Competition Schedule*:


Bangkok Regional Round:

Saturday, June 30 – July 1, 2018
College of Music, Mahidol University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand

 


DVD Audition

Deadline: July 25, 2018 (including Section II Recital Course, and Harpsichord of Early Music Category and Concerto Audition)
Eligibility: For contestants who reside outside of Japan and those are unable to take part in the Regional Round above.
Repertoire and rules are the same as for the Regional Round.  Submission of a DVD or video date containing a contestant’s performance is required for the Regional Round.  A performance uploaded to YouTube is acceptable.  Include a link to the YouTube page in email.
For the fees for DVD Audition, please refer to the following link: www.osakaimc.com


Final Rounds: September 29 – October 8, 2018

Date Category Venue
September 29 Amateurs (Virtuoso, POA Courses) Muramatsu Recital Hall Shin-Osaka
September 30 Youth Free Program (Junior, Infant Courses) Muramatsu Recital Hall Shin- Osaka
Youth Repertoire (Junior, Infant Courses) Abeno Kumin (Ward) Center Small Hall
Amateurs (Superior, Excellence, Senior, Silver, Duo/Ensemble Courses) Abeno Kumin (Ward) Center Small Hall
October 3 Two Pianos, Recital Course, Concerto Audition Muramatsu Recital Hall Shin- Osaka
October 4 Piano Age-U Muramatsu Recital Hall Shin- Osaka
Wind Instruments Age-H/U Uhara Hall (Kobe city, Hyogo)
October 5 Piano Age-G, Piano Four Hands Mutamatsu Recital Hall Shin- Osaka
Duo, Ensemble Abeno Kumin (Ward) Center
Wind Instruments Age-J/G, Folk Instruments Abeno Kumin (Ward) Center
October 6 Piano Age-E3/H Mutamatsu Recital Hall Shin- Osaka
Strings Age-J/H Abeno Kumin (Ward) Center
October 7 Piano Age-E1/E2/J Mutamatsu Recital Hall Shin- Osaka
Strings Age-E1/E2/E3/U Abeno Kumin (Ward) Center
String Age-G/Harp Abeno Kumin (Ward) Center
Vocal Music Takatsuki Gendai Gekijo Middle Hall
October 8 Early Music Takatsuki Gendai Gekijo Middle Hall

 

* The schedule is subject to change without notice.  


 

GRAND FINAL=GALA CONCERT

October 8, 2018 at Takatsuki Gendai Gekijo Middle Hall (Osaka)


Awards Ceremony
          

Section I, Section II

October 8 at Takatsuki Gendai Gekijo Middle Hall after the Grand Final=Gala Concert

Section III

 

September 29, 30 at Muramatsu Recital Hall Shin-Osaka, Abeno Kumin (Ward) Center Small Hall
*Awards ceremony takes place at the judging venue on the day of judging.