awarded by the audience.
  • From this year on, the organization has decided to propose an official piano accompanist for the final round

■ 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 15 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:

Monday, June 3rd 2013: The recording must have reached us by this date

FINAL ROUND (planning):

Friday, July 12th 2013, 10:30am~ Piano
Saturday, July 13th 2013, 10am~ Winds and Strings
Saturday, July 13th 2013, 2pm~ Voice and Ensemble
Proclamation of the results on Saturday, July 13th 2013 after the competition.

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:090-9479-6632