IV. Danubia Talents International Music Competition

With the cooperation of the Organized by Danubia Talents Art Association wild be held the 

IV. Danubia Talents International Music Competition.

Location: 1051 Budapest, Street Vármegye 9. Hungary

Date: 18-23rd October 2019

The aim of the competition is to find talented young musicians, to help their music studies and to energize them. In addition, to present the Hungarian culture and popular musical traditions also to foreigners and Hungarians.

We announce the competition in seven categories: 

  1. Piano soloist
  2. String soloist  (violin, viola, cello,double bass, guitar)
  3. Wind soloist (all brass wind Instruments , all wood wind instrument)
  4. Piano four hands
  5. Chamber music
  6. Accordion
  7. Singing

Please pay attention to surely keep the legal number of minutes, because violating the time rule causes point lose in every categories, and the jury has the right to stop the playing competitor if overruns the accepted time.

Time rules:

1. section: Piano soloist

A born after 1st January 2009 playing time under 8 minutes
B born after 1st January 2005 playing time under 12 minutes
C born after 1st January 2001 playing time under 15 minutes
D born after 1st January 1997 playing time under 25 minutes
E without age limit playing time under 30 minutes

2. section: String soloist (violin, viola, cello, double bass, guitar)

A born after 1st January 2009 playing time under 8 minutes
B born after 1st January 2005 playing time under 12 minutes
C born after 1st January 2001 playing time under 15 minutes
D born after 1st January 1997 playing time under 25 minutes
E without age limit playing time under 30 minutes

3. section: Wind soloist (all brass wind Instruments, all wood wind instrument)

A born after 1st January 2009 playing time under 8 minutes
B born after 1st January 2005 playing time under 12 minutes
C born after 1st January 2001 playing time under 15 minutes
D born after 1st January 1997 playing time under 25 minutes
E without age limit playing time under 30 minutes

4. section: Piano 4 hands

A born after 1st January 2009 playing time under 6 minutes
B born after 1st January 2005 playing time under 8 minutes
C born after 1st January 2001 playing time under 15 minutes
D born after 1st January 1997 playing time under 20 minutes
E without age limit playing time under 25 minutes

5. section: Chamber music

A born after 1st January 2009 playing time under 6 minutes
B born after 1st January 2005 playing time under 8 minutes
C born after 1st January 2001 playing time under 15 minutes
D born after 1st January 1997 playing time under 20 minutes
E without age limit playing time under 25 minutes

6. section: Accordion

A born after 1st January 2009 playing time under 6 minutes
B born after 1st January 2005 playing time under 8 minutes
C born after 1st January 2001 playing time under 15 minutes
D born after 1st January 1997 playing time under 20 minutes
E without age limit playing time under 25 minutes

7. section: Singing

A born after 1st January 2005 playing time under 8 minutes
B born after 1st January 2001 playing time under 15 minutes
C born after 1st January 1997 playing time under 20 minutes
D without age limit playing time under 25 minutes

Competition rules

The program of the categories can be chosen freely.

We ask every participant to do not overrun the accepted time limite because it will cause points lose in every category.

The competition is opened, can be listened and watched by the audience.

The competitors will play in their name’s ABC order.

If a competitor arrives late, the jury will decide whether he can participate int he competition.

The competitors have to present their identity card or their passeport to the jury. Also they have to give two copies of their played pieces to the jury.

The members of the jury are recognised Hungarian and foreign artists, professors.

The decisions of the jury are definitives and there is no place for complaining.

The jury can decide whether they do not give a price in a category if the competitors performe in a low level.

Registration

The payment of registration fee please transfer to this account number:

Name: Danubia Talents Art Assiciation
Bank name: Erste Bank
Bank account number: 11600006-00000000-84213628
IBAN: HU46 1160 0006 0000 0000 8421 3628
SWIFT: GIBAHUHBXXX

Note: Danubia Talents and category/section

The paid fee is non-refundable.

Registration till 19th of August on Application form and please attach:

  1. Vocational CV or teacher recommendation,
  2. Copy of your ID,
  3. Copy of application fee proof of payment.  

Condtition of the apply:

  • Correct fill of  the registration form
  • Documentation of the entry fee

Application fee:

Categories A B C D E
Piano soloist € 50,00 € 55,00 € 60,00 € 70,00 € 80,00
String soloist € 50,00 € 55,00 € 60,00 € 70,00 € 80,00
Wind solist € 50,00 € 55,00 € 60,00 € 70,00 € 80,00
Piano 4 hands € 50,00 € 60,00 € 70,00 € 80,00 € 100,00
Chamber music € 25/person € 25/person € 30/person € 30/person € 40/person
Accordion € 50,00 € 55,00 € 60,00 € 70,00 € 80,00
Singing € 55,00 € 60,00 € 70,00 € 80,00  

Participants who require an accompanying piano must indicate this on the registration form and pay the following additional quota:

Cat. solo singing
A € 30,00 € 40,00
B € 40,00 € 50,00
C € 50,00 € 60,00
D € 60,00 € 70,00
E € 70,00  

 

Prizes

The absolute winners in every category win the prizes below:

1.,2.,3.,6. section: Soloist

A € 100,00
B € 150,00
C € 200,00
D € 300,00
E € 500,00

4. section: Piano 4 hands

A € 100,00
B € 150,00
C € 200,00
D € 250,00
E € 400,00

5. section: Chamber music

A € 100,00
B € 150,00
C € 200,00
D € 300,00
E € 500,00

7. section: Singing

A € 150,00
B € 200,00
C € 300,00
D € 500,00

Concert prizes:

1.category E absolute winner: 2 concerts

2. category E absolute winner: 2 concerts

3.category E absolut winner: 2 concerts

4. category E absolute winner: 2 concerts

5. category E absolute winner: 2 concerts

6. category E absolute winner: 2 concerts

7. category E absolute winner: 2 concerts

If in the categories will not be absolute winners, then the artistic director can adjudge it to other competitors, but it is not obligatory.

Other awards:

charter, cup, medal

Absolute first prize: (points 98-100) cup, medal, charter

First prize: (points 95-97) medal, charter

Second prize: (points 90-94) medal, charter

Third prize: (points:80- 89) medal, charter

Honourable mention: (points 70-79) charter

It is obligatory to performe at the gala concert, and the prizes will be given there also.

The awarded competitors, who do not performe at the gala concert, will lose their prizes.

This concert will be recorded. Record is prohibited during competition time.

The organizers hold the right for themselves to change the rules if it will be necessary.

The public life association cannot be called to account for any accident and damage during the competition.

These rules are obligatory without any condition.

Every given datas will be handled privately, according to the updated laws.