Preliminary audition in Seoul

THE PRELIMINARY AUDITIONS

to the 12th International Paderewski Piano Competition in Bydgoszcz


Seoul                                                            

May 25th, 2022

Yamaha Music Korea Ltd.

Yamaha Music Communication Center,

2F, Prudential Tower, 298, Gangnam-daero, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Korea


 

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RULES


 

REPERTOIRE FOR PRELIMINARY AUDITIONS (maximum - 30 minutes)

 

1. Each competitor of preliminary auditions shall perform:

a) 2 virtuoso etudes (one of them by F. Chopin);

b) the first or more movements of a classical sonata (yet always inclusively with the first movement);

c) one or two works of competitor’s choice, in different character, but not from the classical period.



ONLY IN EXCEPTIONAL CASES

 

A pianist who on some well substantiated grounds proves he/she is incapable of participating in the Preliminary Auditions shall receive the approval of the Competition Office to send the recording presenting the Preliminary Auditions repertoire on DVD by June 15th, 2022 at the address of the Paderewski Music Association in Bydgoszcz.

 

NOTICE:

The recording shall present the performance of the pianist’s hands, his/her whole silhouette and right profile; it shall be taken with one camera, without any editing. To improve sound quality the use of external microphones is advised.

 

The recording shall be signed by the applicant and its authenticity must be confirmed by the pianist’s recent professor or other known musician. Said confirmation shall also contain a telephone number, facilitating - if need be - direct contact.




Competition sponsors
Competition partners
The Competition is financed by
The Competition is financed by: the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of Republic of Poland from the Fund of the Promotion of Culture – a State purpose–specific Fund, as part of the “Music” program, implemented by the National Institute of Music and Dance and the City of Bydgoszcz.
A Partner of the International Paderewski Piano Competition is Kujawsko-Pomorskie Region.