THE 5TH HK YOUTH BARCLAMPORY MUSIC FESTIVAL 2017

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Hong Kong Music for Youth

Spring 2018

                           

COMPETITION DATE: 1 – 8 AUGUST 2017

SEMINAR & MASTERCLASS DATE: 15-17 AUGUST 2017

Competition Venue: HK Cultural Centre, HK Cityhall, Tsuen Wan Town Hall

Seminar & Masterclass Venue: HK Cityhall

 

Principal Adjudicator:

Mr Bill Thomson

 

Hong Kong and Singapore Development Executive for ABRSM

Founder & Conductor of ABRSM Celebration Orchestra

 

 

 

 

 

Registration Online

Payment method for overseas participants

LAST DAY OF ENTRY: 30 JUNE 2017

*$150 ADMINISTRATIVE FEE WILL BE APPLIED PER PERSON TO APPLICATION AFTER 30 JUNE 2017

Each participant can apply up to 4 different classes. Please state clearly on ONE application form only per person to avoid crashed competition time. Competitions will be divided into am and pm sessions during 1-8 Aug 2017. Each class will be one to two hours in length. If you wish to change your playing piece, please notify us before 6 July 2017 by email.

  • Each competitor will receive a mark sheet and one certificate for participation.
  • Placing will be awarded in each group. The best performance will be awarded a trophy.
  • There is possibility to have more than one Second and Third place in each group.
  • Mark above 80 will be awarded a Merit Prize
  • Each tutor of the best Performers will obtain a Excellent Teaching Award

Enquiry Hotline: (852) 2274 2900

Age before 1 August 2017

Competition Classes  (in HK dollars)

Junior Piano Class

$350

JP34    Group Age 3-4

JP56    Group Age 5-6

Time limit: 2 minutes.

Junior Violin Class

$350

JV34    Group Age 3-4

JV56    Group Age 5-6

Time limit: 2 minutes.

 

ABRSM Graded Piano Exam Class    

No Age Limit

$350

PAB1    Grade 1

PAB2    Grade 2

PAB3    Grade 3

PAB4    Grade 4

PAB5    Grade 5

$450

PAB6    Grade 6

PAB7    Grade 7

PAB8    Grade 8

Any ONE piece from the ABRSM Piano Graded Exam 15/16 or 17/18 syllabus

 

Piano Free Choice Class

$400

P79          Group Age 7-9

P1012     Group Age 10-12

Time limit: 3 minutes

 

Violin Free Choice Class

$400

V79         Group Age 7-9

V1012     Group Age 10-12

Time limit: 3 minutes

 

$500

V1316     Group A     Age 13-16

Time limit: 5 minutes

 

$800

V1316     Group B     Age 13-16

Time limit: 8 minutes

 

Piano Duet/ Violin Duo Class

$450

DP        Primary School Section

DS        Secondary School Section

Time limit: 5 minutes.

 

Vocal Class

$400

VC35       Group Age 3-5

VC68       Group Age 6-8

Perform any ONE song at your own choice either in English, German, French, Italian or Latin. Time limit: 3 minutes

$500

VC912           Group Age 9-12

VC1316         Group Age 13-16

Perform any ONE song at your own choice either in English, German, French, Italian or Latin. Time limit: 5 minutes

 

PB         Piano Baroque Piece

$450

No Age Limit

Perform a piece or one movement from Baroque Keyboard work.

Time limit: 5 minutes

PC       Piano Classical Piece

$450

No Age Limit

Perform one movement from any Classical Piano Sonatas, without repeat.

PR        Romantic Period

$450

No Age Limit

Perform a piece or one movement from any Romantic Period Piano work.

Time limit: 5 minutes

PM        Piano Modern Piece

$450

No Age Limit

Perform a piece or one movement from any Modern Piano work.

Time limit: 5 minutes

PD         Piano Diploma Class

$550

No Age Limit

Perform ONE piece or ONE MOVEMENT from any Diploma syllabus.

Time limit: 8 minutes

Cello Class

$400

CP      Primary School Section

CS      Secondary School Section

Perform any ONE piece at your own choice. Time limit: 5 minutes

Flute Class

$400

FLP      Primary School Section

FLS      Secondary School Section

Perform any ONE piece at your own choice. Time limit: 5 minutes

Winds Class

$400

WP      Primary School Section

WS      Secondary School Section

Perform any ONE piece at your own choice in any woodwind or brass instrument(except flute)

Time limit: 5 minutes

Please provide your own accompanist.

 

室樂合奏 Ensemble Class 

$550

Any String or Winds, excluding Piano         No. of performers: 3-8 persons

EP     Primary School Section

ES     Secondary School Section

Perform any ONE piece at your own choice. Time limit: 6 minutes

 

Free choice piece adjudication will be based on Musicality and Communication Awareness, Tone Quality and Interpretation of the performance.

 

Registration Online here

Competitors must follow all arrangements, rules and schedules of all competitions. The decision of the Executive Committee upon all matters/ interpretation of the Rules and Regulations, and all matters arising from administrative issues and competitions shall be final.

The decision of the adjudicators on all artistically related matters shall be final.

The organizer reserves the right to make any amendment to the Syllabus, Rules and Arrangements. Information of any amendment will be uploaded on this website in due course without any individual notification to competitors.