IMKA MUSIC COMPETITION

THE “IMKA” INTERNATIONAL INTERNET MUSIC COMPETITION  IS OPEN TO INSTRUMENTALISTS AND SINGERS OF ANY NATIONALITY WITHOUT AGE LIMITS; SOLOISTS OR GROUPS

 INTERNET MUSIC COMPETITION IMKA

CATEGORIES FOR SOLOISTS AND CHAMBER MUSIC PARTICIPANTS  (AGE ON THE BEGINNING OF THE COMPETITION)

    • Category «Prodigy Kids»up to 8 yearsold – free program with  duration of minimum  5 minutes  (2 compositions without interruption of camera)
    • Category  «Kids1»9-10 years old free program with  duration of minimum 10 minutes (2 compositions without interruption of camera)
    • Category «Kids2» : – 10-11 years old  free program with   duration of minimum 10 minutes  (2 compositions without interruption of camera)
    • Category «Kids3»:12-13 years old free program with   duration of minimum 10 minutes  (2 compositions without interruption of camera)
    • Category «Youngsters»:14-16 years old free program with   duration of minimum 10 minutes (2 compositions without interruption of camera)
    • Category «Young Players»17-19 years old free program with  duration of minimum 15 min ((2 compositions without interruption of camera))
    • Category «Experienced»20-29 years old  free program with duration of minimum 15 minutes ((2 compositions without interruption of camera))
  • « OPEN CATEGORY No Age limit» – free program with  duration of minimum 15 minutes ((2 compositions without interruption of camera))

MUSIC DISCIPLINES

 

CHINESE INSTRUMENTS

            ERHU   二胡                                                       GUZHENG 古筝

      DIZI      笛子                                                                 HULUSI 葫芦丝                                                                     

SUONA 唢呐                                                                       BIG DRUM 大鼓

PIPA   琵琶                                                                     

 SHENG 笙

                                                                               XIAO  箫S      

WESTERN INSTRUMENTS

  BASSOON                                                                              CLARINET 

EUPHONIUM

  PIANO                                                                                 RECORDER

  PICCOLO                                                                           FRENCH HORN

FLUTE                                                                                   TRUMPET

GUITAR                                                                            TROMBONE

SAXOPHONE                                                                         HARP

TUBA                                                                                      CELLO

TIMPANI/PERCUSSION                                                 DOUBLE BASS

VIOLIN                                                                                      VIOLA

ACCORDION                                                                  CELTIC HARP 

FRENCH HORN                                                        CONTRABASSON

TIMPANI                                                                  SAXOPHONE

HORN                                                                       ALL BRASS 

OPERA COMPETITION /VOICE COMPETITION

 SOPRANO                                                               TENOR

COUNTER TENOR                                                   BASS 

MEZZO

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CONDUCTING COMPETITION 

 

CONDUCTING COMPETITION

 

CHORUSES COMPETITION

 

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ORCHESTRA COMPETITION 

 

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YOUTH INITIATIVE FOR CREATIVE ENGAGEMENT “IMKA”

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ASSOCIATION FOR CULTURE AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT ON BASIS OF MEMBERSHIP

Constituted  according to the Art. 32/01,42/03 63/08  on 17/03/2010 of the Bosnian Civil Law, ID number 4201546320006 it is registered on the  address: Ocaktanum 72, Sarajevo, 71000, BIH, Canton Sarajevo.IMKA i Registered in the list of the associations of membership associations and social development organisations   with the number RU 933/10 UP08-07-1-2992/09

                                     Field of action – Culture and Education

The main goal of the organisation is the  development of local  and international classical music cultural scene ,cooperation and  exchange of knowledge and experiences between  reputable experts in artistic music field,composers,musicians ,teachers  and world wide accomplished musicians of  different countries and cultures, as well as  finding , encouraging  broadcasting new talents
                                                                 

                                                              Main Goals and Activities:

  •  Organization of local and international cultural ,artistic musical events,cultural events seminars and tours  
  •  Support for implementing artistic communication and branding strategy, including, where appropriate, the development of a  quality label for individuals and orchestras.
  • Organisation of Concerts, festivals, international music competitions (traditional and on line through video recordings)
  •  Cooperation with international associations and individual groups to reinforce 
  • Mobility of artistic creators and artists
  • Promotion and showcasing of emerging talent from different  countries in Europe Asia and USA
  • Stimulation of a genuine Europe-wide programme of cultural and artistic activities
  • Contribution to audience development in arist music field
  • Providing visibility to Europe’s values and different cultures

In supporting intercultural dialogue, IMKA Organisation  relies on the ideas, networks and capacities of many partners. Bringing this diverse range of art policies and art projects to life would not be possible without this network of affiliate partners, authorities and cultural institutes in the Member States  as well as organisations like the Local Ministries of Culture.

