Bratislava Music Agency
841 06 Bratislava 4
For choirs one piece in the programme must be a cappella. The others can be with piano. Time limit is 15 mins net .The time limit for orchestras is 20 minutes net. Repertoire can be participant’s own choice.
The registration fee for a choir or an orchestra: 1 contest category makes 250 EUR, each next one contest category makes 200 EUR. The given registration fee is not paid back in the case of participant's withdrawal from the competition. For participation in the festival without participation in the competition the applying ensemble will pay 200 EUR .
Individual workshops for ensembles can be arranged upon request on the first day of the festival.
Those who would like to prolong their stay in the heart of Europe we highly recommend participating at the The Wolrd Peace Choral Festival taking place in the nearby Vienna (only 60km) right after our festival from 30 July- 2 August 2019!
Each choir/orchestra including the conductor, accompanying people and bus drivers have to pay their travel expenses, expenses on accommodation and food. Choice of the package is obligatory. The prices are quoted per person.
The package price includes:
3x night and breakfast in hotel
guidance during the whole stay
Bratislava sightseeing tour
opening concert of participating ensembles
public concert performance of participating ensembles
final diploma ceremony
|Price per person||245€||210€||155€|
Package 3 Hotel **** in Bratislava a city centre
3x night/breakfast in twin/double rooms in a **** hotel (additional fee of 101 EUR for a single room)
Package 2 Hotel ***
3x night/breakfast in twin/double and triple rooms in a *** hotel (additional fee of 60 EUR for a single room)
Package 1 Hotel **
3x night/breakfast in a ** hotel - (2 rooms with a shared bathroom, WC, 2-3 beds)
The organizers reserve the right to arrange accommodation and catering of the participating choirs.
Application deadline: 15th April 2020
The application must be filled in electronically.
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:
Completed electronic application form
Competition programme (name of the composition, composer's full name, length of the compositions)
Sound recording of the choir / orchestra not older than 3 years (mp3, link)
Choir's / orchestra´s and conductor's brief curricula (ca 10 lines)
A photo of the choir / orchestra and the conductor (print quality)
A copy of the scores of the competition pieces (PDF)
A copy of money order or bank transfer confirming payment for the festival fee
All the materials are to be sent in electronic format!
According to the number of acquired points, the international jury will award
Diploma for participation up to 59,99 points
Bronze certificate 60 - 74.9 points
Silver certificate 75 - 89.9 points
Gold certificate 90 - 100 points
Grand Prix min. 97 points
Choirs' & Orchestras' Performances during the festival:
a) choirs: 5 mins sacred music programme a cappella or with piano accompaniment - opening concert, at least one 15 min. performance - free programme
b) orchestras: 20 minutes orchestral performance
The organizer reserves the right to use the video and sound recordings taken at the festival.
15 May 2020 - Deadline for the first payment for room and board - 50%
15 June 2020 - 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 - Suche Myto 6,
Account Nr.: 0631809658/0900
Swift code: GIBASKBX