NOMINATIONS:

CHORAL SINGING

ACADEMIC VOCAL

INSTRUMENTAL

🔹Almaty– 01.12.2019 🔹Karaganda – 24.01.2020 🔹Nur-Sultan – 26.01.2020 🔹Altai – 26.04.2020 🔹Novsibirsk – summer.2020
🔹Symkent – autumn 2020 🔹Bishkek – autumn 2020 🔹Taskent – online 🔹Almaty– 01.12.2019

 

REGULATION

of the International Competition of instrumental and vocal creativity “TESSA MUSIC CONTEST”

Location: The competition will be held in different cities of Kazakhstan, as well as in neighboring countries. December 1, 2019 the  was opening of this project  in Almaty, at the Almaty College of Music named after Tchaikovsky, after which our team are going to visit during the year: Karaganda, Nur-Sultan, Novosibirsk, Ust-Kamenogorsk, Altai, Bishkek, Shymkent.

Founder and organizer: TESSA Company

 

GOALS AND OBJECTIVES OF THE CONTEST

The TESSA MUSIC CONTEST International Competition for Instrumental and Vocal Creativity organizes and conducts the TESSA (Qazaqstan) festival organizing committee, in order to identify the most talented and bright performers, discover the creative potential of children, youth and adults, as well bands and individual performers. All laureates of the Grand Prix of this project will be invited to Almaty to the final Tessa Music Contest competition, where the best talent will be selected among the best, who will be awarded the title of “Best of the Best” (in his nomination) of the international project “Tessa Music Contest” and cash bonus in the amount of 100,000 tenge.

The main objectives of the competition:

  • identification of creative teams and talented performers;
  • popularization of academic genres;
  • making new contacts;
  • demonstration of mastery to a wide audience;
  • familiarization with the culture and history of the city of stay.

As part of the “TESSA MUSIC CONTEST” competition, an excursion program will be held for participants who have come from other countries.

TERMS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE COMPETITION

Creative teams and individual performers aged from 5 years take part in the competition. A participant (soloist, group) has the right to participate in several nominations and categories with the condition of submitting a separate application form for each nomination and category.

To participate in the competition, participants submit an application form in the Organizing Committee of the Festival.

Applications are accepted by e-mail tessafest.booking@gmail.com

 

Academic vocal
Age category: Solo, duets Age category: Ensemble, choir
5 – 6 years old

7 – 9 years old

10 -12 years old

13 -15 years old

16 – 19 years old

19 – 25 years old

over 25 years old

mixed group

art master

6 – 8 years old (junior choir )

9 – 11 years old (middle choir)

12 – 16 years old (senior choir)

over 25 years old

mixed group

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS (academic vocals):

Vocal – solo, duets: 1 work. The choice of works for the performance is free.

The total speech time is up to 5 minutes. Violation of the time limit is not permissible.

A piano is provided for the accompaniment. As well other instruments may be used. The use of phonograms and microphones is prohibited.

Vocals – ensembles: Competition performance of the ensemble can consist of 2 compositions, one of which must be performed a-cappella. The exception is age category “5 – 6 years old”. All works performed by participants in this age may be accompanied. The total playing time should not exceed 10 minutes.

Vocals – choirs:

Competition performance of the choir should consist of 2 compositions, one of which must be performed a-cappella. The exception is age category “5 – 6 years old”. All works performed by participants in this age category may be accompanied. The total playing time should not exceed 12 minutes.

 

Instrumental art:
Types of instruments participating in the competition: piano, stringed, folk, wind.
Age category  
5 – 6 years old

7 – 9 years old

10 -12 years old

13 -15 years old

16 – 19 years old

19 – 25 years old

mixed group

art master

 

 
PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS (Instrumental Music)

Participants prepare for the contest 1 (one) full-length work with a total duration of sounding – soloists, duets – Categories 5-9 years old – no more than 5 min; Category 10-12 years old – not more than 7 minutes; the rest not more than – 10 min;

Trio, quartet, quintet, ensemble – no more than – 10 minutes;

It is not allowed to exceed the timing determined by the position of the executable program.

Participants bring musical instruments and music stands with them and bear all the costs associated with their transportation.

