Lansum International Music Festival

 

2017 Lansum International Music Festival  

 

Piano Open Competition Categories

Category
Age Maximum Minutes
POA up to 7  7
POB 8-9 9
POC 10-11 12
POD 12-14 15
POE 15-17 20
OC 18-27 20

 

 

Strings & Winds Open Competition Categories

Category
Age Maximum Minutes
OA 6 - 13 10
OB 14 - 17 15
OC 18 - 27 20



 

Piano Open Competition Repertoire Requirement:

Category POA: up to 7 years of age

  • Performance time limit is 7 min. 
  • Two rounds: Preliminary round and Final round.
  • Two pieces in contrasting styles, free choice. 
  • Preliminary round and Final round: the program should be the same. 

Category POB: 8-9 years of age

  • Performance time limit is 9 min. 
  • Two rounds: Preliminary round and Final round. 
  • Two pieces in contrasting styles, one Classical period place, the other is free choice. 
  • Preliminary round and Final round: the program should be the same. 

Category POC:10-11 years of age

  • Performance time limit is 12 min. 
  • Two rounds: Preliminary round and Final round. 
  • Two pieces or more in contrasting styles, one movement from Haydn, Mozart or Beethoven Sonatas or variations, the others are free choices. 
  • Preliminary round and Final round: the program should be the same pieces. 

Category POD:12-14 years of age

  • Performance time limit is 15 min. 
  • Two rounds: Preliminary round and Final round. 
  • Two pieces or more in contrasting styles, one Classical period piece, the others are free choices. 
  • Preliminary round and Final round: the program should be the same pieces. 

Category POE:15-17 years of age

  • Performance time limit is Semi-Final 17 min, Final 20 min. 
  • Three rounds: Preliminary round, Semi-Final round, and Final round. 
  • Preliminary round requires two or more pieces. the program of the Preliminary round may include the same pieces to be played in the Semi-Final round or Final round. 
  • Semi-Final program requires two or more pieces in contrasting styles, one virtuoso etude, the others are free choices. 
  • Final round program requires two or more pieces in contrasting styles, one piece from J.S. Bach, the others are free choices. 
  • Final round program should not include any repeated work from Semi-Final. 

Category OC: 18-27 years of age

  • Performance time limit is Semi-Final 20 min, Final 20 min. 
  • Three rounds: Preliminary round, Semi-Final round, and Final round. 
  • Semi-Final round: It requires one piece from any composer in Contemporary Era, one piece from Baroque Era, the other pieces are free choices.
  • Final round: It requires one piece from any composer in Classic Era, one piece from Romantic Era, the other pieces are free choices.
  • Final round program should not include any repeated work from Semi-Final. 

 

Strings & Winds Open Competition Repertoire Requirement:

Category OA: 6-13 years of age

  • Performance time limit is 10 min. 
  • Two rounds: Preliminary round and Final round. 
  • It requires one piece from any composer in Contemporary Era, and the other pieces are free choice(s).
  • Preliminary round and Final round: the program should be the same pieces. 

Category OB: 14-17 years of age

  • Performance time limit is 15 min. 
  • Two rounds: Preliminary round and Final round. 
  • It requires one piece from any composer in Contemporary Era, one piece from any composer in Classic Era, and the other piece(s) are free choices.
  • Prelliminary round and Final round: the program should be the same pieces. 

Category OC: 18-27 years of age

  • Performance time limit is 20 min. 
  • Three rounds: Preliminary round, Semi-Final round, Final round. 
  • Semi-Final round: It requires one piece from any composer in Contemporary Era, one piece from Baroque Era, the other pieces are free choices.
  • Final round: It requires one piece from any composer in Classic Era, one piece from Romantic Era, the other pieces are free choices.
  • Final round program should not include any repeated work from Semi-Final.