2014 ADELAIDE INTERNATIONAL CLASSICAL GUITAR COMPETITION
Attracting competitors from all over the world, the Adelaide International Classical Guitar Competition is the most prestigious guitar competition in the southern hemisphere.
Held in conjunction with the Adelaide International Guitar Festival, the competition provides a unique opportunity for emerging artists to gain exposure and experience on an international stage through performing at a world renowned festival, and will be adjudicated by a panel of established players and teachers from around Australia as well as a number of high profile international artists who will be performing at the Adelaide International Guitar Festival in 2014.
APPLICATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED
The Adelaide International Classical Guitar Competition is proudly supported by Adelaide Festival Centre Foundation and Jim Redgate Guitars
FIRST PRIZE: AUD$10,000 plus a Jim Redgate Guitar, valued at USD$16,000
SECOND PRIZE: AUD$4000
THIRD PRIZE: AUD$2000
Competition Rules and Guidelines here
IECN VISA Information here
DOWNLOAD MUSIC SCORES
Black Opal Prelude - Richard Charlton score here
'Prelude' from Prelude, Fugue and Allegro - BWV 998 by J.S. Bach score here
Fandanguillo - Joaquin Turina score here
30 September - 6 December 2013, online application
16 Competitors with the highest score from the Audition Round will progress to the Semi Final.
16 July 2014, Adelaide Festival Centre, South Australia
Up to 8 of the highest scoring competitors will be selected to progress to the Final.
19 July 2014, Adelaide Festival Centre, South Australia
19 July 2014, Adelaide Festival Centre
AUDITION ROUND REPERTOIRE
1) Black Opal Prelude - Richard Charlton
This score is available for download free of charge until 6 December 2014 here
2) 'Prelude' from Prelude, Fugue and Allegro - BWV 998 by J.S. Bach
An edition published by Schott can be purchased for download through Notafina here
Other editions may be used if preferred
3) 1 Free Choice piece, maximum length 6 minutes
SEMI FINAL ROUND REPERTOIRE
1) Fandanguillo by Joaquin Turina
An edition published by Schott can be purchased here for download through Notafina
2) 1 Free Choice Piece, maximum length 6 minutes
FINAL ROUND REPERTOIRE
15 minutes (maximum) Free Choice Pieces
- - At least one piece composed pre 1850
- - At least one piece composed post 1850
AUD $198.00 inc GST
Full Terms and Conditions are available here.
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Adelaide International Classical Guitar Competition acknowledges support
from Schott Music and their online download platform Notafina: www.notafina.de