Competition - solo guitar

COMPETITION SOLO GUITAR:

Category I: Candidates born in 2008 or younger

Saturday, March 16th, Music School Stanković, Main Hall            

Two or more compositions different in style and character, duration 3-5 minutes

Category II: Candidates born in 2006 or younger

Saturday, March 16th, Music School Stanković, Main Hall

Two or more compositions, different in style and character, duration 5-7 minutes                                        

Category III: Candidates born in 2004 or younger

First stage: Friday, March 15th, Kombank dvorana, Hall no.6

Two or more compositions, different in style and character, up to 8 minutes

Second stage: Saturday, March 16th, Faculty of Music

Two or more compositions, different in style and character, up to 8 minutes

Category IV: Candidates born in 2002 or younger

First stage: Friday, March 15th, Music School Vučković    

Two or more compositions, different in style and character, up to 10 minutes

Second stage: Saturday, March 16h, Faculty of Music

Two or more compositions, different in style and character, up to 12 minute

Category V: Candidates born in 2000 or younger

First stage: Friday, March 15th, Music School Stanković, Main Hall

Two or more compositions, different in style and character, up to 12 minutes

Second stage: Saturday, March 16th, Central Millitary Club, Main Hall

Two or more compositions, different in style and character, up to 20 minutes

Category VI: Candidates born in 1987 or younger

First stage: Friday, March 15th, Central Millitary Club, Main Hall

Two or more compositions, different in style and character, up to 15 minutes

Second stage: Saturday, March 16th, Central Millitary Club, Main Hall

Two or more compositions, different in style and character, up to 25 minutes

AWARDS

SOLO GUITAR

Category I:

I           100 €, Professional photo shooting – Photo Book,

            Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

II         60 €, Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

III        30 €, Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

IV        Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

V          Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

VI        Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

VII       Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

VIII      Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

Category II:

I           120 €, Professional photo shooting – Photo Book,

            Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

II         70 €, Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

III        40 €, Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

IV        Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

V          Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

VI        Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

VII       Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

VIII      Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

Category III:

I           150 €, Professional photo shooting – Photo Book,

            Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

II         100 €, Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

III        50 €, Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

Category IV:

I           200 €, Professional photo shooting – Photo Book, Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag, free registration fee for « VOLOS GUITAR FESTIVAL 2019» and diploma

II         120 €, Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

III        80 €, Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

Category V:

I           300€, a handmade guitar, profesional photo shooting – Photo Book, Savarez,

            D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

II         200 €, Professional photo shooting – Photo Book,

            Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

III        150 €, Profesional photo shooting– Photo Book,

            Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

Category VI:

I           2.000€, a special handmade guitar, work of PAVLOS GYPAS, Greece, worth 5.000€, Professional photo shooting – Photo Book, Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag, diploma and performance on the GUITAR ART FESTIVAL 2019 & BALATON GUTAR FESTIVAL 2020

II         800 €, Accord Case, Professional photo shooting – Photo Book,

            Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

III        400 €, Profesional photo shooting – Photo Book,

            Savarez, D'Addario, Guitar Art gift bag and diploma

NOTES:

* Only active, passive or employed participant of the festival has a right to play on the competition, except of candidates of guitar in chamber music, Category I and II in solo guitar, that can participate in competition, without being active or passive participant of the Festival.

* The prices for the participation on the competition:

Solo guitar:

            Category I:     30 €

            Category II:    40 €

            Category III:   50 €

            Category IV:   60 €

            Category V:    70 €    

            Category VI:   80 € 

Guitar in chamber music:

            Category I:     40€ +    5€ per member

            Category II:    60€ + 10€ per member

            Category III:   80€ + 15€ per member

            Category IV:   A group: 50€ + 5€ per member

                                    B group: 70€ + 5€ per member

                                    C group: 90€ + 5€ per member

 

* The competition is open to public.

* Four different juries in the first stage and two global in the finals consisting of lecturers (participating in the festival) in III, IV, V and VI categories of the solo gutar competition and two global juries in guitar in chamber music competition and I & II categories of solo guitar  will follow the competition and decide on the awards in guitar competition.

* The decisions of the juries are final.

* The list of candidates' will be determined by picking names and will be announced on the March 13th, 2019 (16.30) in Kombank dvorana (Festival's office).

* At the end of the I stage, 15th of March at 20:00, at Kombank dvorana, the score list for all categories  of the I stage in solo guitar competition will be announced.

* From 4 to 6 candidates from III, IV, V and VI category in guitar in the first stage will continue to compete in the second stage (finals).

* The candidates must perform the compositions from memory (except the candidates of guitar in chamber music).

* The candidates can not play the same composition in both first and second stage.

* The candidates of solo guitar category can also apply for the category guitar in chamber music.

* Requested duration of the composition refers to the candidate’s / duo's / ensemble's performance as a whole.

* In case of exceeding the requested duration the jury has the right to stop the candidate’s / duo's / ensemble's playing.

* In case two candidates / duo / ensembles have the same score, younger one will be given priority

* In the Category of guitar of chamber music, the candidates are allowed to freely form duo's / ensemble's composition (instrumental, baroque, clasical, vocal, non-standard...).

* Guitars, as well as the money and other awards will be given to the winners of the competition on the March 17th, 2019 in Kolarac Endowment (Main hall) at 19.00h.

* The jury evaluation of all categories will be transparent and available to the candidats for the revision and conversation with the jury members.

* The Festival retains the right to its own method of evaluation and the candidates agree with it.