LEOPOLD AUER COMPOSERS COMPETITION 2018

2018 Leopold Auer
International Composers Competition

DEAR FRIENDS
LEOPOLD AUER SOCIETY is very happy to announce

CONTEST FOR THE BEST PIECE COMPOSED FOR
VIOLIN SOLO OR VIOLIN AND PIANO.

RULES AND REGULATIONS:
APPLICATIONS DEADLINE: MAY 31, 2018

Applicants must send:

1.Application form
2. Application Fee
3. Score and parts (PDF) plus MIDI, video or audio recording not later than May 31, 2018

AGE RESTRICTIONS:
None

All contest materials should be sent to:
Leopold Auer Society ( LAS)
leopoldauersociety@gmail.com

SCORES AND RECORDINGS WILL BE REVISED ONLY AFTER APPLICATION AND APPLICATION FEE SUBMITED

Applications Fees:
$25 per entry ( participants allowed to submit up to 3 pieces)

Composition Length:
Maximum 5-6 min

Composition Style;
Any

Composition Difficulty:
Any

Composition Date:
Not earlier than January 1, 2000.

A winning work will be announced not later than June15, 2018
The score of the winning work will be distributed among ALL contestants participating the Senior group Division and will be performed as a MANDATORY piece for the Semi-Final of the Leopold Auer International Violin and String Quartet competition.

The winning piece will be performed at least 12 times during the Semi-Final round and will be future piece for the Gala concert.

Compensation and prize:
Diploma and medal of the Winner of Composers Competition

Leopold Auer Society will pay to the winner $5 per each score (PDF file) sent to the participants (the final sum will depend on the number of applicants for the Senior group of the Violin competition)

In case the Winner of the Composers competition is willing to attend the performances of his/her piece, the competition will pay transportation to the hotel from and to the airport/train station/bus station, and hotel accommodation in St. Petersburg, Russia for the period from the beginning of the Second round of Senior group until the Gala Concert (usually 3-4 days).

Competition will support the visa application to get to Russia but not responsible for the visa fee, air or train tickets.
After applying you will get confirmation letter from Leopold Auer Society ( LAS) required to send your piece to LEOPOLDAUERSOCIETY@GMAIL.COM

31 May 2018
25.00
U.S. Dollar (USD)