AADGT BEETHOVEN Competition
dedicated to the 250th Birthday Anniversary of
Ludwig Van Beethoven
WE INVITE TO PARTICIPATE IN OUR COMPETITION instrumentalists (piano, strings, winds), vocalists and chamber ensembles all nationalities age 5 to 26
GOLD AND SILVER MEDALS WINNERS will be invited for professional video recordings in NY area to commemorate piano works of Ludwig Van Beethoven.
WINNERS will receive medals and certificates.
The concert venue and date for competition winners will be announced separately
HOW TO APPLY
The application must contain the following:
Ensembles’ members need to submit a registration form individually.
B) YouTube recordings
C) Application Fee
Application Deadline: January 10, 2020
Applicants will be notified via email of their result no later than February 20, 2020.
YouTube auditions are open to pianists all nationalities and are divided into the age categories between 5 and 26: Group A (Age 5 – 6), Group B (Age 7 – 8), Group C (Age 9 – 10), Group D (Age 11 – 12), Group E (Age 13-14), Group F (Age 14 – 15), Group G (Age 16 – 18), Group H (Age 18-26).
Recorded performances need be sent as a link to YouTube ( in rare cases can be mailed as a DVD).
Competition participants need to perform two pieces by Ludwig van Beethoven.
VIDEO RECORDS (Submission Quality Guidelines) •
YouTube recording should be fair representations of the Applicant’s abilities.
• All applicants must perform from memory (except Ensemble) and no-repeat
• The recording must be clearly labeled with your name.
• The recording must be free of background noise and distortion.