Please enclose along with the application form:
a) a copy of the Applicant’s official documents proving the Applicant’s age, such as a passport or ID card
b) a short curriculum vitae with the description of their professional career (education, teachers, titles obtained, professional activities)
c) photograph or high quality image data of the Applicant, taken within six months of the date of application. Photograph must be high quality, of 700 x 1,000 pixels or higher. Photograph must be free of copyright. Photographs will be used in official programs, on the competition’s official website, and for other public relations purposes
d) entry fee of 100 EUR must be paid by PayPal at the time of online application, or it must be paid into the bank account by bank transfer:
EPTA Croatia, Trg RH 12, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
IBAN: HR3523600001101636694 SWIFT: ZABAHR2X
All bank charges shall be borne by the Applicant.
The entry fee is not refundable for any reason.
e) Uploading of video data containing the Applicant’s performance of the repertoire pieces for the pre–selection stage.
Acceptable file formats are MPEG–2, MOV, AVI, MP4 and AVCHD only.
An automatic audio volume control function of the video camera (AGC, ALC, etc.) may not be used.
Acceptable video file resolution is 720p or 1080p;
The Applicant must upload the video data of his or her performance of all pieces listed for preselection (a, b, c).
The following information shall be included in the filename: the Applicant’s name in full and the full titles of the chosen pieces. (NO additional information such as name of accompanist, date/place of recording, etc. shall be included in the filename).
All pieces of the Applicant’s choice from the above repertoire must be recorded on the same day, at the same venue.
The video data must be unedited, taken from the same camera angle throughout and must clearly show the Applicant’s hands and face.
The video data may be excluded from judgment if it is perceived that the hand movement of the Applicant during his or her performance does not synchronize with the sound.
The video data must NOT contain, in image or in sound, the name of the Applicant.
The Svetislav Stancic Competition reserves all rights for the radio, TV and internet broadcasts during the competition without compensation to the participants. The same applies to any interviews and/or photo opportunities granted to the media. In case of misunderstandings caused by translation, the text in Croatian is binding.