To enrol for the Gianni Bergamo Classic Music Award 2018, please send an e-mail to info@giannibergamoaward.ch.

Your e-mail must contain the following information:

 

First name

Last name

Birth Date

Street and no.

Postal Code

City

Nationality

Phone number

Email Adress 

Program for the competition

Program for the first round (The candidate will present a freely chosen programme including: at least two Lieder (or similar) at least one opera aria (or oratorio) at least one piece from period 1 (see first round). As in the first round, at least two languages must be included. Duration of the programme: max 25 minutes. During this round, the jury can request the performance of only one part of the chosen pieces. Not more than two pieces chosen for the first turn can be repeated in the second turn. The presented programmes are binding. Any changes must be approved by the jury.)

Link to the program of the first round (Video recording uploaded on a private channel (e.g. youtube, vimeo, etc.), specifying on the enrolment form the direct link, place and date of the recording. The recording must be integral (without cuts) and be not more than one year old. The repertoire must be original. The candidate can freely choose the programme but it must include: three or more pieces of different historic periods (period 1: 1600-1750, period 2: 1750-1830, period 3: 1830-1900, period 4: 1900-2018). at least two different languages (the pieces must be sung in the original language) pieces for voice and piano and/or voice solo. The entire duration of the programme must be about 30-45 minutes.)

Program for the second round (The candidate will present a freely chosen programme including: at least two Lieder (or similar) at least one opera aria (or oratorio) at least one piece from period 1 (see first round). As in the first round, at least two languages must be included. Duration of the programme: max 25 minutes. During this round, the jury can request the performance of only one part of the chosen pieces. Not more than two pieces chosen for the first turn can be repeated in the second turn. The presented programmes are binding. Any changes must be approved by the jury.)

Program for the third round (A concert programme of min 35 and max 45 minutes, without any breaks. The choice is completely free, both for the kind (opera, operetta, Lied, etc.) and the period, but it must be built with a thematic project whose originality and consistency will be taken into consideration by the jury. Official piano accompanists will be available free of charge for the second and third round. However, participants may bring their own piano accompanists at their own expense.)

Other information:

Teachers

Curriculum Vitae (Curriculum vitae in Italian or English – max. one A4 page)

Attachments needed:

Portrait picture in good quality (black&white, 300 dpi)

Copy of identity card/passport