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WOODWIND SOLO COMPETITION

NO CATEGORY AGE YEAR PIECE DURATION
WOODWIND SOLO COMPETITION
W1 Children Category Age 7 and Below Born after 01/08/2013 One Piece Within 4 Mins
W2 Junior A Category Age 9 and Below Born after 01/08/2011 Within 5 Mins
W3 Junior B Category Age 12 and Below Born after 01/08/2008 Within 6 Mins
W4 Youth Category Age 16 and Below Born after 01/08/2004 Within 8 Mins
W5 Young Artist Category Age 17 – 25 Born after 01/08/1995 Set Piece Within 10 Mins
ABRSM GRADED COMPETITION NEW!
W6 Grade 1-4 Category Age 20 and Below Born after 01/08/2000 2 Exam Pieces Within 5 Mins
W7 Grade 5-8 Category Age 20 and Below Born after 01/08/2000 2 Exam Pieces Within 8 Mins
* Candidates are allowed to enroll for more than one category.

YOUNG ARTISTIC CATEGORY SET PIECE - FLUTE REPERTORY

Participants are required to play the following list
First movement of one of the following Concertos:
  1. Mozart Flute Concerto No.2 in D Major, K.314
  2. Mozart Flute Concerto in G Major, K.313
  3. Jacques Ibert Flute Concerto
(Please email us for more information)

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 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
SOLO COMPETITION
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 Certificate & Medal
Outstanding Performance 78 & Below Certificate & Medal
Due to the Covide-19 situation, we will not mail the physical certificate and medal. Printable/encrypted Certificate will provided by the Competition committee. Special request of Printed Certificate and Medals, please contact us after the competition result.

REGISTRATION FEE

STRINGS / PIANO / WOODWINDS SOLO REGISTRATION FEE
Children & Junior Category
S$150
Youth & Young Artist CategoryS$210
ABRSM GRADED REGISTRATION FEE
ABRSM Grade 1-4 Category
S$150
ABRSM Grade 5-8 CategoryS$210

VIDEO SUBMISSION GUIDELINE

Specifications for the video submission are as follows:
  • Layout: Landscape Mode
  • Quality: 1920 X 1080 HD
  • Format: .mp4 or .mov file
  • Audio: Source from video camera or DSLR is recommended
The entire performance must be one take, without any editing. Recordings must be made no earlier than 6 months prior to the registration dateline.
  • Please tune your instrument before the start of the recording. Tuning does not need to be recorded.
  • Ensure that the video consistently captures the performer and the instrument, including the full length of the bow.

ACCOMPANISTS

  • All accompanied works are to be recorded with accompaniment.
  • Where an accompanist is part of the performance, they should be in view, although the string / woodwind player should be the main the focus.