THE COMPETITION OF WOODWINDS

  • The Fifteenth competition of woodwinds will be held at “STEVAN MOKRANJAC“ Music school in Požarevac from April 13th– 16th, 2019.
  • The competition will encompass the following disciplines (instruments):

the flute, the clarinet, the oboe, the bassoon and the saxophone.

  • The competitors, within each discipline, will be divided into eight categories and will perform a programme consisting of two compositions of their own choice from different areas, with a time limit.

Bambi category: born in 2010. and younger – no longer than 5 minutes
(bassoon players born in 2009. and younger)

beginners: born in 2008. and younger – no longer than 5 minutes
(bassoon players born in 2007. and younger)

1st category: born in 2006. and younger – no longer than 8 minutes
(bassoon players born in 2005. and younger)

2nd category: born in 2004. and younger – no longer than 10 minutes
(bassoon players born in 2003. and younger)

3rd category: born in 2002. and younger – no longer than 12 minutes
(bassoon players born in 2001. and younger)

4th category: born in 2000. and younger – no longer than 15 minutes
(bassoon players born in 1999. and younger)

5th category: born in 1998. and younger – no longer than 20 minutes
(bassoon players born in 1997. and younger)

6th category: born in 1996. and younger – no longer than 20 minutes
(bassoon players born in 1995. and younger)

THE PROGRAMME NEED NOT BE PERFORMED BY HEART

  • Applications will not be accepted after March 20th, 2019 and have to be sent to the following address:

    Music School “Stevan Mokranjac”
    12000 Požarevac, Serbia, Kneza Lazara 1
    Phone/fax: +381 12 223 396

    Apart from the application form, the competitors must also submit:
    - birth certificate
    - proof of the paid fee in the amount of:
    35 € (bamby, beginners, I and II category)
    40 € (III and IV category)
    45 € (V and VI category)
    or the equivalent value in dinars, and they may pay it to the account number of the music school:

    840–1222666–88
    call for number
    97  54016247451000004914

    If the competitors should decide to cancel their applications, there will be no refund.

    Foreign competitors can pay their donation during arrival at the competition.

    A jury consisting of distinguished professors and eminent musicians from Serbia and abroad will evaluate the competitors, and they will be appointed by the organizer.

    Competitors will be given diplomas and the most successful in the category (100 points) will receive the title of Competition Laureate which is in form of a „Mokranjac“ plaquette.

    1st prize for                 95-100 points won
    2nd prize for                90-94,99 points won
    3rd prize for                 85-89,99 points won
    commendation for      75-84,99 points won

    The number of prizes is limited to five 1st prizes, five 2nd prizes, five 3rd prizes and 10 commendations. All competitors receive a written opinion from every jury member. One special award „Vladimir Urošević“ will be given by the jury decision in each discipline (the flute, the clarinet, the saxophone, the oboe and the bassoon). The award consisting of a diploma and 100 € in money.

    Teachers will be given diplomas for pedagogical results and contribution to competition. Special gratitude award for help given in the development of the competition will be given every year to one teacher. It consists of a „Mokranjac“ plaquette and 100 € in money.

    The organizer will provide piano accompaniment for the competitors who do not have it, for the fee of 30 € (for primary school students) and 50 € (for secondary school students).

    The competitors and participants themselves will pay for the accommodation and food expenses during their stay in Požarevac. For information regarding food and accommodations please contact prof. Periša Stanojević.

    During the competition there will be concerts as well as seminars and public meetings for exchanging ideas.

    The organizer has the right to record, copy and broadcast the programme.

    The organizer will make possibile for the record material to be bought.

THE COMPETITION OF CHAMBER ENSEMBLES

The competition of chamber ensembles will be held at “Stevan Mokranjac” Music school in Požarevac within the Competition of woodwinds from April 13th–16th, 2019.

The competition of chamber ensembles will include the following disciplines: duo, trio, quartet, quintet, sextet, septet, octet i nonet, with a prerequisite of each ensemble having at least one woodwind instrument.

The competitors will be divided into three cate­gories:
1st category: primary school students
2nd category: secondary school students
3rd category: university students

Ensembles consisting of both primary and secondary school students fall into the 2nd category.

The ensembles will perform a programme of their own choice with a time limit:
1st category – no longer than 10 minutes
2nd category –no longer than 15 minutes
3rd category – no longer than 20 minutes

Application will not be accepted after March 20th, 2019.

Apart from the application form, the competitors must also submit:
- birth certificate
- proof of the paid fee in the amount of 40€ in the equivalent value in dinars, to the account number of the music school: 840 – 1222666-88
call for number 97 54016247451000004914

If the competitors should decide to cancel their applications, there will be no refund.

Foreign competitors can pay their donation during arrival at the competition.

A jury consisting of distinguished professors and eminent musicians from Serbia and abroad will evaluate the competitors, and they will be appointed by the organizer.

The most successful ensembles will receive prizes:
1st prize for 95-100 points won
2nd prize for 90-94,99 points won
3rd prize for 85-89,99 points won
commendation for 75-84,99 points won

All competitors receive a written opinion from every jury member.

The jury and the organizers will also give special prizes to the best ensembles.
The competitors and participants themselves will pay for the accommodation and food expenses during their stay in Požarevac.
The organizer offers possibility of buying the recorded performances.