Rules of Participation 2018

CONDITION

FORUM ORGANIZER

Impresa produce center in cooperation with the International Creative Union Intermedia and the International Charitable Foundation for Culture Dzintara zvaigzne.

The most significant events organized since 1996: International festival “Morning Star – Jurmala” in cooperation with Yuri Nikolayev (this festival has been broadcasted on 1st Russian International channel), contest of young singers “Moscow – Jurmala”, reality show “Hello, Jurmala!” broadcasted on TV5 channel Latvia, International festivals “Art – turner”, “Debut”, “Christmas Surprise”, “Amberstar”, “Talent Show”, “Baltic Voyage”.

Since 2002, cooperation with producer centers and festivals: “Slavonic Bazaar in Vitebsk” (Belarus), “Eastern Bazaar” (Ukraine), Canzoni dal Mondo (Italy) and others.

Intention and objectives of contest

– Integration of the broad masses of society into the creative process through participation in the forum.

– Search, promotion and promotion of young talents.

– Strengthening of international cultural relations.

– Sharing of experience and increasing the level of performing skills.

The program of the forum includes contests for genres, nominations, age groups and fetal program:

  1. Competition of performers of instrumental music
  2. Competition of Choral Art
  3. Vocal competition
  4. Competition of young performers of popular music
  5. Competition of choreography
  6. Competition of circus art
  7. Competition of theaters
  8. Competition of fashion theaters
  9. Festival program

FOR participants

The forum can be attended by soloists and groups aged 5 to 30 years old: students of music schools, children’s art schools, secondary schools.

special musical educational institutions, centers of creativity,

participants of choreographic collectives, theatrical studios, theaters

fashion, circus studios, amateur and amateur groups.

  1. INTERNATIONAL EXECUTIVE COMPETITION INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC EUROJURMALA

Participants: soloists, small forms (duet, trio, quartet, quintet), ensembles

(up to 12 people), orchestras.

Competitive nominations:

  • classical music
  • folk music
  • classical music in modern processing
  • jazz
  • modern music

Each participant or collective can perform in several competitive nominations.

Instruments:

  • stringed instruments
  • Keyboard instruments
  • plucked instruments
  • Wind Instruments
  • percussion instruments
  • folk instruments
  • bow instruments

Age categories:

  • 7-9 years
  • 10-13 years
  • 14-17 years old
  • 18-30 years old
  • mixed

The age group of the collectives is determined by the average age participants.

Requirements for the program

Contestants must prepare one work or two variegated, total duration:

  • Soloists – up to 4 minutes
  • Duos, trios, ensembles – up to 8 minutes
  • Orchestras – up to 15 minutes

Do not exceed the timing of the executable program. When

Exceeding the time of performance, the jury has the right to stop

performance and reduce the evaluation.

  • Duets, trio quartets – not allowed to participate pedagogue
  • Ensemble from 5 to 12 people – participation is allowed accompanist
  • Orchestra from 13 people – teachers are allowed to speak in the orchestra, but not more than 15% of the total number of participants

Evaluation criteria:

  • purity of intonation and sound quality
  • Performing skills
  • correspondence of the repertoire to performing abilities and

the age category of the performer

  • stage culture
  1. INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION OF CHORAL ART EUROJURMALA

Participants: choirs in the composition of 13 to 50 people.

Competitive nominations:

  • pop vocal
  • folk singing
  • academic vocal
  • gospel music

Age categories:

  • 7-9 years – junior group
  • 10-13 years old children’s choir
  • 14-17 years old teen choir
  • 18-30 years – youth choir

Requirement to the program: participants of the competition must prepare

one work or two different characters.

The duration of the performance is up to 6 minutes.

During the speeches, the use of “live” accompaniment, phonogram, as well as sound amplification equipment (microphones and speakers).

