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THE 19TH ASIA PACIFIC OUTSTANDING YOUTH PIANO COMPETITION 

Competition Date: 5 - 6 October 2024

Competition venue: HK Cultural Centre

Registration from June 2024

Last day of original fee entry: 4 September 2024

Award & Prizes

Award and Prize in each class:

  • Winner (score must reach 90 or above)- one person: will be awarded a winner trophy and prize HK$300^; Diploma Open Class & Piano Recital Class: will be awarded a winner trophy and prize HK$500

  • Second and Third prize- can be more than one person: will be awarded a trophy

  • Each awardee will obtain an award certificate

  • Competitors scoring 85 and above will receive a Gold Award; 80-84 Silver and 75-79 Bronze.

*$150 administrative fee will be applied per person to payment or any information change after 4 September 2024.

Official registration time, competition time and performing order will be announced by individual notification via email between 15-20 September 2024.

- If there is a sudden incident in the city, suspension of school from HK Education Bureau, or bad weather ie. red and black rainstorm, typhoon no.8 or above, the live competitions will be cancelled and participants will be required to submit recordings and join the online sessions. Fee will not be refunded nor transferred. If there is an Amber rainstorm, typhoon no.3 or no.1, the competitions remain as scheduled. Thank you for your understanding.

Online Registration (available from June 2024)

 

Group entry (suitable for teachers and schools)

Payment method for overseas participants

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Competition Classes

Competition Class

Free Choice Class Series– perform ONE piece of piano music of your own choice

Age calculate on 5 October 2024

Each competitor can enter max. 3 different classes.

 

Young Children Primary Class   Class code: YCP

Age 5 or under    Beginner to Grade 2 level Piece   Time limit: 2 minutes

HKD 480

 

Young Children Intermediate Class   Class code: YCI

Age 6 or under     Beginner to Grade 3 level Piece   Time limit: 2 minutes

HKD 480

Young Children Advanced Class   Class code: YCA

Age 6 or under    Grade 4 to Grade 7 level Piece   Time limit: 5 minutes

HKD 580

Children Primary Class   Class code: CP

Age 12 or under     Beginner to Grade 3 level Piece     Time limit: 2 minutes

HKD 480

 

Children Intermediate Class   Class code: CI

Age 12 or under     Grade 3 to Grade 5 level Piece    Time limit: 3 minutes

HKD 480

 

Children Advanced Class   Class code: CA

Age 12 or under     Grade 5 to Grade 8 level Piece     Time limit: 5 minutes

HKD 580

Youth Intermediate Class   Class code: YI  NEW

Age 12 - 16     Grade 3 to Grade 5 level Piece    Time limit: 3 minutes

HKD 480

 

Youth Advanced Class   Class code: YA

Age 16 or under      Grade 6 to Grade 8 level Piece     Time limit: 5 minutes

HKD 580

 

Youth Professional Class   Class code: YP

Age 28 or under      Grade 8 to Diploma level Piece     Time limit: 6 minutes

HKD 630

Russian Piano Music Class    Class code: RM  

Age 28 or under     Perform one piece from any Russian composer, without repeat      Time limit: 6 minutes

HKD 630

Sonata Class    Class code: SON      

Age 28 or under     Perform one movement from any Piano Sonata, without repeat      Time limit: 6 minutes

HKD 630

Diploma Open Class   Class code: DO   

Any Diploma level Piece   Perform one piece only, without repeat

Time Limit: 8 minutes

HKD 680

Piano Recital Class   Class code: PR

No age limit   Any ONE to THREE pieces in a different style

Time Limit: 20 minutes

HKD 1380

Professional Piano Teacher Class  

Professional Teacher Intermediate Class   Class code: PTI

Age 28 or above      Any Grade 6 to Grade 8 level Piece     Perform one piece only, without repeat  Time limit: 5 minutes

HKD 580

Professional Teacher Advanced Class   Class code: PTA

Age 28 or above      Any Diploma level Piece   Perform one piece only, without repeat

Time Limit: 8 minutes

HKD 680

Piano Duet Primary Class   Class code: DP

Age 12 or under     Beginner to Grade 3 level Piece     Time limit: 3 minutes

HKD 580

 

Piano Duet Intermediate Class   Class code: DI

Age 16 or under      Grade 4 to Grade 5 level Piece     Time limit: 5 minutes

HKD 580

 

Piano Duet Advanced Class   Class code: DA

No age limit     Grade 6 to Grade 8 level Piece    Time limit: 6 minutes

HKD 630

'Il Maestro e lo Scolare' Class  ('Teacher and Pupil' Duet Class)  Class code: DTP 

A duet class to be performed by a teacher and pupil    No age limit.   Any piece of Grade 5 level or below.   Time limit: 5 minutes    Each teacher can participate in 3 duet groups maximum

HKD 580

Piano Graded Series

Perform ONE piece only from either HK Schools Music Festival/ ABRSM/ Trinity Guildhall/ Central Conservatory of Music 23/24 Syllabus

No age limit

Grade 1     Class code: E1

HKD 480

Grade 2     Class code: E2

HKD 480

Grade 3     Class code: E3

HKD 480

Grade 4     Class code: E4

HKD 480

Grade 5     Class code: E5

HKD 480

Grade 6     Class code: E6

HKD 580

Grade 7     Class code: E7

HKD 580

Grade 8     Class code: E8

HKD 580

All participants must follow the competition requirements for the chosen class, including but not limited to age, repertoire level and time limit. Those who do not meet the requirements risk disqualification. Payment is not refundable nor transferable in any case.

Entry Fee (expressed in Hong Kong Dollar)

$480: YCP, YCI, CP, CI, YI, E1, E2, E3, E4, E5

$580: YCA, CA, DP, DI, DTP

$580: E6, E7, E8, YA, PTI

$630: YP, SON, RM, DA

$680: DO, PTA

$1380: PR

*$150 administrative fee will be applied per person to any payment or information change after 4 September 2024.

Online Registration

Group entry (suitable for teachers and schools)

Payment method for overseas participants

Frequent Asked Questions

Entry fee

The 18th APOY Piano Competition Jury members

Colleen Lee
Dr Blanc Wan

Robin Zebaida

Michael O’Donnell

The 17th APOY Piano Competition Jury members

Prof. Alberto Firrincieli

Dr Mary Wu

Ms Joan Mee

Mr John Foster

Mr Alan Chu

Mr Kinwai Shum

Mr Robin Zebaida

Mr Michael O’Donnell

The 16th APOY Piano Competition Jury members

Dr Cheng Wai (Principal adjudicator of live sessions)

Miss Colleen Lee

Dr Amy Sze

Ms Ann Martin-Davis (Principal adjudicator of online sessions)

Mr Robin Zebaida

The 15th APOY Piano Competition Jury members
Professor Li Ming Qiang (Principal Adjudicator for advanced classes)
Dr Mary Wu (Principal Adjudicator for younger classes)
Ms Nancy Loo
Mr Raymond Young
Mr Shum Kin Wai
Mr Alan Chu
Dr Blanc Wan 
Mr Robin Zebaida

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