LIVORNO PIANO COMPETITION
3000 Euros, First prize Diploma , plate and concerts
1500 Euros , Second prize Diploma
1000 Euros, Third prize Diploma
500 euros , assigned to the finalist who will give the best performance of a work composed from 1900.
Prize “Young Jury”
300 euros, assigned to a finalist chosen by a jury of students from High Schools in Livorno.
A painting made expressly for the event and donated to the Winner of LPC 2018 by the painter Stefano Bottosso http://www.stefanobottosso.com
The winner of LPC will be recommended to YAMAHA Music Europe – Branch Italy
Other Special prizes can be awarded.
All finalists will receive a Finalist Diploma.
All the other contestants will be given a participation certificate upon request .
The Jury reserves the right not to award prizes in absence of the required level . It may also decide to award ex – aequo prizes except for the First, which can be awarded only to one contestant.
n.b. Money prizes will be awarded gross of the withholding tax.
For prize concerts an arrangement will be made between Livornoclassica and the winner to determine the expense refund.
LIVORNO YOUNG PIANO COMPETITION
For each category the judgement will be in hundreds.
The following diplomas will be awarded:
from 95 to 100 First prize Diploma
from 90 to 94 Second prize Diploma
from 85 to 89 Third prize Diploma
from 80 to 84 Fourth prize Diploma
All the other contestants will receive a participation certificate
The contestant who will receive the highest score – in any case not below 95/100 – in each category will be the Winner of the Category. The following prizes will be awarded:
Absolute First prize Diploma of Cat. A, 100 Euros
Absolute First prize Diploma of Cat. B, 150 Euros
Absolute First prize Diploma of Cat. C, 200 Euros
Absolute First prize Diploma of Cat. D, 250 Euros
Absolute First prize Diploma of Cat. E, 300 Euros
The contestant who will receive the highest score of all will be the Absolute Winner of LIVORNO YOUNG PIANO COMPETITION
The winner will get:
Diploma, plate, 500 euros prize ( in addition to the scholarship awarded within the category).
He will also be recommended to YAMAHA Music Europe – Branch Italy
This prize cannot be awarded ex-aequo. In case two or more candidates get the same score, the Jury will vote to determine the winner.
The jury can award special prize concerts and other opportunities to contestants.