Participants of the Academy will have the opportunity to compete at the Academy competition: the competition will be part of the academy’s curriculum. At the conclusion of the competition the 1st prize winner will be presented with a new Henri Selmer Presence Bb clarinet, selected by the academy’s artists. 2nd prize winner will receive a $1000 prize, and 3rd prize winner will receive a Selmer Paris Concept Bb Mouthpiece.
First round repetoire: (to be sent electronically)
- Charles Marie Widor – Introduction and Rondo, Op. 72
- Luciano Berio – Lied
The deadline for first round recordings (audio/video) is April 1st.
- Johannes Brahms – Sonata in Eb, Op. 120 No. 2
- One of the following:
- Eugene Bozza – Concerto for Clarinet
- Claude Debussy – Premiere Rhapsodie
First Prize: Brand new Selmer Presence Bb clarinet
Second Prize: $1,000 cash prize
Third Prize: Selmer Paris Concept Bb Mouthpiece
When registering, please ensure to indicate on the registration form your desire to compete in the competition.