VENIA International Young Masters Competition Vienna

27 - 30 September 2019 

 

First International VENIA Young Masters Competition Vienna

 

Instrument – Piano

 

 In cooperation with Bösendorfer Vienna

 

VENIA is pleased to announce  the first edition of the International VENIA Young Masters Competition Vienna. Through the language of music, VENIA wants to build bridges between young artists from different nations. We want to enable young talents to prove their art and to strengthen their stage presence.

Under the participants VENIA will choose talents for the Cycle Young Masters. 

 

PRELIMINARY ROUND will be done online via video. Program for all groups: 3 works of choice in different styles, Length: min. 10 minutes.

 

27-29.9.2019:          Semifinal and final at Yamaha Hall Vienna

29.09.2019:              Award ceremony and concert 

30.09.2019:              For all participants and their families - VENIA organizes a secret cultural trip and a dinner with the jury members

01.10.2019:              CD-recording for the winner of Group 3 at Boesendorfer in Wiener Neustadt

02.10.2019:              Chaplin Charity Gala at Theater Akzent. Special Guest: Chaplin´s granddaughter Laura Chaplin

                        

AGE GROUPS:

Group 1: 10-13 years

                                Program: 2 works of choice in different styles

Group 2: 13-16 years  

                                Program: 1 sonata form movement from Viennese classic period, 1 virtuoso piece, 1 piece of choice

Group 3: 16-19 years

                                 Program: 1 sonata form movement from Viennese classic period, 1 virtuoso piece, 1 piece of choice, 1 contemporary obligatory                                           piece

REGISTRATION:

The registration takes place by accepting the conditions of participation, payment of the participation fee and sending all necessary documents via mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

PARTICIPATION FEE:

  • Group 1: €60
  • Group 2: €70
  • Group 3: €80

DEADLINES:

  • Group 1 and 2 -  15 September 2019 
  • Group 3 -            12 August 2019. The winners receive the obligatory piece via mail.

 

PRIZES:

 

Group 1:

  • 1st prize -  medal and diploma
  • 2nd prize - medal and diploma
  • 3rd prize -  medal and diploma

All finalists receive a participation certificate.

Group 2:

  • 1st prize - medal and diploma
  • 2nd prize - medal and diploma
  • 3rd prize - medal and diploma

All finalists will receive a participation certificate.

Group 3:

  • 1st prize -  €500, a CD recording and CD presentation in Boesendorfer Salon in The Musikverein Vienna
  • 2nd prize - €400
  • 3rd prize -  €300

 

SPECIAL PRIZES will be awarded in all groups by different organizations:

 

VENIA Audition Academy and Promotion:

  • Participation in a Charlie Chaplin Charity Gala at the Theater Akzent on 2 October 2019 for one of the finalists
  • Concert promotion as part of the Cycle Young Masters in Austria and in cooperation with our international partners in Austria and abroad
  • Prize for best performance of a contemporary work

 

Cultural Association eNikMa:

  • Every participant can request a professional website

 

Audience Award for each age group

 

Orchestra of the Vienna Concert Association:

  • Performance with the orchestra at one of his concerts.

The conditions for the concert appearances are determined by the organizers themselves and identified separately with the artists.