APPLICATIONS OPEN 15 AUGUST 2021
AND CLOSE 30 OCTOBER 2021
APPLYING FOR THE 2022 CARL NIELSEN INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION & ESPANSIVA!
Participants are encouraged to apply for both the Competition and Espansiva! – a special programme of informal mentoring, coaching and networking opportunities which will run parallel to the three competitions. In order to allow all participants to stay on for the full duration without additional expenses, the competition is providing free accommodation and evening meals throughout.
We are excited about Espansiva! and the possibilities it offers to the 2022 participants. We want you to be excited as well. So if you have any questions that you would like to ask please feel free to contact Lucy Maxwell-Stewart at firstname.lastname@example.org
The contestants shall meet the following conditions:
a) All competitions – flute, clarinet and violin – are open for all nationalities under the age of 30 on the first day of the competition. Flutists must be born on or after 31 March 1992. Clarinetists must be born on or after 31 March 1992. Violinists must be born on or after 31 March 1992.
b) The application must be completed and submitted online.
c) There is an application fee of DKK 750 to be paid by credit card. The applicant will be asked to submit their name and email after which they will be immediately redirected to the payment page.
d) The applicant will be asked to fill in an online application, which will require from them the following:
- A portrait photo
- A copy of his/her passport
- Upload of video recordings of the applicant performing requested pieces as announced on the competition‘s official website
- Maximum of 800 characters biography
- List of educational background + competition/performance/recording highlights as soloist
- Selection of which pieces he/she will be playing in all rounds and finals from the repertoire as announced on the competition’s website
e) Applicants will be informed in January 2022, as to whether they have been accepted as contestants in the Carl Nielsen International Competition.
f) Contestants must report to the Carl Nielsen International Competition before 15 January 2022, whether they wish to accept the invitation to the competition.
g) In extraordinary circumstances (force majeure), the General Manager of the competition may permit late arrivals to participate in the competition, if they report personally, no later than one day after the first round of the competition has begun.
Applications open 15 August 2021