Important Information

Audition information – please read carefully before you complete the application form below

Auditions

Pretoria Day2: Friday 12 October, Afrikaanse Hoër Seunskool, Pretoria - 14:00-19:00.
Johannesburg: Monday 08 October St John's College from 14:15 pm.
  • Participants must prepare an unaccompanied piece of own choice at minimum Grade 4 level (age 10-13) and minimum Grade 5 level (age 14-20)
  • Scales: one major scale, and one natural, harmonic and melodic minor scale, played tongued and slurred (Scales to be received according to entry). Click here for scales
  • A quick study – to be received and practiced 30 min before audition time.
  • Pre-formed groups wishing to audition must audition as a group after each individual’s audition (group must not exceed 8 players)

Entry/Audition fee:

R200 per audition, participants welcome to enter as a pre-formed group (not larger than 8 players per group). Pre-formed groups must audition together, after their individual audition
Scale Info

Scales

Scales: one major scale, and one natural, harmonic and melodic minor scale, played tongued and slurred (Scales to be received according to entry)
Scale Info

Checklist for audition:

  1. Please print and practice the scale for the audition from this website.
  2. Signed indemnity form. Download here
  3. Copy of your music: Baroque, Classical, Romantic or Modern piece.
  4. No accompanist allowed.
  5. Audition/Entry Fee –  R200 per participant (including a group entry and audition). Please use account details further down below on this page at “Account Details”
The decision of the audition panel is final and cannot be contested.
Audition Results date to be announced.
If your audition was successful, the full fee should be paid by 30 September 2018 into the festival account. If you fail to make the payment by 30 September, you will lose your place in the 2018 festival.

Festival Fees 2018

Festival Fee: R1500
2nd child: R1300
If you recommend a new child: R1250
Entry/audition fee: R200

Account details

JMC van Staden
Standard Bank
011742119
Branch: Hatfield, 011545
REF: Participant’s name and surname

Application form GCMF 2018

Opening Date: 17 July 2018

Closing Date: 28 September 2018

Please note that some computers’ security settings may interfere with the online application process. If you do not receive a confirmation email within 24 hours after applying, please email the form to gcmfwinds@gmail.com
Contact Details:

*Please note that a copy of the completed form will be sent to the Participant's email address to Print out.

Instrument:
Teacher:
School:
Age:
Grades:
Last exam completed: (not a requirement)
Audition piece: Own choice from Baroque, Classical, Romantic or Modern (please note: to be performed without accompaniment)
Experience:
Pretoria Auditions Day1: Preferred time on Sat 25 Aug from 09:00am:
Pretoria Auditions Day2: Preferred time on Fri 12 Oct 14:00-19:00:
JHB Auditions: Preferred time on Monday 08 Oct from 14:15pm:

*Please note that we take the preferred audition date and time into consideration, however it cannot be guaranteed that your audition will take place at your preferred time.

Group entries:
If you also would like to enter as a pre-formed group (not larger than 8 players per group), please complete:

Names and surnames of participants you would prefer to share an ensemble group with, if you do not enter as a fixed ensemble group. (non-compulsory):

Referrals:
Which new participant did you recommend in order to get a discount?

If you are a new participant, who introduced you, or how did you hear about the Festival?

Accommodation:

Do you need accommodation for the festival? (non-compulsory)

YesNo

Can you provide accommodation for another participant? (non-compulsory)

Special dietary requirements? (required)

NoVegetarianGluten Free

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Are you interested in sponsoring a participant @R1400 ?

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