is no limit of numbers of candidates from each country.
up to 18 years of age are allowed to enter the competition - year
of birth: born 1998 or later.
- All entrants
are required to provide proof of age and nationality (Passport) when
they register at the Coupe Mondiale.
- This category
is for ONE (1) performer only.
full eligibility, please see General
Information and Conditions.
- Entries are now closed.
- All programs are subject
to approval by the CIA Music Committee.
- There will be two (2)
rounds and only three (3) pieces are allowed to be performed in the
first round, and a minimum of two (2) pieces to be performed in the
second round. Please check below for details.
I - Program
- Any Baroque
work. (Repeats in Baroque compositions are not required.)
- Own Choice Program:
The candidate must select a program consisting of two (2) pieces,
one piece to be of a slower, lyrical style and the other piece to
be of a technical virtuosic style. At least one (1) of these
Own Choice pieces must be an original work for accordion.
- A minimum of
two (2) different Composers
- Single movements
from cyclic works are acceptable, however a maximum of one movement
of any cyclic work shall be selected. Playing time for Round I: maximum of 15 minutes.
Round I music must be played in one sitting and may be played in any
II - Own Choice Program
- OWN CHOICE PROGRAM:
Minimum of two (2) pieces must be played of which one must be an original
work for accordion. Single
movements from cyclic works are acceptable.
- Playing time: maximum 15 minutes playing time.
- Cash Prizes to be announced.
candidates will receive a Diploma of Participation.
member associations are requested to offer concerts or a tour for
the 1st Prize Winners.
winners must be present in person at the Awards Ceremony in appropriate
attire suitable for press coverage and publicity appearances. In case
of absence, the prize may be accepted by a delegate of their country
or the Diplomas will be mailed by the Secretariat.