RULES AND REGULATIONS

ELIGIBILITY

Category: Junior

  • A. 6 – 9 years old
  • B. 10 – 13 years old
  • C. 14 – 17 years old

Category: Senior

18 – 35 years old

*Age limits as of December 13, 2021

 

APPLICATION 

  • Biographical information: your musical background, as well as references

* Full Name | Email | Phone | Date of Birth | Programme | Short Biography

  • A link to an audition video of up to 15 minutes of performance for ‘Junior Category’ and 20 min for ‘Senior Category’, showing a variety of repertoire and the range and scope of your artistry. (YouTube, Vimeo, etc)
  • The video(s) must be unedited. It does not have to be from a concert performance.
  • The video(s) must have been shot no earlier than December 13, 2020 (1 years before the application deadline).
  • Include only complete movements or complete works (no excerpts).

Concerti and chamber music are not accepted in this competition.

  • Supplemental materials, if required (age statement such as that on your Passport)

SEMI FINAL & FINAL ON YOUTUBE

  • Performances of semi-finalists and finalists will be available to watch on TIPA YouTube channel after the announcement dates.

COMPETITION TIMELINE

Deadline: 17th October 2021

– Semi-finalists Announcement: 7th November

– Finalists Announcement: 21st November

– Winners Announcement: 4th December – TIPA LIVE SHOW broadcast on YouTube

 

PRIZE

  • Recital at the at the Montecatini Piano Festival, MUSIC FESTIVAL SERBIA ‘Belgrade Classics’ at the Kolarac Hall and a concert series at the Steinway Hall Tokyo in 2022-2023 Season
  • High-quality publicity materials and professional photo shoots
  • Comprehensive social media and website consultation and support

Application Fee: £40

 

Montecatini Piano Festival

Bank: NatWest

Account number: 58744789

Sort code: 601437

IBAN: GB67NWBK60143758744789

BIC: NWBKGB2L

Official Website: www.tipamusic.com

Email: info@tipamusic.com