“IMKA” INTERNET MUSIC COMPETITION RULES

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The purpose of “IMKA” International Internet Music Competition” is promotion of classical music and discovery of exceptional artists with outstanding personality and talent ability .”IMKA” Internet Music Competition  provides award which can help to launch  classical musicians international careers and create individual networks for new concert opportunities.

” IMKA”International Internet Music Competition   is open to all nationalities and ages in guitar,strings, piano,wind,vocal ,choruses,conductors and chamber music orchestras

Each discipline is divided into different age categories and Senior Professional (no age limit).

HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION 

Each participant must submit  filled application online form found bellow ,two video recording of two live performances  – from any of the following periods: baroque, classical, romantic or contemporary including jazz,pop,rock , uploaded  live on YouTube and sending  the link to IMKA ,accompanied by some  form of  age verification document   all sent through email to  imkaartists@gmail.com 

 

Selected first price  winners will be  chosen  to receive an invitation to perform at the Army Hall in Sarajevo  Concert Series   (exact date will be announced on our website and winners will be notified through post of the exact date of their performance).All invitees will get their awards certificates and the ones whom are not able to personally arrive  will be mailed their awards

HOW TO MAKE A VIDEO (LIVE RECORDING COMPETITION ENTRY?)

When performing a video or live recording internet music competition  entry use a telephone,tablet or a  camera that can record live video of you .

It does not need to be a recording from a concert or such where you had audience or a live performance

It should be filmed in a quiet nice acoustic place so that your live recording will come out well

You can use microphone and amplifiers

Once you are satisfied with your recording /performance transfer it to the computer

Upload recording on Youtube  ( Video should include your name saying FOR IMKA MUSIC COMPETITION )

Send us the link in  an email to our email adress

You are finished!

HOW TO APPLY

To apply for the International internet music competition “IMKA”  participants must submit

Step 1. A completed online Application Form

Step 2. Send the link of your video on YouTube, Vimeo, or WeTransfer to:

imkaartists@gmail.com

Step 3: Make a Application Fee Payment of 40 eur  made through PayPall following the link Bellow :

PayPal.Me/ymcabih/ Soloist Fee

PayPal.Me/ymcabih/80Duo Fee

PayPal.Me/ymcabih/120 Trio Fee

PayPal.Me/ymcabih/160 Quartets Fee


General Rules

1. Incomplete applications including failure to pay fees will result in disqualification.

2. The material provided will not be returned and the inscription fee is not refundable.

3. The judges’ decision is final and can not be complained. The comments and punctuation of the jury will not be provided.

4. Finalist Winner of Grand Prix Concert will be provided free accommodation and board covered by the Competition.

5.Other musicians(finalists) may be invited to perform in the concert Series.

6. The competition is not responsible for any damage or theft.

7. Children under 18 years old will be responsibility of their parents or legal guardians. And must be supervised all the time by their parents or legal guardians.

8. “IMKA” International Music Competition reserves the right to make any changes in the rules, schedule or other information related to the competition.

9.A panel of judges evaluates and punctuates the video material submitted, and the final selections of winners is based solely on the same recordings submitted.

Scoring  of the “IMKA” International Internet Music Competition 

1st prize :From 90 to 100  (100/100: 1st Absolute Prize)

2nd prize: From 80 to 89:

3rd prize : From 70 to 79:

Awards

A selected group of winners will receive an invitation to debut at the Army Concert Hall , Sarajevo ,Peters Kirche Vienna Austria and Pfarre Canisius Vienna Austria in IMKA Concert Series 2018 .

Several rounds of applications will be taken in through out the year and jury will invite laureates to the concert series.Also the idea is to add aditional musicians to the roster of IMKA Artists Agency for promotion of classical music talent.

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The selected number of winners will receive a signed representation contract with IMKA Artists , artist representation agency  and a certificate/diploma on a Final Award Ceremony.

Special Awards

A special awards may be rewarded to artists of exceptional talent and these may include production of professional CD  with Imka Artists, recitals at different IMKA partner Festivals.

International Internet Music Competition Application Deadline for submission 

DEADLINE:15 MARCH, 2018

THE RESULTS WILL BE ANNOUNCED: 15 APRIL, 2018

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