Competitors must record choose one Baroque, Classical, Romantic or Modern and performed from memory. Arrangements, simplified editions, popular music and/or non-classical music from method books are not acceptable.
One composition per application will be accepted.
A participant may apply to auditions more than once (performing on another instrument).
The judging panel is composed of a minimum of 5 distinguished, international musicians and all decisions of the panel are final. The judges reserve the right to withhold any prize or award should the required standard not be achieved.
The Festival reserves the right to record, film, web-stream or broadcast any part of the Festival events. Competitors must grant BIYMF the sole and exclusive right to use of these recordings.
The following must be received by BIYMF before an application can be accepted:
An application form must be completed on the BIYMF website with a copy of the applicant’s passport or birth certificate for proof of age. All applicable information must be completed.