First B age group

up to 11 years

1.Youths born after 2007 /up to 11 years old/ can take part in this category.

2. The programme for the competition is with a maximum duration of 8 minutes. The participants must perform compositions in different music styles (Baroque, Classicism, Romanticism, etc.)
The compositions should be performed by heart!

3. The participation fee in this category is 15 euro. It should be paid no later than 9th October 2018
The fees are transferred to a bank account, with credit card or via PayPal:
Bank account WITH First Investment Bank
IBAN: BG25FINV91501216145615
BIC: FINVBGSF
ACCOUNT HOLDER: Association “Art close to me”
PAYMENT PURPOSE: Payment of registration fee + name of the participant+ the category he competes in.
PayPal address: [email protected]
PAYMENT PURPOSE: Payment of registration fee + name of the participant+ the category he competes in.

4. The assessment criteria of the jury are: choice of repertoire (different epochs and styles), artistic and technical difficulty, compliance of the musical text, interpretation, tone quality, stage presence.
The jury can interrupt the participants when the time is prolonged. It also reserves the right not to give all the announced prizes. The decisions of the jury are definitive and not liable to discussion.

5. The results are announced on the online platform “zCore” that will be uploaded on the website of the Festival. The participants as well as their companions do not have the right to require information bout the results from the members of the jury before they are officially announced by the organizers.
More than one first, second or third place can be awarded in this category depending on the result:
-90-100 points (first prize)
-80-89 points (second prize)
-70-79 points (third prize)

6. Prize fund:
Absolute winner: medal, classical guitar “Kremona”, prize by “musicworld.bg” prize by Savarez, prize by Balkanota, video recording from gala concert
First prize: medal, prize by Savarez, prize by Balkanota, prize by A. Ourkouzounov, prize by ‘Les productions d’OZ’, prize by ‘Art Close To Me’ Association
Second prize: medal, prize by Savarez, prize by Balkanota, prize by A. Ourkouzounov, prize by ‘Art Close To Me’ Association
Third prize: medal, prize by Savarez, prize by Balkanota, prize by A. Ourkouzounov, prize by ‘Art Close To Me’ Association

7. Necessary documents for participation:
-fee payment receipt
-application for participation