Competition

Violin 2018

NYIAA will present the Sixth New York International Artists Violin Competition in April 2018. The contestants' performances will be auditioned and judged via on-line format.

Contestants must submit recorded performances either by sending a DVD recording or by e-mailing a YouTube link. The content of the recordings must abide by the competition's rules and regulations.

Application click to download

All application documents and DVD recordings sent by mail must be received by NYIAA on or before April 1, 2018. All YouTube links and scanned documents e-mailed to competition@nyiaa.org must be received on or before April 1, 2018.

Mailing Addresses

Jung Eun Kim
New York International Artists Association
170 Prospect Avenue, Suite 8F
Hackensack, NJ 07601
U.S.A

Application Payment
A $5.00 surcharge is added for all PayPal payments.

Rules & Regulations click to download

Schedule

  • April 1,2018: Application deadline (Not postmarked)
  • May 15, 2018: Announcement of the results on the NYIAA website
  • September and/or October, 2018: Winners' awards ceremony and concert at Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall

Repertoire

Category A: 11 to 14 Years old

  • Two or more contrasting pieces from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, or Contemporary periods
  • (Movements of Concertos and Sonatas are acceptable.)

Category B: 15 to 17 Years old

  • Three or more contrasting pieces/movements from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, or Contemporary periods
  • (Movements of Concertos and Sonatas are acceptable.)

Category C: 18 to 35 Years old

  • Three or more contrasting pieces/movements from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, or Contemporary periods
  • (Movements of Concertos and Sonatas are acceptable.)

All pieces are to be performed from memory with the exception of Sonatas movements.

Prizes. Category A: 11 to 14 Years Old

First Prizes

$50000 Cash Award
  • Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall Appearance

Second Prizes

$30000 Cash Award
  • Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall Appearance

Third Prizes

$20000 Cash Award
  • Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall Appearance

Prizes. Category B: 15 to 17 Years Old

First Prizes

$1,00000 Cash Award
  • Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall Appearance

Second Prizes

$50000 Cash Award
  • Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall Appearance

Third Prizes

$25000 Cash Award
  • Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall Appearance

Prizes. Category C: 18 to 35 Years Old

First Prizes

$1,00000 Cash Award
  • Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall Appearance

Second Prizes

$50000 Cash Award
  • Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall Appearance

Third Prizes

$25000 Cash Award
  • Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall Appearance