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Organizers: Frederick Chopin Society in Moscow (Russia), Conservatory of Music of the Opening University of Guandong with support of Ministry of Culture of Russian Federation and Ministry of Culture of China.

Organizing Committee Chairpersons — Vsevolod Zaderatsky (Russia), Liu Shikun (China).

Artistic Director — Mikhail Aleksandrov (Russia).

General Director — Chan In (China).

The required repertoire of the competition consists of music by F. Chopin exclusively. The competition is held in two age categories:

Juniors (born not before 17.08.2001)

Seniors (born between 18.08.1996 и 16.08.2001)

The competition consists of three rounds and finals with symphony orchestra. Application forms, completed in Russian or English with accompanying documents must be sent to the Organizing Committee not later than June 25, 2018.

The list of document as follows:

a) application form itself

b) birth certificate (copy);

c) brief curriculum vitae;

d) recommendation letter given by a music institution or by two well-known musicians;

e) colour photo;

f) video recording of three works by F. Chopin by participants choice:

Junior category –

1) etude,

2) nocturne,

3) one piece from the second round program – ballade, scherzo or other from the program list.

Senior category –

1) etude,

2) two contrasting preludes,

3) first movement and scherzo from sonata.

Video-recording must be made just with one camera, the hands of the pianist should be seen for the whole duration of the recording. All pieces mus be recorded without interruptions. The recording must be made without installations;

g) for the participants who need a visa to enter China: a photocopy of the first page of the passport (photo, name, number, validity) of the competitor and of the accompanying person/s each.

Organizing Committee of the 11th International Frederic Chopin Competition for Young Pianists

Bld.14, Suschevskaya str., Moscow, 127030

Bogolubov's library of the Arts

(for Frederick Chopin Competition)

+ 7 (926) 2323 697

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www.chopin-competition.com

Conservatory of Music of the Opening University of Guangdong

51 Zumiao Road, Riming Building 2 FL, Chancheng District Foshan Guangdong China 528000

Tel.: + 86 0757 83203160

All documents and videotapes should be sent by e-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

The special selection committee will choose 24 musicians in each category. The invitations for successful participants will be sent by June 25, 2018. The entry fee — $ US 150 must be paid upon arrival in Foshan. It is requested not to send money in cash or checks by mail. The Organizing Committee will provide the contestants and accompanying persons from countries whera visa is required to enter China with the official invitation. The fee for the invitations must be paid upon arrival in Foshan at registration. Travel expenses to China and accommodation in Foshan of the contestants and accompanying person(s) for the time of the competition first and second rounds should be covered by participants or the organizations supporting them. Participants must inform the Organizing Committee about the place, date and time of their arrival for competition, so the Committee could make arrangements for meeting.
The Organizing Committee is covering acmmodation costs (hotel+breakfast) for each contestant passing to the 3d round and one accompanying person starting on the next day after the results of the second round arannounced and to the end of his performances at the competition. The Organizing Committee is covering the tickets (flight or railway) to and from China to all finals 6 participants — 3 juniors, 3 seniors (except of persons residing or studying in Foshan and Guangzhou) but no more USD 1000 each. Finalist’s accompanying persons haven’t rights for covering. Each of participants will be provided a piano room (at least 3 hours daily), and rehearsals on the stage before the performance as well.
The participants arrived for competition but for some reasons not taking part in it will carry all expenses on Foshan staying by themselves.  The contestants’ order of performance will be determined by drawing of lots. Drawing lots and registration will take place on August 6-7, 2018 from 9.00 am to 4.00 pm. All stages of the Competition are open to the public.

JURY

The Jury will consist of internationally distinguished musicians from different countries. The Jury will be guided in its work by rules elaborated by the Organizing Committee. The competition consists of 3 rounds and finals. Not more than 24 contestants will be admitted to the 1st Round in each category. Not more than 12 contestants will be admitted to the 2nd round, not more than 6 – for the 3rd Round, not more than 3 contestants – for the finals.

The Jury has the right to interrupt the performance of contestants, who seem to be incompetent.

The Jury has the authority: 1Not to grant one or more awards 2grant prizes by ex aequo 3. To award special prizes The Jury’s decisions are final and beyond appeal.

PRIZES

Junior Category

1st Prize — $US 7.000, the title of Laureate

2nd Prize —$US 5.000, the title of Laureate

3rd Prize — $US 2.500, the title of Laureate

Three Prizes $US 1000 each and Honorary Diplomas will be awarded to the contestants of Round III not admitted to the final round.

Senior Category

1st Prize — $US 12.000, the title of Laureate

2nd Prize —$US 8.000, the title of Laureate

3rd Prize —$US 4.000, the title of Laureate

Three Prizes $US 1.500 each and Honorary Diplomas will be awarded to the contestants of Round III not admitted to the final round.

Within two years all laureates must perform in concert tours on conditions declared by the Organizing Committee. The Organizing Committee is keeping the rights for translation of all competition phases and final concert on radio and TV, recording, audio and video production as well as distribution without any reward to performers.

COMPETITION PROGRAM

Junior category (born not before 17.08.2001)

I round

One nocturne

two etudes (except of op.10 #3,6 and op.25 #7)

one polonaise

II round

Three preludes

two mazurkas

one waltz

one of the following: Ballade, Scherzo, Fantasy, Variations Brillante, Two Impromptus (F sharp major including), Variations, Rondo

III round

One of Concertos with Piano II accompaniment

Finals

Piano Concerto with Symphony Orchestra

Senior category (born between 18.08.1996 and 16.08.2001)

I round

Two etudes (except of op.10 #3,6 and op.25 #7)

six preludes (by choice)

one of the following: Ballade, Scherzo, Fantasy, Barcarolle, Variations Brillante, Two Impromptus (F sharp major including), Variations, Rondo

II round

One waltz

mazurkas (comlete opus)

one polonaise

III round

One nocturne or one of etudes (op.10 #3,6 and op25 #7)

sonata (by choice)

Finals

Piano Concerto with Symphony Orchestra

For the first time by the organizing Committee in the framework of the youth contest from 4 to 7 August 2018 in Foshan held a competition for teachers-pianists aged 22 to 45 years, which will be held in two rounds:

1st - no more than 20 minutes and

II final - program no more than 30 minutes.

Program presentations can consist entirely of works by Chopin and works of the participant's choice, but with obligatory presence of at least one major plays Chopin in each round.

For the final round will be selected nine participants for which the following prizes:

I prize - 6000 USD

II - $ 4,000 USD

III -2000 USD

6 diplomas for $ 500 and premium of $ 800 for the best concert program.

Participants who pass to the final, the organizing Committee pays for the hotel, starting from 6 August, and the winners of I, II and III premiums offset the costs of ticket, but not more than $ 1,000. Applications for participation according to the form posted above for the Junior category should be sent to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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