Jury Rules

1

The Jury is governed by set rules. The decisions of the jury are final. There is no right to legal appeal.

2

During the competition, competitors may be neither advised nor taught by members of the jury.

3

Judgment criteria are

  • the artistic personality
  • the musical interpretation
  • the technical proficiency

to a level which may be expected from young soloists of sufficient maturity for public performance.

4

Only the Jury decides on the award of a prize. The jury may suspend the awarding of prizes. Prizes may be awarded, but the jury is not required to do so. Prizes may be divided.