PRIZE FUND Chamber Music Group I: 1st prize 1500 BGN, 2nd prize 1250 BGN, 3rd prize 1000 BGN, Chamber Music Group II:1st prize 4000 BGN, 3000 BGN, 3rd prize 2000 BGN, Composition:1st prize 4000 BGN, 2nd prize 3000 BGN, 3rd prize 2000 BGN,Special Prizes:Special Prize of the European Union of Music Competitions for Youth – EMCY for an exceptional performance.

FOURTEENTH INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION "YOUNG VIRTUOSOS 2018

I. General Conditions

1. The competition is addressed to young performers and 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:
Chamber music and Composition


2.2. Age groups

Chamber music
Group I - up to 19 years – average age of the ensemble.
Group II - up to 31 years – average age of theensemble.

Composition
Up to 35 years of age – born after 1.01.1983

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:

A. For the category Chamber music - MONDAY, 26th MARCH 2018
B. For the category Composition - MONDAY, 1st OCTOBER 2018

2. The application forms are available on the website of the “Young Virtuosos 2018” International Competition 2018”.

3. The application forms for the categories Chamber music and Composition must be accompanied by the following documents:

For category Chamber music:
- a document certifying the age of the participants;
- two artistic photos (.jpg, 800 x 500);
- a short artistic biography of the participants;
- a receipt of paid Registration fee of:
a). 60 (sixty) EURO for Duo or Trio
b). 100 (hundred) EURO for Quartet or Quintet or Declaration for personal payment on the cash-desk of the Competition.

For category Composition:
- a document certifying the age of the participant;
- two artistic photos (.jpg, 800 x 500);
- a short artistic biography of the participant;
- a receipt of paid Registration fee of 30 (thirty) EURO for each submitted work;
- PDF file of one or more works written in the last five years;

4. The candidates could pay the fee on the cash-desk of the Competition (for the category Chamber music) or via Bank transfer (for the categories Chamber music and Composition) 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. All candidates who will pay the Registration fee on the cash-desk of the Competition must add to the application documents the Declaration Model 1.
7. Late registration or the lack of any of the required documents will make the application void.
8. All the candidates in the category Chamber music will be notified about their admission to the competition and will receive a schedule of appearance in their categories.

Download the Thirteenth International Competition "Young Virtuosos 2018" Regulations


INTERNATIONAL JURY CHAMBER MUSIC: - To be announced. INTERNATIONAL JURY COMPOSITION: - To be announced