Note: belonging to the age category (quartet, quintet, ensemble, choir, orchestra) is determined by the average age of the participants

 

FINANCIAL CONDITIONS

All participants pay the registration fee for participation in the Contest. Organizational fee (1 nomination):

Instrumental art:

Solo (5 – 12 years old) – 16 000 tenge

Solo (over 12 years old) – 20 000 tenge

Duets – 10 000 tenge / person

Trio, quartet, quintet – 7 000 tenge / person

Participant of the ensemble from 6 to 12 people – 4 000 tenge / person

Orchestra member from 13 people and more – 3 500 tenge / person

Vocal art:

Solo – 16 000 tenge

Duets – 10 000 tenge / person

Trio, quartet, quintet – 7 000 tenge / person

Participant of the ensemble from 6 to 12 people – 4 000 tenge / person

Orchestra member from 13 people and more – 3 500 tenge / person

 

FOR RUSSIAN FEDERATION

 

All participants pay the registration fee for participation in the Contest. Organizational fee (1 nomination):

Instrumental art:

Solo (5 – 12 years old) – 1500 rub

Solo (over 12 years old) – 1900 rub

Duets – 1000 rub / person

Trio, quartet, quintet – 800 rub / person

Participant of the ensemble from 6 to 12 people – 500 rub / person

Orchestra member from 13 people and more – 400 rub / person

Vocal art:

Solo (over 12 years old) – 1900 rub

Duets – 1000 rub / person

Trio, quartet, quintet – 800 rub / person

Participant of the ensemble from 6 to 12 people – 500 rub / person

Orchestra member from 13 people and more – 400 rub / person

Each additional solo application of the same participant is paid in the amount of 70% of the fee. These rules apply to ensemble participation.

Travel of Participants to the venue of the competition, accommodation, meals are carried out at the expense of the participants or by the sending party

The cost of staying in Almaty is specified upon request by email tessafestival@gmail.com Reservations for a hostel or a higher level hotel are possible.

All services are provided only through the Organizing Committee of the competition!

If you refuse to participate after November 1, 2019, the specified fee is not refundable!

 

According to the results of the competition, the participants of the competition are awarded:

  Grand Prix “TESSA MUSIC CONTEST” in the instrumental nomination 1 (one)

  • If this is a soloist, then a personal diploma of international standard, award engraving.
  • If this is a collective, then a personal diploma of international standard, award engraving.

“Laureate” I degree – awarded with a personal diploma of international standard, award engraving;

“Laureate” II, III degree – awarded with a personal diploma of international standard, a souvenir medal;

“Diploma” – handed nominal diplomas of the participant of the international standard.

  • Each manager receives memorable letters of appreciation from the organizing committee for preparing the participant.

The jury – for each city its own judging commission is formed.

 

At each TESSA competition, can be special prizes from the organizing committee and competition partners are established in the following nominations:

PRIZE “GIVING HOPE”

PRIZE “PRIZE OF THE VIEWING POSITIONS”

PRIZE “FOR THE BEST PERFORMANCE OF CLASSICAL WORK”

PRIZE “FOR THE BEST PERFORMANCE OF THE WORK OF KAZAKH AUTHOR”

PRIZE “THE SMALLEST PARTICIPANT OF THE COMPETITION”

PRIZE “JURY”

The teachers who have prepared the winners of the competition, and the best accompanists by decision of the JURY are also awarded with special diplomas and memorable prizes in the nomination:

PRIZE “FOR THE BEST CONCERTMASTER WORK”

PRIZE “FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF EXECUTIVE ART”

The jury of the Competition and the organizing committee have the right not to award some awards, as well as to divide and award additional ones.

The Organizing Committee reserves the right to make changes in the program of the competition, as well as in the quantitative and qualitative composition of the jury.

The decision of the jury is final, not negotiable

HOW TO TAKE PART IN:

  • Apply the established sample. Along with the application, you must provide a photo (size 300dpi / inch, format: tiff, jpg. For the catalog) and a creative biography of the team or artist.

The information of participants, sent to the organizing committee, is used in posters and campaign promotional materials.

COMPETITION SPONSOR and PARTNERS

The sponsors of the competition “ALMATY MUSIC CONTEST” can be both legal and physical persons who have partially or fully incurred the costs of organizing and conducting the competition.

The sponsor has the right to establish and award additional prizes and awards of his choice, to participate in the award procedures and other events of the competition.

The sponsor of the competition receives the right to use his name (brand name) in advertising posters and booklets of the competition, in the design of the competition halls, the solemn closing ceremony of the festival.

We invite teachers of academic vocals and instrumental genre to organize Master Classes, which will be held as part of the competition. If you have a unique technique or you have something to tell from your professional experience, please contact us

Our contacts:

mob. +7 747 647 22 06

E-mail: tessafest.booking@gmail.com

We are located in Qazaqstan: 

Almaty, Brusilovsky st. 34, 3rd floor

See you at the competition!

YOUR TEAM «TESSA»

 

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