La Vilavella Classical Music-International Masterclass & Festival convenes the first edition of the International competition La Vilavella Classical Music.

 

The aim of the competition is to be a platform for the expression of the musical talent of our students, in order to empower, promote and project it both nationally and internationally in the field of Classical Music.

 

I.-Competition 

1.-The competition will consist of three phases.

a)Pre-selection

b) Semifinal

c) Final 

 

II.-Requirements 

1.- Only for students enrolled in the Specialties of interpretation offered, except students enrolled in the management of Orchestra course 6th edition of La Vilavella Classical Music-International Masterclass & Festival 2018.

 

III.-Inscripcion 

1.-The inscription in the contest has an additional cost of €20 and the payment will be made with the inscription for the selected course.

 

 IV.- Phases 

1. Pre-selection

1.-Within the week of each instrument specialty and a court formed by the teacher of each instrument and the Artistic Director of La Vilavella Classical Music-International Masterclass & Festival, students will be pre-selected for the semi-final 

2.-The notification to the selected students/contestants will be carried out by the organising committee, once the course/instrument/week has been completed. 

3.-In this phase of pre-selection the organization will not provide accompanying pianist for the tests.

 

2. Semifinal

1.-The Semifinal will be held the last week of the courses of La Vilavella Classical Music-International Masterclass & Festival, between 24th and 25th July 2018. 

2.- For those contestants who do not happen to meet their course with the days of the semi-final tests, transport and accommodation expenses will be covered by La Vilavella Classical Music-International Masterclass & Festival.

3.-In this semi-final phase, the organization will provide accompanying pianist to the contest's competitors. 

 

3.- End

1.-The Final phase will take place on 26th July 2018 in the auditorium of the Caja Rural de la Vilavella. 

2.-The contestants will be accompanied by the music band Santa Cecilia de la Vilavella. 

3.-For those students / contestants who do not happen to meet their course with the semi-final and final tests, transport and accommodation expenses will be covered by La Vilavella Classical Music-International Masterclass & Festival.

 

V Repertoire 

-Pre-selection phase 

Free-choice work for a maximum duration of 10 minutes. 

-Semifinal 

Free-choice work for a maximum duration of 10 minutes.

(At this stage, the contestant can interpret the same work as in the pre-selection phase) 

-Final 

The contestant will perform a compulsory work accompanied by the band Santa Cecilia de la Vilavella

(The repertoire of the final phase will be made public in the next few days) 

 

VI. Jury 

1.-In the first phase of the contest, the pre-selection, the jury will be composed by the teacher of each instrument and by the Artistic Director of La Vilavella Classical Music-International Masterclass & Festival. 

2.-In the semi-final and final phases the organising committee of the competition will appoint a jury composed by the professors designated for the course last weeks (to be determined in the next few days). 

3. The jury will evaluate mainly the interpretative, musical and artistic quality of the contestants. 

4. The judgement of the jury shall be unappealable.

 

VII.-Awards

 The following prizes are included in the Competition: 

 

1st prize 

1. Diploma 

2. Free Participation to the 7th edition La Vilavella Classical Music-International Masterclass & Festival 2019 

3. Recording a 40-minute DVD on the Klavier Gallerie Kaisersaal in Vienna performed artistically by Boris Perrenoud and with the collaboration of Wiener Musikakademie. The recording will take place during the spring of 2019. Transport and accommodation expenses will be covered by La Vilavella Classical Music-International Masterclass & Festival 2018. 

 

2nd Prize 

1.- Diploma 

2.- Free Participation to the 7th edition La Vilavella Classical Music-International Masterclass & Festival 2019

 

3rd Prize 

1.-Diploma