2016 Rules 4º Alhambra Guitar International Competition for Young

From 24 to 27 November 2016 • Valencia, Spain

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RULES COMPETITION

  1. Open competition for all guitarists irrespective of nationality, excluding previous 1st Prize winners of this category.
  2. Three categories are set:

A Category: up to 10 years old
B Category: up to 13 years old
C Category: up to 17 years old
D Category: up to 23 years old
and two rounds: Eliminatory and Final

Contestants in each category cannot exceed the age limit on 15th November 2016.

  1. The pieces must be played by memory, except in the A Category . In the B Category, at least one piece in this category should be played by memory in each round. The pieces will not be repeated in any other round. The jury is empowered to interrupt the contestant’s performance.
  2. Performances will be opened and free entrance to the public and may be spread or recorded through any technical support. Contestants renounce to any right related to this subject.
  3. The competition will take place at differents halls of Valencia. The organization will inform by e-mail or telephone to all the competitors (from the deadline of the inscription) about date, time and place where it will take place the public draw to determine the order of the appearance of the contestants and halls. All the information will be regularly updated and will be checked on the web site: www.jornadasdeguitarra.com
  4. The organization reserves the right to modify dates, place and any other unexpected event that may happen.
  5. Contestants must duly identify themselves, showing the original ID card, passport or Family Book. Contestants who do not respect the order of the appearance will be excluded of the Competition and those who give false documents will be excluded as well.
  6. Three copies of all works should be handed to the Organization in advance by the contestants.
  7. The Organization does not accept liability for any harm caused or suffered by contestants to the celebration of the Competition.
  8. It is understood that contestants automatically accept the rules of the competition as well as the jury’s decision.

ROUNDS

  • The order of appearance of the contestants set in the draw will be kept during the competition.

Date of realization Eliminatory Round: 25th November 2016.
Date of realization Final Round: 26th November 2016.

A Category:

• Eliminatory/Final: Performances of the free choice works must not exceed 4′ minutes in each round.

B Category:

• Eliminatory/Final: Performances of the free choice works must not exceed 5′ minutes in each round.

C Category:

• Eliminatory: Performances of the free choice works must not exceed 6′ minutes.
• Final: Performances of the free choice works of different styles must not exceed 15′ minutes.

D Category:

• Eliminatory: Performances of the free choice works must not exceed 8′ minutes.
• Final: Performances of the free choice works of different styles must not exceed 20′ minutes.

PRIZES

A Category:

1st PRIZE: Diploma; 50% off to buy an Alhambra guitar; Musical material courtesy of RC Strings and Editorial Piles.

2nd PRIZE: Diploma; 35% off to buy an Alhambra guitar; Musical material courtesy of RC Strings and Editorial Piles.

3rd PRIZE: Diploma; 25% off to buy an Alhambra guitar; Musical material courtesy of RC Strings and Editorial Piles.

B Category:

1st PRIZE: Diploma; scholarship valued of 150 euros; 50% off to buy an Alhambra guitar; bonus valued 100 euros in products of RC Strings catalogue.

2nd PRIZE: Diploma; 35% off to buy an Alhambra guitar; bonus valued 50 euros in products of RC Strings catalogue; bonus valued 50 euros in products of Editorial Piles catalogue.

3rd PRIZE: Diploma; 25% off to buy an Alhambra guitar; bonus valued 50 euros in products of RC Strings catalogue; bonus valued 50 euros in products of Editorial Piles catalogue.

C Category:

1st PRIZE: Diploma; scholarship valued of 250 euros; 50% off to buy an Alhambra guitar; bonus valued 100 euros in products of RC Strings catalogue. Scholarship and accommodation to take a masterclass (elementary-mid level) during International Guitar Festival of José Tomás-Villa de Petrer 2016.

2nd PRIZE: Diploma; scholarship valued of 100 euros; 35% off to buy an Alhambra guitar; bonus valued 50 euros in products of RC Strings catalogue; bonus valued 50 euros in product of Editorial Piles catalogue. Scholarship and accommodation to take a masterclass (elementary-mid level) during International Guitar Festival of José Tomás-Villa de Petrer 2017.

3rd PRIZE: Diploma; 25% off to buy an Alhambra guitar; bonus valued 50 euros in products of RC Strings catalogue; bonus valued 50 euros in product of Editorial Piles catalogue. Scholarship and accommodation to take a masterclass (elementary-mid level) during International Guitar Festival of José Tomás-Villa de Petrer 2017.

D Category:

1st PRIZE: Diploma; Premier Concert in Valencia valued of 500 euros; Premier Concert in the Verona International Guitar Festival 2017 (Italia) with scholarship valued of  400 euros; scholarship valued of 500 euros; 50% off to buy an Alhambra guitar; bonus valued 100 euros in products of RC Strings catalogue. Scholarship and accommodation to take a masterclass (High level) during International Guitar Festival of José Tomás-Villa de Petrer 2017.

2nd PRIZE: Diploma; scholarship valued of 200 euros; 35% off to buy an Alhambra guitar; bonus valued 50 euros in products of RC Strings catalogue; bonus valued 50 euros in product of Editorial Piles catalogue.

3rd PRIZE: Diploma; scholarship valued of 100 euros; 25% off to buy an Alhambra guitar; bonus valued 50 euros in products of RC Strings catalogue; bonus valued 50 euros in product of Editorial Piles catalogue.

REGISTRATION

  • The deadline is on 15th November 2016.
  • Application forms for the competition have to be sent by e-mail to artetrujaman@yahoo.es and all the following information must be also sent:

Name and surname; Date of birth; Phone number; E-mail; Address; Specify the category and works that will be played in each round.

  • The registration can be also done filling boletin in website: www.jornadasdeguitarra.com
  • A scanned copy of the bank transfer slip of the fee registration will be also sent by e-mail.
    Compulsory entry fee: 30 euros.

Bank information:
Account number: 3058-2243-80-2720000615
Iban: ES3030582243802720000615 • BIC: CCRIES2A

 

INFORMATION
artetrujaman@yahoo.es
+34 610 43 77 06
www.jornadasdeguitarra.com
ORGANIZA
Asociación Cultural Trujamán
Apdo. de correos 5058
46009 Valencia