Audite


International
Conducting
Competition

9-15 July 2017
Patron – Yuri Simonov

Details & repertoire

Opening

Time and place
9 July 2017, 7.00-9.00pm
Radom City Hall

Candidates must register their attendance by 8.00pm in order to participate in Round 1.


Round 1

Time and place
10 & 11 July 2017, 10.00am-5.00pm
Radom City Hall

Number of candidates
Up to 40 candidates will be selected on the basis of video submission.

Duration
Each candidate will conduct the Radomska Orkiestra Kameralna (Radom Chamber Orchestra) for 10-15 minutes.

Repertoire
Candidates will conduct extracts from one of the following:
Elgar – Serenade for Strings
Grieg – Holberg Suite
Karłowicz – Serenade
Nielsen – Little Suite
Respighi – Ancient Airs & Dances Suite III
Wiren – Serenade


Round 2

Time and place
12 July 2017, 10.00am-5.00pm
Radom City Hall

Number of candidates
Up to 20 candidates will be admitted.

Duration
Each candidate will conduct the orchestra for 10-15 minutes.

Repertoire
Candidates will conduct extracts from one work from each list.
List A
Dvorak – Serenade for strings
Tchaikovsky – Serenade for strings

List B
Shostakovich – Chamber Symphony Op.110a
Stravinsky – Apollon Musagète


Semi-final

Time and place
13 July 2017, 10.00am-5.00pm
Radom City Hall

Number of candidates
Up to 10 candidates will be admitted.

Duration
Each candidate will conduct the orchestra for 25-30 minutes.

Repertoire
Candidates will conduct extracts from:
Beethoven – Symphony No 1*
Beethoven – Symphony No 2*
Saint-Saëns – Cello Concerto No 1* (soloist Roberto Trainini)

* Version for string orchestra


Final

Time and place
14 July 2017
10.00am – Rehearsal
Radom City Hall

15 July 2017
2.00pm – General rehearsal
6.00pm – Concert & results
Krzysztof Penderecki Concert Hall

Number of candidates
Up to 6 candidates will be admitted.

Duration
One rehearsal of up to 40 minutes
General Rehearsal of 20 minutes
Concert performance

Repertoire
One complete work from the list for Round 1

Jury & Prizes