Rising Pianists Competition
- Date: Saturday May 4, 2024
- Time: All day
- Location: St. John’s Episcopal Church - 679 Farmington Ave, West Hartford
- Chair: Sima Brodsky
- DEADLINE: Monday April 15, 2024 is the last day to submit the online application. The payment must be sent by mail and postmarked to this date as well.
PLEASE NOTE: Students participating in the Virtuoso Pianists Competition will not be eligible to participate in Rising Pianists Competition.
- This competition is open to grades 2-12.
- The students compete with their own grade and are awarded medals on gold, silver, or bronze ribbons. They also receive written comments from the judges.
- There are no placements in this competition.
- The registration fee is: Grades 2-5 $25, Grades 6-8 $30, and Grades 9-12 $35.
- Repertoire requirements: The students perform one piece by memory from the standard repertoire, or a selection of pieces by the same composer within the time limit.
- Method books, and easy transcriptions are not allowed.
- Grades 2-5: 5 minutes
- Grades 6-8: 7 minutes
- Grades 9-12: 10 minutes