Music and Electronics-2008: Competition logo

Moscow – St.Petersburg, 5-8 November, 2008

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  • International Centre "Art and Education" (Moscow);
  • Russian State Pedagogic Academy named by A.I.Herzen (St.Petersburg);
  • Russian educational magazine "Music and Electronics";
  • Music schools of Moscow and Himki.
Goals of Competition:
  • Consolidation and exchanging of musicians experience in domain of electronic pedagogy;
  • Promotion of electronic music instruments and digital technologies in contemporary music education.
Conducting order of Competition:
  • Competition is addressed to pupils, learning teenagers, college, academy, high school students to 25 (30) years old (in 4 ages parametres) and teachers, who are using electronic technologies in their music activity;
  • Organization payment for every competitor – solo or ensemble – (for total 10 minutes of sounding – not more) – 2100 rubles (80 dollars or 60 euros);
  • The first final stage – Gala-concert (for 1-4 winners) will take place at 6-th of November 2008 in Moscow. Second final stage (for fifth winner) will happen during International conference in St.Petersburg at 7-th of November;
    At 5-th and 8-th of November may be excursions (in statements);
  • Sending statements and compositions (on discs): 15 of June – 10 of September.
Creative conditions:
  • It is necessary to represent records of one, two or more compositions 10 minutes of total sounding, made with keyboard or music computer in CD and DVD (with annotations) preferable in exe: *.WAV (or MP3), *.AVI (or MPEG2, 4).
  • Not only solo but ensemble productions (among them mixed with acoustic instruments or singers) are greeted.
  • Winners:
    • Author (original) composition (genres and styles may be different);
    • Arrangement music (in any genres and styles);
    • Multimedia project;
    • Skillful performance (or improvisation) at electronic music instruments;;
    • Teacher mastery (mastery of learning).

    Address for sending statements and compositions (in CD and DVD-discs):
    127576, Moscow, Ilimskaia ul., 2, entrance 9, floor 1, p/a 430-A), "Harmonia".
    Tel./fax: +7 (499) 908-08-00 (Tuesday and Thursday - from 10.00 to 13.00, Moscow time)
    Mob. tel.: +7 (903) 529-89-27
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