The competition for harmonica players BALTIC-NORDIC OPEN
Schedule of categories:
11:00 Solo-Diatonic harmonica (with accompaniment or backing track)
12:30 Solo-Chromatic harmonica (with accompaniment or backing track)
13:15 Groups (3 and more performers)
14:00 Open Section (junior performers and bands of at least one harmonica)
NB! The length of performance is maximum 6 minutes
The jury of the competitions consists of 5 persons and each member of the jury can give max 10 points, so the maximum score can be 50 points.
- proper performance
- interpretation (tempo, dynamics, rhythm, ensemble, emotionality)
The competitors will be divided into 3 groups according to the results of the competition:
- perfect (45–50 points)
- excellent (40-44 points)
- very good (35-39 points)
The winners of each category will receive the Baltic-Nordic Champion title and cash prize.
All participants with a score above 35 will be awarded a certificate.
The overall winner with perfect results will be awarded a Grand Prix of € 1,000.
In the absence of perfect level, the jury has the right to award special prizes.
The decision of the jury is final and not subject to appeal.
Registration for the competition is obligatory. Deadline is July 1st, 2021 http://www.piccolo.ee/en/register/
A wristband of the registered the participant: 30 € (till May 31, 2021); 40 € (from June 1st, 2021)
The price includes admission to the competitions and all festival events.