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 British Crossroads International Music Competition               4–11 March 2018

 

The competition is held in two nominations:

 1. Instrumental performance:

  • pianoforte

  • strings

  • woodwind

  • percussion

  • guitar

  • folk instruments

  • ensembles

  • with and without piano accompaniment

  • orchestras.

 

2. Vocal performance:

  • academic and folk or popular singing

  • pop and jazz vocal

  • ensembles

  • choirs.

 

Age groups:

  •  6 – 9  years

  • 10–12 years

  • 13–15 years

  • 16–19 years

  • 20–25 years

  • 26– X (no limit) years.

 

The competition will be held in a single round.

Each programme should include two or more pieces of varying style and genre. 

Performance time allowed:

  • 6–9 years - not more than 7 minutes;

  • 10–12 years - not more than 10 minutes;

  • 13–15 years - not more than 15 minutes;

  • 16–19 years - not more than 20 minutes;

  • all others - not more than 25 minutes.

 

Competition winners will be awarded the title of Laureate and Diploma Winner, with certificates issued.

Visit programme to the UK:

Draft.

  4 March - Arrival / Hotel check in / Rehearsals.

  5 March - Rehearsals / London sightseeing tour / Visit to a place of interest

                  (such as the Tower of London or a museum).

  6 March - Competition / Visit to the National Gallery

                   (for those not participating in the competition).

  7 March - Continuation of the competition / Visit to the National Gallery

                  (for those who participated in the competition on 6 March).

  8 March - Visit to Canterbury.

  9 March - Visit to Oxford.

10 March - Concluding concert / Awards ceremony.

11 March - Departure.

 

Tour cost per person (participant, accompanying person etc)

GBP 520, to include: deposit, hotel accommodation, full board, excursions.

 

Applications aree accepted until 1 February 2018 to the email of the organising committee:

britishcrossroads@gmail.com

 

Competition Director: Simon Hollingsworth

Phone +44 7909 697331

email: simonhollingsworth@live.com

 

Competition coordinator in Russia and the CIS: Natalya Brazhnikova

Phone +7 926 1112808