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La Pianista Singapore Piano Competition 2020

La Pianista Singapore Piano Competition 2020

18th April 2020

10 Square Auditorium, Orchard Central

181 Orchard Road #10-01, Singapore 238896

 

 

Rules & Regulations :

1.  Age-count of contestants is as of 1st April 2020.

2.  REGISTRATION FEE :
    » SG$ 125 : Toddler Artist, Free Choice A, Classic A, Elite A, ABRSM Grade 1, ABRSM Grade 2 Category.
    » SG$ 135 : Kids Artist, Free Choice B, Classic B, Elite B, ABRSM Grade 3, ABRSM Grade 4 Category.
    » SG$ 150 : Junior Artist, Free Choice C, Classic C, Elite C, ABRSM Grade 5, ABRSM Grade 6, Pop and Jazz Category.
    » SG$ 175 : Senior Artist, Free Choice D, Classic D, Elite D, ABRSM Grade 7 Category.
    » SG$ 200 : Advance Artist, Multi Hands Artist, Free Choice E, ABRSM Grade 8, Multi Hands Piano Category.

3.  Registration ends on 1st April 2020.

4.  All participants must submit music scores in PDF file and email to us no later than 1st April 2020.

5.  Registration fee can be transferred to POSB Current 809-02264-1.

6.  Payment receipt and registration form to be emailed to lapianistasingapore@gmail.com.

7.  There should be no choice of date & time. Competition date & time would be allocated to all participants.

8.  La Pianista reserves the rights to cancel the event, refuse or amend entry, should there be insufficient entries.
 

Note : Please bring along your birth certificate or student card for verification purposes, at the registration counter.

 

 

AGE RANGE AND CATEGORY

 

ARTIST CATEGORY

- Toddler Artist : 6 Years Old or Younger
Perform 1 piece with max time 2 mins, max 10 participants.

- Kids Artist : 9 Years Old or Younger
Perform 1 piece with max time 3 mins, max 10 participants.

- Junior Artist : 12 Years Old or Younger
Perform 1 piece with max time 4 mins, max 10 participants.

- Senior Artist : 16 Years Old or Younger
Perform 1 piece with max time 5 mins, max 8 participants.

- Advance Artist : 22 Years Old or Younger
Perform 1 piece with max time 7 mins, max 8 participants.

- Multi Hands Artist : No Age Limit
Perform 1 piece with max time 5 mins, max 8 groups. Maximum 8 hands in 1 group.

NOTES :

- Participants of the Artist Category are to adhere to the specific playing time allocated for each category.

- Exceeding the time frame of the respective category would result in their competition status being disqualified.

- Participants who apply for the Artist Category are required to apply for one additional category.

- Qualified winners are invited to perform at Award Winners’ Concert at Esplanade Recital Studio, Singapore.

 
 
FREE CHOICE CATEGORY
Perform 1 piece or 1 movement of own choice

- Free Choice A : 8 Years old & below, max 2 mins.

- Free Choice B : 9-11 Years Old, max 3 mins.

- Free Choice C : 12-14 Years Old, max 4 mins.

- Free Choice D : 15-17 Years Old, Max 5 mins.

- Free Choice E : 18 Years Old & Above, max 6 mins.

 
 
CLASSIC CATEGORY
Perform 1 piece from following choices

Classic A : Age 10 Years Old & Below
1. JS. Bach : First Lessons in Bach
2. F. Burgmuller : 25 Easy and Progressive Etude, Op. 100
3. R. Schumann : Album for the Young, Op. 68

Classic B : Age 11 - 13 Years Old
1. F. Chopin : Waltz
2. A. Khachaturian : Pictures of Childhood
3. One fast movement from Mozart or Haydn Sonata

Classic C : Age 14 - 16 Years Old
1. D. Scarlatti : One fast movement sonata
2. P. Tchaikovsky : The Seasons
3. One fast movement from classical period sonata (Beethoven has to be before & not icluding Op. 31 No.1)

Classic D : Age 17 Years Old & Above
1. C. Debussy : Preludes Livre 1 or 2
2. F. Chopin : Nocturne
3. F. Schubert : Impromptu or Moment Musical
4. S. Rachmaninoff : Preludes Op. 23 or Op. 32

 

ELITE CATEGORY
Perform 1 piece from following choices

Elite A : Age 8 Years Old & Below
1. JS. Bach : First Lessons in Bach
2. F. Burgmuller : 25 Easy and Progressive Etude, Op. 100
3. One fast movement from classical period sonatina

Elite B : Age 9 - 12 Years Old
1. F. Burgmuller : 18 Etudes, Op. 109
2. F. Chopin : Mazurkas
3. C. Debussy : One piece from Children’s Corner

Elite C : Age 13 - 16 Years Old
1. WA. Mozart : One fast movement sonata
2. LV. Beethoven : One fast movement sonata
     (Before and not including Op.90)
3. J. Haydn : One fast movement sonata

Elite D : Age 17 Years Old & Above
1. F. Chopin : Etude
2. F. Liszt : Etude
3. One composition written after 1900

 

ABRSM GRADED CATEGORY

Year of syllabus : 2019 - 2020
Perform 1 piece from ABRSM graded exam book grade 1 to grade 8

Notes :

- The Participants would be divided according to their representative grades, instead of their age.
- No age limit.

 

MULTI HANDS CATEGORY
Perform 1 piece or 1 movement of own choice
 
- The Participants would be divided according to their representative grades, instead of their age.
- No age limit.
- Maximum time : 3 minutes.
- Maximum 8 hands in 1 group.
 
 
POP & JAZZ CATEGORY
Perform 1 piece or 1 movement of own choice
 
- The Participants would be divided according to their representative grades, instead of their age.
- No age limit.
- Maximum time : 3 minutes.
 
 
Online Registration Form : https://forms.gle/Mn8qqdJZQH73Jzs8A
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