International Competition

Registration

Thank you for your interest in the Forte International Music Competition! Please see below for more information.

 

1. How to Enter

You may enter the competition by submitting the Entry Form and Registration Fee online. Please ensure that your Entry Form is legible and complete, accompanied with an appropriate Registration Fee, and is received by the deadline below. Otherwise, it will not be considered.

 

Registration steps:

a) Review Rules & Regulations of the competition.

b) Submit an Entry Form online.

c) Submit the Registration Fee below.

d) After your Entry Form and Registration Fee is received you will be sent an appointment time slot for the Preliminary Round, along with any other relevant information, via email after the registration closes.

 

Not able to participate in the Preliminary Round and/or Semi-Final Round in person?

International competitors, competitors who don’t reside in the tri-state area, and other competitors who cannot participate in the Preliminary Round and/or Semi-Final Round in person may upload a recorded video of their performance on http://www.youtube.com and specify a link in the Entry Form.

NOTE: Studio recording and pitch correction is NOT allowed. The video recording cannot be older than one month prior to submission of the Entry Form. The video recording, entry form, and registration fee must be all received by the appropriate deadline.

 

Are you applying as an international participant and need a Visa to come to US?

All international competitors attending Preliminary/Semi-Final rounds in person and requiring a Visa to enter United States are required to provide a link to the recorded performance in the Entry Form during the registration process.

 

2. Registration Fee and Deadline

Entry Form and non-refundable Registration Fee must be received by the deadline below at 11:59 PM New York time.

 

Have more than 2 competitors in your group?

Please submit ONE payment for the total fees and list the names of the competitors in the Memo section.

 

Changes to the program?

Submit request and payment of $30 below by November 20th. New repertoire can be entered in the memo/comments section. NO CHANGES ALLOWED after November 20th.

 

EARLY BIRD DEADLINE - OCTOBER 15

Solo

 

Duo/Trio/Group

$120

 

$150

Closed
REGULAR DEADLINE - NOVEMBER 5

Solo

 

Duo/Trio/Group

$140

 

$170

Closed
LATE FEE DEADLINE - NOVEMBER 20

Solo

 

Duo/Trio/Group

 

Program change

$170

 

$200

 

$30

Closed