YOUNG PIANO 2017

 

 

 

The Prague Conservatoire

presents 

 

12th contest exhibition of piano competition laureates

from the age of 12 to 18 with international attendance

 

THE YOUNG PIANO OF THE PRAGUE

CONSERVATOIRE 2017

 

Saturday 18 November 2017 from 10:00 am

Concert Hall of the Prague Conservatoire, Na Rejdišti 1, Prague 1

 

 

 

 

Conditions of participation:

the age of 12 – 18 /born between 1999 – 2005/, a previous significant place at some of meaningful national or international piano competitions, supported by the copy of a diploma or, in exceptional cases, by the recommendation of a principal of home music school or conservatoire that would guarantee the high level of their student’s performance or /in case the participant does not attend any music school/ by the recommendation of at least two consequential music personages or pedagogues who are acquainted with the participant.

 

Program:

free representative program of duration of 12 - 20 minutes /limit must be kept/.

Performances of participants will be judged by the professional jury, consisting from outstanding artistic and pedagogical characters.

 

Prizes and awards:

all performers will receive a Diploma of Participation at the Young Piano at the end of the exhibition.  

The best participants, chosen by the jury, will be awarded the title “The Laureate of The Young Piano of the Prague Conservatoire 2017” /no order given/ with the right and the duty to perform at the concert of laureates 7 April 2018 at 6:30 pm in the Concert Hall of the Prague Conservatoire.  The concert will be recorded and later broadcasted by Czech Radio Vltava. They also will get interesting gifts from the publishing firm Musica Gioia and the newly cooperating company Drnek Piana.

A possibility of an active participation in International Summer Piano Courses of the Prague Conservatoire 2018 /2 – 12 July 2018/ is a part of appreciation of laureates of YPPC 2017 chosen by the jury. The organizer always used to try to provide them this possibility gratis.

Other prizes being supposed: Unicorn Prize Talent of The Young Piano”    /5 000,- CZK cash/ and gift vouchers for purchasing sheets of music à 1000,- CZK /Talacko Sheet Music/.
 
 

The application email, please, till 18 October 2017 to:

 

mlady.klavir@prgcons.cz

 

or send this in a letter-form by post to the address:

 

Prague Conservatoire

Young Piano 2017

Na Rejdišti 1

110 00 Praha 1

Czech Republic

 

 

The application must include:

the name and the date of birth of the participant, the contact home address together with e-mail address and a phone number, the name of the music school the participant attends, the teacher’s name, the list of contests and artistic achievements, stating the year in which they were achieved. Please, enclose copies of contest diplomas /one diploma from the most important competition would suffice/, eventually - in such cases where the participant neither has been awarded in any competition nor is currently enrolled in any music school - the recommendation and guarantee of home music school or at least two outstanding music personages or pedagogues. The important part of the application is a detailed program of performance, stating its exact time length.

 

Every participant will receive an e-mail's /or by post sent/ confirmation of his/her application and approx. till 5 November 2017 the exact time of his/her performance at the exhibition. Organizers request the right to reduce the number of performers in case the number of applicants markedly exceeds the time limit capacity. In such case, the preference will be given to such candidates who were better placed at the more significant competitions or to those who submitted their application on an earlier date.

Notice: in a case you will not receive our confirmation about your registration let us immediately know. It may be an undelivered mail or another fault.

 

 

New Concert Hall from 2011

 

Accommodation in Prague:

every participant manages by himself.

In the case of cheap accommodation interest we recommend “St. Ludmila Student’s Dormitory” www.kdm.cz  /about 10 min. distance by underground/. 

Cost of accommodation:  from CZK 350 per person and night.

 

Further information concerning The Young Piano of the Prague Conservatoire 2017, including its program /which will be known approximately from 5 November 2017/ you will find on these websites later.

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