Regulations

I. ELIGIBILITY

 

The competition is open to independent solo musicians (pianists, strings and wind performers) of all ages, nationalities and countries.

 

Judges of PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition, its subsidiaries and affiliated companies and members of their families, are not eligible to apply for the competition.

 

If an applicant is under 18 years old, the application form must be sent by a parent or guardian of the applicant.

 

The applications are reviewed and judged separately in each of the categories, listed on the competition’s Regulations. For a list of the repertoire categories, as well as a list of awards  involved in the Competition please visit all sections of the website.

 

II. HOW TO APPLY

 

To apply for the Competition participants must submit:

 

  • Completed Online Application Form

  • Application fee.

 

Participants are required to submit video or audio recording of one or several pieces for the audition.

Audition materials need not be of a professional quality but should be a fair representation of the applicant’s abilities. It is entrant’s responsibility to ensure that the submitted material (-s) are complete and playable.

 

No changes of repertoire are allowed after the application is submitted.

All entries become the sole property of PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition and none will be returned for any reason. Entries must be received no later than the Competition Deadline. Entries will be rejected if they are late, incomplete, damaged, irregular, mutilated, forged or garbled. PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition is not responsible for late, lost, damaged, misdirected, postage due, stolen, incomplete, or misappropriated entries.

The PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition do not give feedback or a critique to entrants. No communication or correspondence is guaranteed to be exchanged with applicants except with selected Grand Prize Winner.

 

III. APPLICATION DEADLINE

The application materials must be sent no later than a date indicated on the respective Competition page.

 

IV. APPLICATION FEE

The application fees for each of the PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition are provided on the Competitions’ website.

The payment must be made online by paypal.

All Application Fees are non-refundable.

 

V. REPERTOIRE REQUIREMENTS.

The repertoire requirement are specified on the respective Competition web page.

 

VI. COMPETITION RESULTS ANNOUNCEMENT

Competition results will be published on the PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition website on the date announced for the specific competition.

 

VII. INDEMNIFICATION

By entering the Competition, an applicant releases and holds PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition harmless from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind to the entrant or any other person, including personal injury or property damage, resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any Award, participation in the Competition and/or Recital, any breach of the Competition Rules, or in any Award-related activity. The applicant agrees to fully indemnify PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition from any and all claims by third parties relating to the Competition, without limitation.

 

VIII. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition assumes no responsibility or liability for lost, late, unintelligible/illegible, damaged, misdirected or incomplete entries, notifications, responses, replies or any release, or for any computer, online, software, telephone, hardware or technical malfunctions that may occur, including but not limited to malfunctions that may affect the transmission or non-transmission of an audition materials. PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019EDITION International Music Competition is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, by any of the equipment or programming associated with, or utilized in the Competition or by any technical or human error, which may occur in the administration of the Competition.

PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, audition materials.

PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition is not responsible for any problems, failures or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, providers, computer equipment, software, e-mail, players, or browsers, on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet, at any website, or on account of any combination of the foregoing.

PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition is not responsible for any injury or damage to entrant or to any computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in this Competition. Entrant assumes liability for injuries caused or claimed to be caused by participating in the Competition, or by the acceptance, possession, use of, or failure to receive any Prize.

 

IX. CONDUCT

By participating in the PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition, each participant agrees to be bound by the competition Policy and specific Competition Rules, as amended, which are posted on this page and on the Competition website. Participant further agrees to be bound by the decisions of PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition and the Organizational Committee, which shall be final and binding in all respects.

PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any applicant found to be: (a) violating the General Policy and Competition Rules; (b) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Competition or the PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition Website; (c) violating the terms of service, conditions of use and/or general Policy or guidelines of the competition; and/or (d) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE COMPETITION WEBSITE OR ANY RELATED WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE COMPETITION MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, PRO ARTISTS WINTER 2018 EDITION International Music Competition RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.

X. PRIVACY / USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

In addition to the information below, please refer to a separate Privacy Policy page at this competition website.

 

By participating in the Competition, an applicant:

 

  1. Grants to PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition the right to use his/her name, mailing address, and e-mail address (“Personal Information”) for the purpose of administering the Competition, including but not limited to contacting and announcing the Winner.

 

  1. Grants to PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition the right to use his/her Personal Information for publicity and promotional purposes relating to the Competition, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, without further compensation.

 

XI. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

All intellectual property, including but not limited to trade-marks, trade names, logos, designs, promotional materials, web pages, source code, drawings, illustrations, slogans and representations are owned by PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition and/or its affiliates. All rights are reserved. Unauthorized copying or use of any copyrighted material or intellectual property without the express written consent ofPRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition is strictly prohibited.

XII. LAW

This is the official PRO ARTISTS SPRING 2019 EDITION International Music Competition Policy. The Policy and Rules are subject to change without notice in order to comply with any laws or the policy of any other entity having jurisdiction over the Manhattan International Music firm.

 

XIII. LANGUAGE DISCREPANCY

In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of this Policy and disclosures or other statements contained in any Competition-related or Recital-related materials, including but not limited to the Competition application form, TV, print or online advertising, the terms and conditions of this Policy shall prevail, govern and control.

 

XIV. APPLICANT’S REPRESENTATIONS

By entering the Competition, an applicant represents individually or in case of an ensemble, jointly, that he/she or they read these Policy and the Competition Rules and consent to the Policy and Competition Rules.

 

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