INCONTRI CHITARRISTICI DI GARGNANO 2016
~ OSCAR GHIGLIA ~
from August 25th to September 5th 2016
including a guitar and lute course especially for music of the Renaissance and Baroque.
Instructor: MASSIMO LONARDI
The courses will be held from August 27th to September 5th 2016 and will be concluded by a student concert. The students will receive certificates of attendance.
Students may attend the courses, either as active participants (standing an admission test the first day of the course at 5:00 p.m.), or as auditors. In the admission test, the students will perform a free choice program of around 10 minutes.
Semifinalists of the competition may attend the courses as active participants, without playing in the admission test.
REGISTRATION FEES FOR THE COURSES:
Performers € 200
Auditors € 90
These fees will be payable on Monday the 29th of August 2016 at the local branch of “Banco di Brescia”.
41st INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION OF GARGNANO
26th – 27th August 2016
1st Prize: € 4.200
2nd Prize: € 1.800
3rd Prize: € 800
For Italian and foreign competitors born after September 1st 1981.
First prize winners or competitors twice awarded the second prize in previous editions are not allowed to enter this contest.
The contest is divided into three rounds:
I. Round (eliminatory):
Competitors are required to upload on YouTube a 10-12 minute long video recording, with a free choice program, including a Renaissance work. The video should be recorded with only one fixed camera and show no signs of editing, even between separate pieces. The video must be accessible at least until August 28th 2016.
Competitors must send by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than the 15th of July 2016, the following:
the competitor’s name, e-mail address and mobile phone number
the link of the video recording
the titles of the works with the names of their authors, performed in the recording
the program that the competitors intend to perform in the following rounds (semi-final and final)
a photocopy of their passport or identity card
The registration fee of € 50 for the competition must be sent to “UBI - Banco di Brescia”:
ABI : 03500 - BANCO DI BRESCIA
CAB : 54550 - AGENZIA DI GARGNANO
C.C. : 0000 0000 9881
Cin : Z
IBAN : IT83Z 03500 54550 0000 0000 9881
BIC : BCABIT21288
Competition applicants will be notified the result, no later than July 31st. A maximum of 12 competitors will be admitted to the Semifinal.
II. Round (semifinal): a free choice program of no less than 15 and no more than 20 minutes, including one or more movements taken from a work by Johann Sebastian Bach, transcribed for guitar and a work from a later period.
The number of finalists will be left to the discretion of the jury and their names will be announced after the semifinal.
III. Round (final): a free choice program of no less than 25 and no more than 30 minutes, including one work of the 19th century (classic or romantic) and one work of either the 20th or the 21st century, both originally written for guitar.
The program performed in each round (Eliminatory, Semifinal and Final) may not include works from other rounds.
The semifinalists will gather on Thursday August 25th, 2016 at 7.30 p.m. at the Centro Civico Multifunzionale "Andrea Castellani" - Via Teatro, 14, Gargnano, in order to draw the number determining the order of their appearance.
Competitors must provide the Jury two copies of the scores of the works they will perform. The semifinal and the final shall be held on August 26th and 27th respectively and will be open to the public.
REGISTRATION FEE FOR COMPETITORS:
€ 50, to be sent NO LATER THAN the 15th of July 2016
Information and Registration:
INCONTRI CHITARRISTICI DI GARGNANO
VIA ROMA 47 – 25084 GARGNANO, LAGO DI GARDA, ITALIA
TEL. (+39) 0365 -7988305 FAX (+39) 0365-71354