Piano Competition Application

Cranbrook Music Guild Emerging Artists Competition
2018 Piano Performance                                                                                                                        Application

APPLICATION INFORMATION AND REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required for a complete application:

Item
You must complete and submit the APPLICATION FORM (that follows) as well as submit additional information listed below and described in Guidelines and Requirements
Curriculum Vitae as described in Guidelines and Requirements
Proof of Age as described in Guidelines and Requirements; must be copy of birth certificate or valid driver’s license or passport
Professional color photograph, head and shoulders only. Submit high resolution photo and JPEG file (at least 3 megabytes).
List of two most recent educational institutions attended
List of five piano works that are ready for performance
Two letters of recommendation (one from teacher and one from currently performing concert artist) pertinent to this competition as described in Guidelines and Requirements
Five most important recitals history and details
Music review(s) from past two seasons
Each competitor must submit a cheque or money order in the amount of $75.00(USD) for the non-refundable application fee.
Completed Certification and Signature Page

The content of the application is considered final upon receipt by the Cranbrook Music Guild. No changes, entreaties, reviews or petitions will be accepted. CMG reserves the right to contact competitor for points of clarification.

Please direct any questions to:

Dizhou Zhao
Program Director
Email: cmgcompetition@gmail.com
Telephone number: 248 642 9070

Please MAIL completed applications to:

Cranbrook Music Guild
2018 Emerging Artists Competition
APPLICATION SUBMISSION
PO Box 402
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303

Cranbrook Music Guild Emerging Artists Competition
2018 Piano Performance

APPLICATION FORM

Please write legibly or include a typed document with the information requested below.
Should you require more space, add another sheet of paper.

PRIMARY CONTACT INFORMATION

First Name (given name)___________________________________________________

Last Name (sur name)______________________________________________________

Street Address (and apt. no.)____________________________________________________

City_____________________________________________________________________

State/Province______________________________________________________________

ZIP/Postal Code__________________________Country__________________________

Email_________________________________________________________________

Most Direct phone number_________________________________________________________

Nationality_________________________________________________________

Date of Birth________________________________________________________

ALTERNATE CONTACT INFORMATION

First and Last Name_____________________________________________________

Street Address (and apt. no.)________________________________________________

City_______________________________________ State/Province__________________

ZIP Postal Code______________________   Country____________________________

Email_______________________________________________________________________

Most Direct Phone Number_________________________________________________
Cranbrook Music Guild Emerging Artists Competition
2018 Piano Performance

APPLICATION FORM

MOST RECENT EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS (Item 5)

Institution Name and Location_____________________________________________

Dates Attended____________________________________________________

Institution Name and Location_____________________________________________

Dates Attended____________________________________________________

LIST OF FIVE PIANO WORKS READY FOR PERFORMANCE (Item 6)

List Composer, piece name, opus number

RECOMMENDATION CONTACT INFORMATION (Item 7)

Teacher’s Name________________________________________________

Dates of Study________________________________________________

Teacher’s School/Location_______________________________________

Teacher’s Email________________________________________________

Teacher’s most direct phone no.________________________________________

Performing Artist’s Name_____________________________________________

Dates of Study___________________________________________________

Performing Artist’s Location________________________________________

Performing Artist’s Email___________________________________________

Performing Artist’s most direct phone no._______________________________

RECITAL HISTORY (five most important, both school and public) [Item 8]

Date             Presenting Organization & Venue                Works Played

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APPLICATION FEE:    $75.00 (Item 10)

Must be paid in US dollars.
Only payment by cheque or Money Order will be accepted
Application must be mailed with a postmark no later than October 1, 2017
Application must be sent to:
Cranbrook Music Guild
2018 Emerging Artists Competition
APPLICATION SUBMISSION
PO Box 402
Bloomfield Hills MI 48303

APPLICANT CERTIFICATION (Item 11)

I hereby certify that the statements and information included in my Cranbrook Music Guild 2018 Emerging Artists Competition Application (including subsequent information as required) are true.

Applicant Signature_____________________________________________________

Applicant’s Printed Name__________________________________________________

Date___________________________________________________________________

PARENT/GUARDIAN (for those applicants below the age of 18)

Permission is granted to my son or daughter to apply to the Cranbrook Music Guild 2018 Emerging Artists Competition

Parent/Guardian Signature___________________________________________________

Parent/Guardian’s Printed Name___________________________________________

Date__________________________________________________________________