Evaluation criteria:

  • intonation
  • sound quality
  • Matching score or quality of interpretation (depending

from the nomination)

  • general impression of the performance
  1. VOCAL CONTEST EUROJURMALA

Participants: soloists, duets, trios, collectives.

Nominations:

  • variety
  • Folk songs
  • author’s song
  • jazz
  • Pop rock
  • academic vocal (opera, major form, mass, pastoral)

Participants can claim one or more nominations.

Age categories:

  • up to 6 years
  • 7-9 years
  • 10-13 years
  • 14-17 years old
  • 18-30 years old

Vocalists sing in a “live voice” accompanied by a phonogram “-1” or

a musical instrument (synthesizer or other) or, and a cappella.

Duration of the room is up to 3 minutes.

During the performance, dancing is allowed.

Evaluation criteria:

  • purity of intonation and sound quality
  • Performing skills
  • correspondence of the repertoire to performing abilities and

the age category of the performer

  • stage culture
  1. COMPETITION OF YOUNG PEOPLE ARTISTS POPULAR MUSIC

EUROJURMALA

Participants: young performers from different countries between the ages of 18 and 30 years, having experience of performance on a professional stage.

Solo, duet, trio, group.

Requirements for the program:

  • A contestant must prepare one work

own writing or written specifically for him.

  • A song can be written in any genre and performed on any language.
  • There can be up to 6 people on the stage, including musicians, backing vocals and dancers.
  • Contestants sing “live voice” accompanied by a phonogram “-1”.
  • Backing vocals are allowed, which does not duplicate the main voice.

Duration of the song is up to 3 minutes.

Evaluation criteria:

  • mastery of performance
  • purity of intonation
  • The voice range
  • originality of melody and arrangement
  • entertainment (scenic image, acting)
  1. INTERNATIONAL EUROJURMALA CHOREOGRAPHY COMPETITION

Participants: soloists, duets, trios, collectives.

Nominations:

  • Classical choreography
  • Neoclassical choreography
  • Dance show
  • Children’s dance (up to 12 years)
  • Experimental dance
  • Sports choreography
  • Contemporary choreography (jazz, modern, neoclassic, kontemporari, neofolk, afro)
  • Variety choreography
  • Folk choreography
  • Stylization of folk dance
  • Folk-stage dance
  • Street destinations (hip-hop, house, techno, disco, break dance)
  • Ballroom dance (European program, Latin American program)

Participants can claim one or more nominations.

Age categories:

  • up to 6 years
  • 7-9 years
  • 10-13 years
  • 14-17 years old
  • 18-30 years old
  • mixed
  • professional

Duration of the room is up to 3 minutes.

Evaluation criteria:

  • plastic
  • synchronicity of movements
  • artistry
  • correspondence of the repertoire to performing abilities and the age category of the performer
  1. INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION OF CIRCULAR ART

EUROJURMALA

Participants: children’s and youth circus studios and educational institutions.

Nominations:

  • acrobatics
  • clownery
  • gymnastics
  • rubber
  • balancing act
  • juggling
  • show with the subject
  • Illusion

Age categories:

  • 7-9 years
  • 10-13 years
  • 14-17 years old
  • 18-30 years old

Duration of the room is up to 3 minutes.

Evaluation criteria:

  • level of performing skills
  • artistry
  • scenic (plastic, costume, performance culture)
  • creative approach to the selection of the repertoire, artistic

registration of the program (props)

  1. INTERNATIONAL CONTEST OF EUROJURMALA THEATERS

Nominations:

  • musical theater (musical, ballet, opera)
  • Drama theater
  • puppet theater
  • theater of plastics and pantomime
  • street theater
  • theater of skits

Participants can claim one or more nominations.

Age categories:

  • up to 10 years
  • 11-13 years
  • 14-17 years old
  • 18-30 years old

Duration of the room is up to 15 minutes.

