The 2nd Osaka International Mandolin Competition
By Mandolin Cafe
February 7, 2006 - 7:00 am
Arte Mandolinistica announces the organization of The 2nd Osaka International Mandolin Competition of composition for both unaccompanied solo and ensemble.
Category A - Composition of 8 to 12 minutes for unaccompanied mandolin solo.
Category B - Composition of 8 to 12 minutes for mandolin ensemble of 5 to 6 parts which are two mandolin parts, mandola-tenor, guitar and double bass with optional mandoloncello.
Schedule: Application period : July 1 to 15, 2006
Preliminary screening will be conducted through the examination of music scores and the result will be announced on August 1 through web site.
Final competition for category A : October 8, 2006 at The Phoenix Hall in Osaka
Final competition for category B : October 9, 2006 at The Phoenix Hall in Osaka
1st Place: 200,000 Yen
2nd Place: 100,000 Yen
3rd Place: 50,000 Yen
Prize winning numbers are to be published from Arte Mandolinistica.
Judges: There will be nine judges including composer, director and guitar player.
Application Fee: 10,000 Yen
- Works must not be published or played before this competition.
- Entrants are not allowed to apply two or more music for one category however, they can apply one music for each category respectively.
- Music scores must be sent by post.