THIRD Annual Youth Piano Competition

***PIANO, VIOLIN, GUITAR***

SAT/SUN January 25/26, 2020

  • Applications submitted by December 15 at $75
  • Applications submitted after December 15 are $100
  • Last day to register is January 15, 2020

The Piano School of NYC is proud to announce its Third Annual Youth Competition.

The Competition will be held on January 25th-26th, 2020 at the Church of Christ and St. Stephens, 120 West 69th Street New York.

The Piano School of NYC is a Non-Profit Organization, 501(c)(3) and all the proceeds of the event will be devolved for supporting some of the School projects (outreach programs at local schools, after-school programs and senior centers)

RULES AND REGULATIONS

  • The Competition will be one live round for each competing category.
  • The categories of the Competition are as following:
    • JUNIOR CATEGORY: ages 4- 10
    • SENIOR CATEGORY: ages 11-17
  • No participant can apply for a category not related to his/her age. All the participants to the Competition will need to show proof of age at the time of the Auditions.
  • The Jury will select 3 winners in each category and will assign special prizes. All the votes and decisions of the Jury are final.
  • Application to this Competition constitutes acceptance of the conditions here listed.
  • All the winners are obligated to perform in the Final Concert without remuneration ( additional fees apply for the Registration $75/$100 and Guest fess at the door at $25/pp)
  • Competitors are not allowed to have any educational relationship with members of the Jury.
  • Every participant must prepare a program with a choice of two contrasting pieces.
  • The total time for the audition must not exceed 5 for Junior category, and 7 minutes for Senior and Young Adults categories.

PRIZES

The Jury will select 3 winners per category and will have the possibility to award special prizes.

JUNIOR CATEGORY
First Prize:DiplomaInvitation to perform at the Piano School of NYC Winners Concert in Spring 2020
Second Prize:DiplomaInvitation to perform at the Piano School of NYC Winners Concert in Spring 2020
Third Prize:DiplomaInvitation to perform at the Piano School of NYC Winners Concert in Spring 2020
SENIOR CATEGORY
First Prize:DiplomaInvitation to perform at the Piano School of NYC Winners Concert in Spring 2020$75 gift card
Second Prize:DiplomaInvitation to perform at the Piano School of NYC Winners Concert in Spring 2020$50 gift card
Third Prize:DiplomaInvitation to perform at the Piano School of NYC Winners Concert in Spring 2020$25 gift card
  • Special prizes will be assigned for these categories with an invitation to perform at the Winners Recital in Winter/Spring 2020:

o   Best Romantic piece performance

o   Best Classical piece performance

o   Best Contemporary/Original piece performance

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2nd Annual Youth Piano Competition Winners