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The Mayor of Sochaczew
The Fryderyk Chopin State Music School in Sochaczew
Istituto Italiano di Cultura

-
Varsavia
25th INTERNATIONAL
CHOPIN FESTIVAL
IN MAZOVIA
-
POLAND
SOCHACZEW
23
-
26 November 2017
Jury Members of the 25
th International Chopin Festival in Mazovia
in alphabetical order:
Andrzej Dutkiewicz Poland
Jan Kad?ubiski
Poland

Chairman
Dorian Leljak Serbia
-
Croatia
Murray McLachlan

Great Britain
Marco Scolastra Italy
23rd November 2017 (Thursday
) 5 p.m.
Concert Hall
GALA OPENING OF THE
25
th INTERNATIONAL
CHOPIN FESTIVAL IN MAZOVIA
Piano recitals of the Jury Members
24.XI
.
2017 (Friday) 9.00 a.m.
Public Audition for Participants
25.XI. 2017 (Saturday) 9.00 a.m.
Public Audition for Participants
2.00 p.m.

-
Announcement of the Prize
-
Winners
3.00 p.m.

-
Meeting of the Teachers of the Participants
with the
M
embers of the International Jury
6 p.m. C
oncert
Hall
AWARD CEREMONY
GALA
CONCERT
GIVEN
BY
T
HE
PRIZE

WINNERS
OF
T
HE
25
th
INTERNATIONAL CHOPIN FESTIVAL
IN MAZOVIA
26.XI.2017 (Sunday)
-
Concerts given by the
P
rize
-
W
inners
in Concert Halls of Warsaw
The organizer
s
of the
25
th International Chopin Festival in Mazovia:
The
Fryderyk Chopin State Music School
--
Director Anna Wróblewska
Festival’s Coordinator

Agnieszka Hejduk
-
Doma?ska
W
e want to give the young artists an opportunity to appear on the stage in our school
loca
ted near the Birth Place of Fryderyk Chopin in ?elazowa Wola

a place revered by
the entire w
orld. We also want to offer the participants a chance to visit the House of
Fryderyk Chopin in ?elazowa Wola.

The International Jury will assess the participants’
Artistic Merit, without the use of
comparison scale
, and select over ten people to participate in the Gala Concert of the
Prize
-
Winners.

The Jury decision will be final. There will be no appeal from t
heir verdict.
All of the Prize

Winners will be obliged to take part in the Gala Concert as well
as they will be honored to participate in prestigious concerts at the Concert Halls
of Warsaw on 26
th
of November 2017
.

REGULATIONS
T
he young artists had to prepare for an audition the programme containing Bach and

Chopin's works.
There is no dividing the participants into age groups. Instead of that,
they could prepare for an audition the programme chosen from one of
the four
repertoi
r
es showing their advanced level.
I r
epertoire
One of the following works:
1
.
J.S.
Bach
Minuet
in C minor
(
French
Suite
in C minor
) or
Minuet
in G major
(
Notebook for Anna Magdalena Bach
)
Prelude in D minor (Small Preludes Nr 5)
2.
F. Chopin
Cantabile
,
Largo
,
Feuille
d'
Album
One of the three early Polonaises
:
in G minor
-
1817,
in B flat major

1817
,

in A flat major
-
1821
Special Award for the best performance of the Polonaise in A flat major
II repertoire
1.
J. S. Bach
On
e of the Inventions “a 2
or 3
voci”
or
F. Chopin
Fugue in A minor (Ed. I.J. Paderewski, “Minor Works”)
Special Award for the best
performance of the
F. Chopin’s
Fugue in A minor
2
.
F.
Chopin
One of the following works (Ed.
I.J.Paderewski):
Nocturne in
C minor
op.posth
.;
Nocturne
in C sharp minor
op.posth
.
Mazurka
in F major,
op.68
no.3
,
Mazurka
in C sharp minor
op.6
No.
2
;
Mazurka
in B flat
major
op.posth
.
No. 56
Contredance
,
Cantabile
,
Largo
,
Feuille
d'
Album;
Waltz
in A minor
, op.
posth
.,
Waltz
in E major
op.
posth
.
(
E
d
.
PWM,
Two
forgotten
Waltzes)
III repe
rtoire
1.
J.S.
Bach
Prelude and Fugue from the 1
st
or 2
nd
volume of DWK
(
Ed.
U
RTEXT
)
2.
F. Chopin
2 different works from the following:
Waltzes
,
Nocturnes
,
Mazurkas
,
Impromptus
;
3
Ecossaises
op.
72,
Rondo
in C minor
op.1
;
Etude
op.10
,
Op.
25
3
Etudes from
Méthode
des
Méthodes
(
Trois
Nouvelles
Études
)
Polonaises
(excluding the
4 great
Polonaises
)
IV repertoire
1. J.S. Bach
Prelude and Fugue from the 1
st
or 2
nd
volume of DWK
(
Ed.URTEXT
)
2.
F. Chopin
Two
Etudes from op.10 or op.25;

3.
F. Chopin
One of the following works:
Ballades; Scherzos; Polonaises: A flat major
op.53
; F sharp minor
op.44
Tarantella op.43;
Bolero op.19
;
Berceuse op.57
Variations brillante
s
op.12

„Je vends des Scapulaires”
All the participants have to performe
d
their repertoires by heart
.


Type: Adjudication
Start Date: Thursday 23 November 2017
End Date: Sunday 26 November 2017
Start Time: 09.00
End Time: 22.00