EUREGIO PIANO AWARD

REPERTOIRE
Category EUREGIO PIANO AWARD (from 18 to 32 years)

1st round (max. 15 min.)
A etude of Chopin, Liszt, Skrjabin, Rachmaninow or Debussy
one or more works of free choice


semi final (max. 45 min.)
a Sonata by Beethoven, Haydn or Mozart

one or more works of free choice

 

final

one of the following complete piano concertos, performed with Orchestra:

L.v. Beethoven: Piano Concerto no. 3 in c minor, op. 37

L.v. Beethoven: Piano Concerto no. 4 in  G major, Op. 58

L.v. Beethoven: Piano Concerto no. 5 in E-flat major, op. 73
F. Chopin: Piano Concerto no.1 in e minor, op. 11
F. Chopin: Piano Concerto no. 2  in f minor, op. 21
R. Schumann: Piano Concerto in a minor, op. 54
E. Grieg: Piano Concerto in a minor, op. 16

C. Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No 2 in G minor, Op 22

F. Liszt: Concerto no. 1 E-flat major S 124
F. Liszt: Concerto no. 2 A major S 125

S. Rachmaninov: Concerto no. 2, op. 18

 

 

General Conditions

 

  • The whole repertoire must be played by memory. Scores of contemporary repertoire (2 copies) sould be given before each performance to the jury.
  • participants are not allowed to repeat any of the pieces that they already played in 1st Round for the semi final.
  • The jury can interrupt the performance if the max. time limit has reached.
  • Regarding the repertoire of free choice: Participants are allowed to play single movements of pieces.
  • The Jury can decide to not award or to share prizes.
  • If one finalist is not able to play the complete piano concertos, he will be disqualified.

 

 

PRIZES

 

EUREGIO PIANO AWARD
1st Prize: 4000 €

2nd Prize: 1500 €
3rd Prize: 1000 €

 

SPECIAL PRIZES

(this 4 prizes will be award by the Jury between YOUNG EUREGIO PIANO AWARD and EUREGIO PIANO AWARD)

Special Prize for best performance of one classical piece: 250 €

Special Prize for best performance of one contemporary piece: 250 €

Special Prize for best performance of one romanitc piece: 250 €

Special Prize for the best talent: 250 €

Berlin Philharmonic Concert Hall / Germany
Berlin Philharmonic Concert Hall / Germany
Qintai Concert Hall Wuhan / China
Qintai Concert Hall Wuhan / China

Special Prize

Concert engagement with the Wuhan Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Maestro James P. Liu at the Qintai Concert Hall Wuhan / China in 2020.

 

Special Prize

Concert engagement with Berliner Camerata at the Berlin Philharmonic Concert Hall / Germany in 2020.

 

Concert Prize in Germany in 2020 in cooperation with Konzertdirektion Koltun gUG.

 

prize winner concert tours in China with 10 beautiful important new grand Theaters

 

2 Concert Prizes for 2 recitals at the concert season "KabelKlassik" in Germany in 2020.

 

2 Concert Prizes for 2 recitals at the festival "Stolberger Musiksommer" in Stolberg, Germany in 2020.

 

Concert Prize for recital at the Deia International Music Festival in Mallorca, Spain in 2020.

 

Concert Prize for recital at the concert season Boltenhagen, Germany in 2020.

 

Concert Prize for recital at the festival "Linnicher Kultursommer" in Linnich, Germany in 2020.

 

 

All concerts engagments will be devide between the finalists in a artist pool. Each concert partner will decide themself with finalist he want to invide for the concert.

 

 

20 Concerts for Semi Finalists and Special Mention during the competition

 

The Semi-Finalists, whose didn't reach the final of the competition, will play one privat concert in the Region of Geilenkirchen. The Jury will also award a number of participants for a special mention Diplom, which also include one privat concert in the Region of Geilenkirchen. The concerts will be held on the 28th July. The pianists will be paid a fee for playing at these concerts, the amount of the fee will be decide by each private familiy. The concert will be divide at the evening on 27th July 2019 during the gala concert of the YOUNG EUREGIO PIANO AWARD 2019. These private concerts can be also shared by more participants.

 

Only pianists, who will be at the ceremony on 27th July 2019 will have the possibilty to get the privat concerts. If one participant, which was choosen to play one concert, is absent, the organisation of the EUREGIO PIANO AWARD will anounce participants by themself for the missing place.

 

 

JURY
Xin Wang (China) – president

 

the other jury members will be announce soon.