Top competitors, based on their scores from the Preliminary Round, will be selected to move on to the Semi-Final Round of the competition. In order to better prepare for this round, please review guidelines and helpful information below.
December 8th, 2013
520 8th Avenue, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10018
The repertoire should include 1 (one) original composition (no transpositions or arrangements of the composer's original work allowed) by one of the composers listed below and this composition must be different from the composition presented during the Preliminary Round. It must be performed from memory and cannot exceed 5 minutes. The performance will be stopped and score reduced by a point per judge if the competitor exceeds the allotted time.
Albeniz, J. S. Bach, Beethoven, Bernstein, Bizet, Brahms, Bruch, Capua, Chopin, Clementi, Corelli, Curtis, Donizetti, Debussy, Falvo, Gershwin, Granados, Grieg, Handel, Haydn, Kabalevsky, Khachaturian, Kreisler, Liszt, Loewe, Lalo, Menken, Mozart, Mendelssohn, Paganini, Pergolesi, Piazzolla, Popper, Porter, Prokofiev, Puccini, Rachmaninoff, Ravel, Rieding, Rimsky-Korsakov, Rodgers, Rossini, Saint-Saëns, Sarasate, Scarlatti, C. M. Schonberg, Schubert, Schumann, Schwartz, Scriabin, Sherman, Shostakovich, Stravinsky, Strouse, Tchaikovsky, Tesori, Verdi, Villa-Lobos, Vivaldi, A. L. Webber
2. Entry fee
None. There are no additional fees to participate in the Semi-Final Round of the competition.
Results will be available within one week via email.
All participants will receive certificates at the conclusion of the Semi-Final Round.
Forte International Music Competition is pleased to offer 20% discount off next year's registration fees to semi-finalists who did not have a chance to move on to the Final Round of the competition.