Rules and regulations
1. The 2018 Competition is open to all pianists between the ages of 7 and 27. (This rule does not apply to 2018 Festival participants).
2. Pianists born after July 1st, 2004 are to compete with the Future Maestro program participants.
3. Pianists born after July 1st, 1991 are to compete with the Artist program participants.
4. Competition repertoire must include at least 2 pieces performed in front of the Jury members (which will be selected by the Artistic Directors).
5. To apply, please use the festival application form and make a note - "Competition only".
6. The application fee is $100 which includes a festival pass for the day of the Competition. We accept Paypal or check.
Accepted participants will be informed before June 15th 2018. Not accepted applicants will have their fee refunded.
7. The Jury reserves the right to not to award a prize, to share prize etc. All decisions of the Jury are final and not subject to appeal.
By agreeing to participate you agree to all the rules stated above.
One Grand Prize:
Performance opportunity - Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, NYC 2018-19 season
FUll Tuition - 2019 Festival
1st prize - $450 towards 2019 Festival tuition, diploma;
2nd prize - $300 towards 2019 Festival tuition, diploma;
3rd prize - $200 towards 2019 Festival tuition, diploma;
1st prize - $750 towards 2019 Festival tuition, diploma;
2nd prize - $500 towards 2019 Festival tuition, diploma;
3rd prize - $300 towards 2019 Festival tuition, diploma;
The Competition will take place during the 2018 festival at the Garrison Forest School Performance Arts Center.
Exact dates and times will be announced later.