Competition rules

  • The competition will be via videos published on www.youtube.com.
  • The competition is open for competitors of all nationalities up to the age of 30.
  • The competition is a one-round competition, and the condition of the competition is to play from memory.
  • The repertoire is free.
  • The repertoire should consist of one or more pieces which has to fulfill the time limit.
  • Each piece can have a separate link.
  • The competition is divided into 11 age categories.
  • Each member of the jury is required to listen to the entire recording, allocate points and write an evaluation of the contest performance. Each contestant will receive feedback on the recording.
  • The video must be a real recording without editing, shot in one static shot, with the camera slightly away from the competitor.
  • Must be visible on the competitor's hands and face at all times.
  • The video recording not more than 6 months old must be placed on www.youtube.com, the competitor will include in the application the exact internet link to the video recording.
  • The full names of the pieces, the composer and the competitor, must be included in the video title or description (in English).
  • The video must be public, accessible throughout the competition and at least one month after the results are announced. The competitor will not seek a financial reward for posting the video and gives consent to post the video on the organiser's web site to announce the results.
  • The organiser reserves the right not to open a category for organisational reasons or not to accept an application or to shorten the competition deadline for the competition for capacity reasons.
  • The competition deadline: January 1, 2023.
  • Announcement of results:  February 08, 2023.
  • Failure to comply with the above conditions, as well as an apparent reading of the notes during the game, may result in the competitor being eliminated from the competition.