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 Guitar Festival Rust
Summary:Solo Guitar Competition
Deadline: 18 February 2018
Date Posted: 11 January 2018
Details: Deadline for the submission:
18th February 2018 (23:59 CET)

Registration fee:
€30

PayPal: jovan.pesec@v4m.net
Subject: CompRust2018/name_surname

Subject:
Composition of a piece for classical solo guitar (6 strings) with a length between 2 and 4 minutes, which can be described as a Perpetuum mobile .

Description:
Following the definition of the term in the Lexicon of music a Perpetuum mobile is a fast piece, in which a specific note pattern is repeated again and again.
The composers should create an individual, contemporary work which exceeds the limits of the usual genre, taking into account the playability. The competition is open to composers of all ages and nationalities. Only unpublished and previously not listed works can be submitted.

Prices:
• € 500 (sponsor studio.v4m.net)
• A performance of the winning composition at the Guitar Festival Rust 2019
• Professional audio and video recording of this performance
(provided by studio.v4m.net)

Submission to:
jovan.pesec@v4m.net

Application requirements:
• Personal information:
o Full name
o Nationality
o Contact data
o Date of birth
• Attachement:
o Composition as PDF
o Audio file of composition (MP3 format)
Please keep in mind that your name shall not appear on the score or the MP3 file!
Only unpublished and not previously listed works can be submitted!

Jury:
The selection committee is a jury of renowned personalities: Piero Bonaguri, Gulli Björnsson, James Chiang, Zbigniew Dubiella, Gabriel Guillén, Heinz Irmler, Daniel muck, Jovan Pesec, Siegfried Sango, Sabine Thielmann and Richard Vaughan .

Announcement:
• Top 10: 14th March 2018
• Winners: 28th March 2018 (GFR 2018 final concert)
The application is only accepted if transfer of the registration fee has reached us.

The competition rules are available below for download as PDF on this page!
(With the application by mail you approve the competition rules down below. Therefore please read carefully!)

Web Site:www.guitarfestivalrust.at/en/c...

 ICC "The contemporary Guitar 2018"
Summary:Solo guitar competition
Deadline: 31 March 2018
Date Posted: 06 December 2017
Details: Modern compositions for solo classical guitar, duration 3 to 5 minutes. The competition is open to composers of all ages and nationalities. Unpublished works & works that have been performed previously and won competitions in the past may be submitted.

Description: Modern compositions for solo classical guitar, duration 3 to 5 minutes. The competition is open to composers of all ages and nationalities. The selection criteria are musical and no extra-musical parameters such as gender, level of difficulty, nationality and age quotas etc. will be taken into account. The only examined quality will be the text itself. Unpublished works & works that have been performed previously and won competitions in the past may be submitted.

Registration fee: The registration fee is €45,00 per work / submission, paid through bank account transfer or PayPal.
EUROBANK GREECE (ERBKGRAA) ΙΒΑΝ: GR3402603280000950101210083
PayPal: www.paypal.me/DANOUSANART
(In the grounds, provide name and deposit reason). All transfer and bank charges will be covered by the applicants.

Submissions: Submissions are to be made until Saturday March 31st, 2018 electronically to info@an-art.com including at the same email:
i. An unmarked and unnamed PDF (sheet music) of a work (composition) for solo classical guitar, duration 3 to 5 minutes.
ii. A separate file (PDF, RAR, ZIP etc.) with a printout of the registration payment (fee payment receipt), the details of the composer (name, age, address, telephone, email, etc), a bio (biografical notes), a good foto of the composer, title and a text for their submitted work.

Committee - selection: The committee will consist of distinguished guitarists and composers. Will meet in April 2018 and will select by voting up to four (4) works based on their musical quality rather than the degree of difficulty or other criteria. The committee's decision is final.

Prizes:
The prize winning works (up to 4) will receive:
1. An official diploma.
2. Audio & video recording by the distinguished guitarist and composer Smaro Gregoriadou, in a high quality AN ART ARTISTRY's production.
3. The recordings will be uploaded and presented at AN ART ARTISTRY's YOUTUBE channel, sites, social media pages, newsletters etc.
4. A page in www.an-art.com site will be created for each one of the winning works - composers with a presentation of the works.

The honorable mention works (up to 4) will receive:
1. An official diploma.
2. A page in www.an-art.com site will be created for each one of the honorable mention works - composers.

Web Site:www.an-art.com/en/activities/5...