The International Anton Rubinstein Competition 2020 - VIOLA

18. & 19. 四月 2020, Berlin

The International Anton Rubinstein Competition for Viola 2019 supports and promotes talented, young musicians, music students, soloists, and prospective orchestral musicians by providing a platform for competition and with its prestigious awards.

Venue: Mendelssohn-Remise, Jägerstr. 51, 10117 Berlin

 Jury

  • Yury Bondarev
  • Friedemann Hecker
  • N.N.

 Competition awards

  • 1. Prize from the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein/ viola bow as loan for one year
  • 2. Prize from the Friends and Supporters of the Anton Rubinstein Academy/ viola bow as loan for one year
  • 3. Prize from the Blatow Foundation / viola bow as loan for one year

 Entry conditions

  1. The International Anton Rubinstein Violin Competition 2020 is organized by the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein and will take place in the Mendelssohn-Remise, Jägerstr. 51, 10117 Berlin, Germany on April 18th & 19th, 2020.
  2. Violist of all nationalities and ages may take part in this competition.
  3. The competition will take place in two rounds, from which the Jury will decide the winners.
  4. The first round will be completed via video link on YouTube. The results will be announced via email on March 17th, 2020.
  5. The Final will take place in the Concert Hall Mendelssohn-Remise, Jägerstr. 51, 10117 Berlin, Germany.
  6. The Final of competition is open to the public.
  7. A maximum of 20 candidates will be advanced to the final. This decision will be made by the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein, using the recordings from the first round.
  8. The International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein will determine the order in which the competitors perform.
  9. The repertoire for the first round can be freely chosen by the candidate, but must be max. 30 minutes long.
  10. For the final, the candidates must present a program which does not exceed a 30 minute time limit.  The repertoire choice for the final is free, must be performed by memory and may include works from the first round.
  11. The works, which require a preparation of the grand piano, are excluded from the competition.
  12. In the final, the jury has the right to interrupt any performance that exceeds the 30-minute time limit.
  13. The candidates are allowed to bring their own accompanists. However, if need be, and with prior arrangement, the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein will also appoint a pianist for the competitors. The fee for the pianist is 100€, (to be paid after the selection in the Final Round), and includes a 20 minutes rehearsal and the competition performance.
  14. The final results will be announced on Sunday evening, April 19th, 2020 about 7:30 pm.
  15. All participants must be present when the competition results are announced.
  16. With their registration, participants authorize the organizer, i.e. the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein, to use all photo, video and audio material of the competition at its discretion.
  17. The decision of the jury is final and incontestable.
  18. With his or her registration, the candidate agrees to the rules and regulations of the competition.
  19. Registration Deadline: March, 10th 2020
    Registration fee: 75€ before February, 10th 2020 and 100 € thereafter.
  20. The registration fee is non-refundable.
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Deadline
  10. 三月 2020
Subscription fees
Early booking
till 10. 二月 2020
75 €
The registration fee100 €
The fee for the piano accompanist100 €
Payment
  • Bank details

    Freunde und Förderer der Anton Rubinstein Akademie
    Hypovereinsbank
    IBAN: DE56 3022 0190 0364 0117 17
    BIC: HYVEDEMM414

  • PayPal (+ 2%)
Required documents
  • CV
  • Photo
  • Link to YouTube
  • Confirmation of payment

Application form

Your documents (pdf, jpg, jpeg, max. 10 MB)

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