Rules and Regulations

Application Deadline:  

   

How to Apply:                

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Age Category:                     

Application Fee:                                 

 

 

 

 

 

Repertoire: 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Performance Time        

                               

 

 

 

Awards:

 

 

 

Saturday, August 15 @ 11:59pm PST

1)  Please click the Sign Up page at the top right corner. Follow the instruction to finish the sign up process

2) Upload the video(s) onto YouTube

3) Email the URL to                                                      bayareapianocompetition@gmail.com

Please include in your e-mail:

-  Student full name

-  Piece #1 Title, Composer, Movement (if any), Key

-  Piece #2 (if any) Title, Composer, Movement (if any), Key

In each video, the contestant should be visible in frame, from head to feet.

 

 

5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-17, and adult 18 +

Regular Fee - apply between July 1 to August 15

$65 for participants age 5-8

$70 for participants age 9 to 12

$75 for participants age 13 and up

All the participants will receive judge's comments

 

 

1-2 solo piano pieces in classical genre (No pop, rock, jazz, film, country, rock music...etc)

NO REPEAT

-Memory required

-No simplified, transcripted, or arranged versions

-No duet, ensembles, or piano concertos are allowed

Age 5-6 and age 7-8 category : 8 minutes maximum

Age 9-10 and age 11-12: 12 minutes maximum

Age 13 and up: 15 minutes maximum

 

- 1st Place winner(s): $100 cash award and a certificate

- 2nd Place Winner(s): $90 cash award and a certificate

- 3rd Place Winner(s): $80 cash award and a certificate

- Merit Award certificates will also be distributed

Other participants receive Certificate of Participation

All Decisions are FINAL

- The minimum number of participants is 15, or the competition will be cancelled. In case of cancellation, participants will receive refund of application fee.

- One week upon the audition. every contestant will receive an email whether or not he or she is selected as winner.

-1st Place winners in the past season are not eligible to compete in the same age category.

-The Competition Committe reserves the right to use video and photo materials for the Competition.

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