Junior Division Rules

1. The competition is open to participants of all nationalities.

2. The junior division comprises of participants up to 14 years old.

3. The Junior division is divided into 5 categories:

Category A (3/4 years old)
Category B (5/6 years old)
Category C (7/8 years old)
Category D (9/10 years old)
Category E (11/12 years old) 
Category F (13/14 years old)

4. The application deadline is January 15th 2022 at 23:59/11:59 pm
The age of the participant is considered on January 15th, 2022

5. All participants must submit one or multiple YouTube videos

6. Competition repertoire must be played from memory

7. Winners will be announced on our website on January 31st, 2022

8. The Competition's Commitee has the authority to interpret the rules of the competition, and make any changes necessary.

9. Participants are required to submit personal ID for proof of age

10. Participants are required to sign a media release form

11. Videos must not be filmed more than 6 months prior to submission. 

12. The video must clearly show the pianist’s face and hands in the frame at all times. The video must be shot from one fixed angle/position

13. Piece duration may be exceeded by a maximum of 3 minutes

Repertoire Rules

Category A
(3/4) years old)
Up to 3 minutes
Free choices

Category B
(5/6 years old),
Free choices up to 5 minutes

Category C
(7/8 years old) ,
Up to 8 minutes
2 contrasting pieces

Category D
( 9/10 years old),
Up to 10 minutes
2 to 3 contrasting pieces

Category E
(11/12 years old )
Up to 14 minutes
3 to 4 contrasting pieces

Category F
(13/14 years old)
Up to 16 minutes
free choice