Bratislava Music Agency
841 06 Bratislava 4
Performance time limit: The performance time limit for choirs is 15 minutes; a piano is available. The time limit for orchestras is 20 minutes.
The registration fee for one ensemble: 1 contest category is 200 EUR, each further contest category is 150 EUR. For participation in the festival without participation in the competition: 100 EUR. The registration fee is not paid back in the case of cancellation of the application.
The organizers reserve the right to arrange accommodation and board for the participating choirs within one of the offered packages. Each choir including the conductor, accompanying people and bus drivers shall pay their travel and accommodation expenses from the choir´s own sources.
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The package price includes:
3x night and breakfast in hotel
Guidance during the whole stay
Bratislava sightseeing tour
Opening concert for participants
Public concert performance for participating groups
Final diploma ceremony
Package 4 Hotel **** in Bratislava a city centre
3x night/breakfast in twin bed rooms in a **** hotel (additional fee of 101 EUR for a single room)
Package 3 Hotel ***
3x night/breakfast in twin bed rooms in a *** hotel (additional fee of 60 EUR for a single room)
Package 2 Hotel **
3x night/breakfast in a ** hotel - (2 rooms with a shared bathroom, WC, 2-3 beds)
Package 1 Hostel
3x night/breakfast, 4-bed rooms, common bathrooms (additional fee of 35 EUR for a single room)
Application deadline: 15th April 2017
Applications can be sent from 1st September 2016 to 15th April 2017.
After receiving the application form, each accepted participating group will be contacted by email and receive an official confirmation of participation.
The application shall be enclosed with the following:
Complete application form
Competition programme (name of the compositions, composer's full name, length of the compositions)
Sound recording of the choir not older than 3 years (a mp3 or a link)
Choir's orchestra's and conductor's curricula (cca 10 lines each)
Choir's, orchestra's and conductor's photo
Scores of the competition works (to be sent via email in PDF format)
A copy of money order or bank transfer confirming the payment of the festival fee.
All the materials are to be sent in electronic format!
Each ensemble will receive a diploma certifying the results. The jury may award other special prizes; for instance for programme dramaturgy, voice production or original interpretation.
Jury decisions are final, no appeals may be made.
According to the number of acquired points, the international jury will award:
Diploma for participation up to 59,99 points
Bronze certificate 60 - 74,99 points
Silver certificate 75 - 89,99 points
Gold certificate 90 - 100 points
Grand Prix BRATISLAVA CANTAT min. 97 points
Choir performances during Festival:
Singing during mass
Orchestra & Band performances during Festival:
Choice of repertoire
The repertoire can be participant’s own choice, no compulsory songs.
15th April 2017 – deadline for sending in the application form
15th June 2017 - deadline for the first payment for room and board - 50%
15th July 2017 - deadline for the final payment for room and board.
Holder of account: Bratislava Music Agency
Záhumenská 3/A, 84106, Bratislava IV,
Bank: Slovenská sporitelna,
a.s., Bratislava - Suché Mýto 6,
Account Nr.: 0631809658/0900
Swift code: GIBASKBX