Evaluation criteria:

  • level of performing skills
  • artistry
  • theatricality
  • creative approach to the selection of the repertoire
  • the design of the program (props)
  1. INTERNATIONAL CONTEST OF THE EUROJURMALA FASHION THEATERS

Participants demonstrate the author’s collection on a free topic.

Participants can claim one or more collections.

Age categories:

  • up to 10 years
  • 11-13 years
  • 14-17 years old
  • 18-30 years old

Duration of the room is up to 5 minutes.

Evaluation criteria:

  • idea
  • the integrity of the composition
  • originality of the director’s decision
  • the imagery of the disclosure of the collection theme
  • Entertainment
  • artistic performance
  • plastic
  • choreography
  • music design
  1. FESTIVAL PROGRAM (OUT-OF-COMPETITION PROGRAM)

Participants: contestants of the forum.

Nominations: any of the nominations of the forum.

Contest participants are given the opportunity to perform on large stage in

The concert hall of Dzintari.

When submitting an application, in the questionnaire in the section “nomination” indicate “festival number”.

JURY

Producers, teachers of specialized educational institutions, heads of creative collectives and organizations, people of culture and art of different countries.

Professional jury is formed by genres.

The jury’s decision is final and not subject to change.

Performances of participants are evaluated on a 10- point system.

The composition of the jury members by nominations will be published on the forum’s website.

A jury member does not evaluate a participant, in case he is leader or teacher of this participant.

PRIZES AND AWARDS:

  • Certificates for participation in competitions and festivals of the produce center  Impresa
  • Taking a video clip
  • Professional photo session
  • Recording a song in a recording studio
  • Gifts from sponsors and the organizer of the forum
  • People’s Choice Award
  • The Amber Voice Prize
  • Prize for strengthening international, cultural ties
  • Prize for the best choreographic production
  • Prize for high performing skills
  • Prize for artistry and entertainment

AWARD OF PARTICIPANTS

Venues and awards are awarded to participants in each nomination and

age group, according to the scores scored by five

members of the jury, according to the following scale:

Grand Prix – 50 points

1st place – 45-49 points

2nd place – 44-40 points

3rd place – 39-35 points

Diploma for participation – 34 points or less

Grand Prix is ​​awarded to the winner in each forum contest.

Grand Prix may not be awarded if the participants did not score the highest

number of points.

By decision of the jury, duplication of prizes is allowed.

In case of disputable issues, when assessing the jury, the organizing committee has a +1 vote.

The first places of competitions will take place in the gala concert, the winners

audience voting, as well as participants selected by the jury and

organizing committee.

The show “Stars and Children” will feature Grand Prix competitions.

 

COMPETITIVE REQUIREMENTS

To participate in the contest it is necessary to send:

  • Application for participation in the contest by e-mail of the organizing committee
  • Musical accompaniment of the number, for vocalists the phonogram “-1”
  • Creative biography
  • 1-2 photos for the forum booklet (in JPG format)
  • A link to a video with a participant’s speech posted on the Internet
  • Pay a registration fee of 30% of the selected package to

within 3 days after receipt of participation confirmation

Applications are accepted until May 15, 2018.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Technical requirements (microphones, racks, props) need coordinate with the organizers when submitting an application.

Up to 30% of performers of younger or older age category.

The exact schedule of events can be received in the organizing committee for 7 days before the start of the competition.

Submission of an application for a tender means acceptance of the conditions of this

The provisions of the Eurojurmala International Art Forum and confirmation reliability of the information provided

COPYRIGHT

When applying and participating in Eurojurmala competition, the contestants agree on the photo and video, as well as the audio recording of their speeches on the stage and other events of the competition and convey the this copyright to the organizer of the competition.

FINANCIAL CONDITIONS

Expenses related to travel, stay, medical insurance participants exercise at their own expense or at the expense of the sending party.

For foreign participants, the organizing committee helps to arrange visas for Latvia.

Phone: +371 27009998 (Viber, WhatsApp)

E-mail: impresa1@impresa.lv Web: www.impresa.lv