LIVE
Piano 钢琴
Competition

NO CATEGORY AGE D.O.B (DD/MM/YYYY) PIECE DURATION
PIANO SOLO COMPETITION
P1 Children Category Age 7 and Below Born after 01/06/2016 1 Piece Within 4 Mins
P2 Junior A Category Age 9 and Below Born after 01/06/2014 Within 5 Mins
P3 Junior B Category Age 12 and Below Born after 01/06/2011 Within 6 Mins
P4 Youth Category Age 16 and Below Born after 01/06/2007 Within 8 Mins
YOUNG ARTISTIC PIANO SOLO COMPETITION
P8 Young Artistic Category Age 25 and Below Born after 01/06/1998 Set Piece Within 12 Mins
* Candidates are allowed to enroll for more than one category.
** One free choice of repertoire from 4 music periods such as Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Contemporary (Earlier 20th Century) are accepted. Repertoire from ABRSM syllabus is also acceptable.

2024 SRIMF Young Artistic Category Piano Competition Repertoire (P8)

1) Participants are required to play ONE of the following works from the list below:
A. First movement of any classical period concerto:
  • Mozart Concerto No. 9 in E flat K271
  • Mozart Concerto No. 15 in B flat K450
  • Mozart Concerto No. 17 in G K453
  • Mozart Concerto No. 20 in d minor K466
  • Mozart Concerto No. 21 in C K467
  • Mozart Concerto No. 23 in A K488
  • Mozart Concerto No. 24 in c minor K491
  • Mozart Concerto No. 25 in C K503
  • Mozart Concerto No. 27 in B flat K595
  • Beethoven Concerto No. 1 in C Op. 15
  • Beethoven Concerto No. 2 in B flat Op. 19
  • Beethoven Concerto No. 3 in c minor Op. 37
  • Beethoven Concerto No. 4 in G Op. 58
  • Beethoven Concerto No. 5 in E flat Op. 73
OR
2) Participants are required to play TWO pieces. Please choose from List B1 and List B2:
B1. One Virtuosic by a composer listed below:
  • Franz Liszt
  • Frederic Chopin
  • Sergei Rachmaninoff
  • Alexander Scriabin
B2. One free choice composition by a composer listed below:
  • J.S. Bach
  • Frederic Chopin
  • Franz Liszt
  • Johannes Brahms
  • Robert Schumann
  • Franz Schubert
  • Felix Mendelssohn
  • Cesar Franck
  • Maurice Ravel
  • Claude Debussy
  • Sergei Prokofiev
  • Bela Bartok
* Please Note-Repertoire list is subject to change. (updated 1 Jan, 2024)

Adjudication & Evaluation

Competition will be evaluated on a 100-point system based on the following criteria:
  1. Technicality (40%) Intonation, Rhythm, Tonal Qualities, Dynamics, and Balance;
  2. Musicality (40%) Phrasing, Interpretation, and Style;
  3. Overall impression (20%) Expression and Overall Artistic Impression.
Each participant will receive a Jury’s Comments sheet which aims to offer professional insights into their level of performance for their progression in their music journey.

Awards & Certificate

AWARD MARKS PRIZE
GOLD 95 & Above S$300, Certificate & Trophy
SILVER 90 & Above S$200, Certificate & Trophy
BRONZE 88 & Above S$100, Certificate & Trophy
ELITE 85 & Above Certificate & Medal
EXCELLENT PERFORMANCE 80 & Above
OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE 75 & Above
PARTICIPATION Below 75 Certificate
Certificates, Trophies, and Medals are given to the winners during the gala concert day.
* Cash Prize is awarded for Live Competition Categories only. Virtual Competition winners will be awarded Certificate.
** No cash prize is awarded to categories with less than 13 participating groups.
*** If there are multiple winners receiving the same award, the cash prize is shared equally to participants receiving the same award.

Application Requirements

STRINGS SOLO REGISTRATION FEE LIVE
Children Category S$200
Junior Category S$220
Youth Category S$300
YOUNG ARTISTIC STRINGS SOLO REGISTRATION FEE LIVE
Young Artistic Category S$400

Steps of Registration

Step 1: Fill in Online Registration Form
(Include Personal Photo and Photocopy of Birth Certificate or Student Card)
Step 2: Upload the recording by choosing YouTube.
(Please refer to the FAQ for your reference.)
The following information of Content must be clearly stated in the description:
  • “SRIMF Competition 2024” (Kindly set to unlist mode)
  • Participant Name and Age
  • Category and Instrument
  • Repertoire List
Step 3: Make payment to complete your registration by Bank Transfer or Cheque.
Participants will need to provide the application festival payment slip copy.
Please Take Note:
The 2024 SRIMF Competition is open for application under the SRIMF 2024 LIVE or VIRTUAL Competition.
Do note that the virtual competition is not a live-streaming competition.
Solo Live participants and Virtual participants are required to submit a video recording of their performance for the Preliminary round.
The Registration Process:
You will receive an automated email from info@srimf.sg. Once your registration is received. Please allow up to 7 days for your application to be processed.
* For any enquiries, please contact us at: info@srimf.sg.
* Updated on: 1 Jan, 2023

Registration Opens: 1 March - 15 May 2024