INTERNATIONAL COMPOSERS COMPETITION "PANCHO VLADIGEROV 2019

INTERNATIONAL COMPOSERS COMPETITION "PANCHO VLADIGEROV 2019
The Organizing Committee of the Young Virtuosos Foundation in collaboration with the Intellectual Legacy of Pancho Vladigerov Foundation are proud to announce the edition of the INTERNATIONAL COMPOSERS COMPETITION "PANCHO VLADIGEROV 2019" in the categories PIANO WORKS and WORKS FOR CHAMBER ENSEMBLE. The works should be written in particular for the competition and to be associated with the 120th anniversary of the birth of the classic of the Bulgarian music Prof. Pancho Vladigerov. The International Jury sessions will be held in Sofia from 9 to 13 December 2019.
I. GENERAL CONDITIONS
1. The competition is addressed to young composers from all nationalities, specialties and age groups as specified in point 2 of the General Conditions.
2. The competition is held in the following age groups and categories:
2.1. Categories:
Composition
2.2. Age groups:
Up to 35 years of age – born after 1.01.1984
2.3. Categories:
- Category "Piano compositions" with duration up to 6 minutes
- Category "Compositions for Chamber ensemble" with duration up to 10 minutes.

II. REGISTRATION

1. The registration for participation in the competition is done only by Application Form. The application forms for all disciplines must arrive IN A ELECTRONICAL WAY no later than:

MONDAY, 2nd DECEMBER 2019

2. The application forms are available on the website of the INTERNATIONAL COMPOSERS COMPETITION "PANCHO VLADIGEROV 2019".

3. The application forms must be accompanied by the following documents:

- a document certifying the age of the participants;
- two artistic photos (.jpg, 800 x 500);
- a short artistic biography of the participant;
- a bank receipt of paid Registration fee of 30 (thirty) EURO for each submitted work;
- PDF file of one or more compositions written in particular for the competition and to be associated with the 120th anniversary of the birth of the classic of the Bulgarian music Prof. Pancho Vladigerov. The cover and first page of the work should not contain the author's name, and only an 8 digits code on the cover page should be specified.
- Application form with the 8 digits code a specified composer's name and title of the work.

4. The candidates should pay the fee via Bank transfer to the following bank account:

“Young virtuosos” Foundation
UNICREDIT BULBANK
Sofia Pametnik Levski
Sofia, 1, Yanko Sakazov Blvd.
IBAN: BG23 UNCR 7000 1522 4504 49
BIC: UNCRBGSF

5. Registration fee deposited by an absent participants or candidate who doesn’t meet the conditions for participation is not refundable.
6. Late registration or the lack of any of the required documents will make the application void.

III. REPERTOIRE

COMPOSITION
Up to 35 years of age – born after 1.01.1984

Cathegory "Piano compositions"
One or more compositions for solo piano with duration up to 6 minuteswritten in particular for the competition and to be associated with the 120th anniversary of the birth of the classic of the Bulgarian music Prof. Pancho Vladigerov.

Cathegory "Compositions for Chamber ensemble"
One or more compositions for chamber ensemble up to 3 performers with duration up to 10 minutes written in particular for the competition and to be associated with the 120th anniversary of the birth of the classic of the Bulgarian music Prof. Pancho Vladigerov.

The compositions must be sent electronicaly only in PDF format on the e-mail of the secretariat of the Competition vladigerovcompetition@abv.bg no later than:

MONDAY, 2nd DECEMBER 2019

PRIZES

Category "Piano compositions"
1-st prize – 4000 BGN
2-nd prize – 3000 BGN
3-rd prize – 2000 BGN

Category "Compositions for Chamber ensemble"
1-st prize – 4000 BGN
2-nd prize – 3000 BGN
3-rd prize – 2000 BGN

VI. APPLICATION FORM
The Application Form, the Compositions and all the supporting documents must be sent to the Organizational Committee of the Competition ONLY by E-mail on: vladigerovcompetition@abv.bg no later than:
MONDAY, 2nd DECEMBER 2019

Adrress of the competition:
Sofia – 1000, 10, Yuriy Venelin str.
www.yvcompetition.org

The Application forms are available on the website of the “Young Virtuosos” Competition.

VII. FINAL DECREE
1. All the recording rights of the performances from the final Laureate Concert are sole property of the Young Virtuosos Foundation and INTERNATIONAL COMPOSERS COMPETITION "PANCHO VLADIGEROV 2019".
2. Participation in the competition will be taken to mean acknowledging the above set of rules.
3. The decisions of the jury are final and incontestable and the contestants do not have the right to appeal.
4. Only the Bulgarian text of the rules is definitive.

More info on
https://yvcompetition.org/

2 Dec 2019
30.00
Euro (EUR)