"Kamerton" Cultural NGO (hereinafter: the organizer), with the assistance of Armenian Cultural Education Assistance Fund and the State Orchestra of Folk Instruments of Armenia, is organizing the “Kamerton - Soloist” International Competition-Festival of Performing Art of Folk Instruments in Armenia (hereinafter: the competition-festival).
The competition-festival will be held via the internet.
Performers of folk instruments up to 19 years of age can participate in the competition-festival.
The aim of the competition-festival is revealing talented young performers, improving their performing abilities, developing aesthetic taste and spreading the performing art of folk music amongst the growing generation.
Grand Prix winners will have a chance to perform at the Gala concert, as a soloist, with the State Orchestra of Folk Instruments of Armenia.
The program of competition-festival includes one or two folk compositions on the participant’s choice, which are to be performed by memory /no sheet music/ (total duration of the program - up to 15 minutes).
Participants may perform accompanied by only one accompanist or ensemble.
As a proof that the video is only for the competition-festival the participant should announce his/her name, surname and date of birth. The instrument, face and hands of the performer and the accompanist should be visible on the video.
Diplomas and prizes are defined for each category and age group.
• Grand Prix - performance as a soloist, at the Gala concert, with the State Orchestra of Folk Instruments of Armenia.• 1st award - Laureate diploma• 2nd award - Laureate diploma• 3rd award - Laureate diploma• Diploma