30th International Piano Competition for Outstanding Amateurs
DOCTORS, LAWYERS, STUDENTS, JOURNALISTS, ENGINEERS, EMPLOYEES, BUSINESS PEOPLE, THE UNEMPLOYED…
PEOPLE FROM EVERY WALK OF LIFE
- Level: the competition is open to all top-level amateur pianists
- Program: this is no set program
- Preliminaries: candidate’s choice (10 minutes maximum)
- Semi-finals: a work by Bach and a romantic composition (15 minutes)
- Finals: free program (30 minutes)
The same pieces played in the preliminaries and semi-finals can be played in the finals. Ten semi-finalists and five finalists will be selected.
- Preliminaries: Wednesday, 27th and Thursday 28th January 2021
- Semi-ﬁnals: Friday, 29th January 2021, 7pm
- Finals: Saturday 30th January 2021, 5pm, Grand Amphi de la Sorbonne
- Professional pianists may not compete.
- Minimum age: 18 (no upper age limit).
- Send your application to: Le Concours des Grands Amateurs de Piano – 23, rue Raynouard – 75016 Paris, with your full name, address and profession. Please enclose an electronic photo jpg.
- Enrolment fee: $ 60
- Deadline: 1st September 2020 with a limit of 100 candidates in order of arrival.
- Awards: The prize winner receive an award of $ 3000 and give a concert with orchestra in Paris. The finalists will all receive awards.
Applications can be sent in up to 1st September 2020, with a limit of 100 candidates in order of arrival.
Concours International des Grands Amateurs de Piano
23 rue Raynouard
75016 PARIS – FRANCE
Tel : +33 1 47 55 45 20