THIS APPLICATION FORM MAY BE SUBMITTED ELECTRONICALLY OR TYPED & MAILED. ALL APPLICATIONS MUST INCLUDE THE COVER PAGES WHICH ARE TO BE MAILED TO VWIPC, 73710 FRED WARING DR. # 201, PALM DESERT, CA 92260 USA BY Oct. 15 2021. (Having trouble updating the info on the online application – will be updated soon, but don’t worry, deadline isn’t until 10-15-21!)
NOTE: $36,000 in cash prizes
Eligibility is governed by age on the first day of competition. (ages 18 through 31)
Application supplemental materials must include a copy of a birth certificate or a passport. DO NOT send originals.
Application fee of US$200 must be received by the VWIPC in California before the application is complete.
Please see Rules and Regulations for required repertoire before filling out this application.
If a juror is the teacher of one of the contestants, he or she will not be able to participate in the Competition and will receive a full refund.
Please keep a copy of this application for your records.
All applicants must be prepared to compete in the solo category and may also choose to participate in the concerto category.
All concerto finalists will play a complete concerto with orchestra.
To excite, educate, and engage the community at large with the joy of classical piano by presenting, promoting, and nurturing classical music through live piano performance including international competitions, concerts, and local educational outreach programs for all ages.
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