The 61th Competition

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■ 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 2000 (for the piano and violin section you must be at least 14 years).

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 piece of the audition or different one at the final round.

■ SCHEDULE OF THE COMPETITION

AUDITION:

Friday, July 29th 2016: The recording must have reached us by this date

FINAL ROUND (planning):

Friday, August 5th 2016, final day for submission to the final round.

Tuesday, July 28th 2016, final day for submission to the final round.

This year's competition is played without divisions.

Sunday, August 28th 2016, 1pm~6pm Voice and Ensemble
Proclamation of the results on Sunday, August 28th 2016 after the competition.

■ 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