First selection on video
The competition is open to candidates born on or after January 1st, 1980.
To register for preselections on video, candidates must complete a form (link to be found under the heading "registration"). To this form, the candidates must also attach the video(s) and a curriculum vitae.
This first registration requires a payment of 60 Euros (payment to be made online or by bank transfer, all the information can be found under the heading "payment").
The registration deadline is October 31, 2019.
The preselection on videos will take place in November 2019 and all applicants will be contacted no later than November 30, 2019 to be notified whether their application has been accepted or not.
The candidates selected to participate in the competition will fill a second registration file, including the choice of their program, and will have to pay 60 Euros of definitive registration fees..
Technical requirements for video recordings:
It is possible to present one or more recordings, of different dates and different places. The record(s) must be recent (less than one year old). The length of the recording(s) should not exceed 20 minutes. This recordings must be of good technical quality; the face and hands of the candidate must be clearly seen. The record(s) must contain at least one work of the program that the candidate will play during the eliminatory rounds of the competition.
Whether you should encounter some difficulty to download the videos through our online process, it is possible to send a DVD by post, until Thursday, October 31, 2019 (postmark attesting), to this address:
International Piano Competition - Istanbul Orchestra’Sion
Notre Dame de Sion Fransız Lisesi
Cumhuriyet Cad. 127 Harbiye
34373 Istanbul Turkey