presented by Connecticut Chopin Foundation, Inc.
East Tennessee State University - Creative Arts Scholarship:
It is a four-year scholarship (approx. 19, 00 USD a year, total - 76,000 USD)
The competition is open to pianists of all nationalities.
Entry is through video submission (online link like YouTube or similar) within four age categories (the group is determined by the player’s age on the day the video recording is submitted):
Category “Junior”: up to 10 years old (max 10 min.)
Category " Piano Talents": up to 13 years old (max 13 min.)
Category “Young Virtuosi”: up to 16 years (max 15 minutes)
Category “Young Artist” up to 19 years (max 20 minutes)
Category “Piano Masters” no age limit (max 25 minutes)
Participation in multiply categories is encouraged.
Any participant can take part in various categories under following conditions :
1.Will pay all application fees respectively.
2. Will present different repertoire for each category.
The organizers reserve the right to make changes to the rules, schedule and other information at any time.
Announcement of winners:
All participants will be notified of the jury’s decision by e-mail
Awards will be delivered during winners concert or sent directly to laureates.
Prize-winners invited to the final concert are responsible for their own travel and accommodation expenses.