“2nd INTERNATIONAL SUNA BLOOD AND VIOLET COMPETITION”ANNOUNCEMENT

As a result of the Covid 19 epidemic our competition had to be postponed once again due to force majeure.The “International 2nd Suna KAN Violin Competition” to be held in the 2020 program of the “Composition, Violin / Cello Competition and Concert” trilogy, which has been successfully realized by our association for years, has been postponed to 16-19 May 2021. Our primary goal is to realise the competition with live performances in front of the esteemed jury members but under severe conditions of the pandemic we are preparing our selves for our participants that will be able to provide their performances online in front of our esteemed jury if they are obliged under the conditions of that day. This situation will be notified to our competitors after the “Pre-Qualification”. The details of the system that competitors can connect to online on the competition days, if necessary, will be announced and the necessary instructions for installation will be shared with precision. 

PARTICIPATION CONDITIONS

Degree in any conservatory, music faculty, music school or an equivalent institution, who were born 19 May 1994 (those who were not older than 27), may participate in “2nd International Suna KAN Violin Competition” organized by the Ankara State Conservatory Members Association (ADK-DER). Local and foreign students who can play compulsory music and anyone who has graduated or continued their education in similar educational institutions abroad will be able to participate.

* Competitors will display their performances in alphabetical order (surname).

* Those who wish can participate in the competition with their own accompanists. (The competition (for a fee) will provide an accompanist upon request)

* For the pre-selection, you may send Youtube link or video recording and the application forms of the candidates to the competition until 19:00 on April 17, 2021, with the following attachments, to the Board of Directors of ADK-DER (via e-mail to adkder@gmail.com). must have delivered.

* Competitors who have passed the preliminary selection must send the scores of the works they will play to our association by May 3, 2021.

* Transportation and Accommodation expenses belongs to the contestant.

* Applications will be accepted by e-mail with a bank receipt. The applications of those who do not submit the bank receipt will not be taken into consideration.

JURY MEMBERS HONORARY PRESIDENT OF THE JURY

Suna KAN (State Artist)

Chairman of the Jury : Tayfun BOZOK (Former ADOB Concertmaster – Vice President of ADK-DER)

Jury :

Pelin Halkacı Akın (MSÜ State Conservatory-BORUSAN Philharmonie Konzertmeister)

Reyyan YÜCELEN BAŞARAN (Faculty Member of H.Ü. ADK)

Hande KÜDEN (Violin Artist of Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra)

Antonio PIROLLI (Orchestra Conductor)

Jülide YALÇIN (CSO 1st Konzertmeister)

MANDATORY WORKS IN THE COMPETITION

The pre-screening video recording must be submitted by April 17, 2021. (adkder@gmail.com) Any work requested by the applicant.

1st. ROUND: 16 May 2021

1- J.S. Bach Solo Sonatas and Solo partitas (except Mi Major partita), one fast and one slow (For example: Adagio and Fugue or Adagio from Sol min sonata and Presto / A minor sonata Grave and Fugue or Grave and Allegro / Allamande and Courante from d minor partita)

2- N. Paganini Op.1 Caprice,

Wieniawski Op.10

Ecole Modern: A study from Etüde Caprice

Ysaye Op.27 solo sonata No.1: Part 1, No.2: Part 1 or 4, No.3: All, No.4: Part 1, No.6: Complete

(Only 1 of these works)

2nd. ROUND: 17 May 2021

1- L.v. Beethoven,

J.Brahms, R. Schumann,

Frank, S. Prokofiev,

Debussy,

Schubert (La Maj. Sonata)

E.Grig, E.Elgar, P.Hindemith,

Gabriel Faure

Karol Szymanowski

(Only 1 of these complete sonatas )

Compulsory Work:

Saint-Seans Havanaise

3rd. ROUND -FINAL-: 19 May 2021

1- L.v.Beethoven

Sibelius,

P.I.Tchaikovsky,

Mendelssohn,

(Only 1 of these complete concertos)

2- Morse Empose (1st selected piece in ADK-DER 6th Composition Contest or a Turkish piece to be determined by ADK-DER management in case of not finding a work worth the 1st place in the 6th Composition Contest will be given to the contestants after the pre-selection.)

AWARDS:

* First prize

– 6.000 Turkish Liras to be given by the Ankara State Conservatory Association),

“Concert with Orchestra” in a concert week deemed appropriate by the Presidential Symphony Orchestra Board in the Concert Season of 2021 – 2022. (Note: According to the regulations of CSO, the decision of the board of directors will be taken as basis for the winner to give a concert)

“Concert with Orchestra” during a concert week deemed appropriate by Hacettepe University Ankara State Conservatory Symphony Orchestra and Conservatory Art Board in the Concert Season of 2021 – 2022 or 2021 – 2022

“Concert with Orchestra” during a concert week deemed appropriate by the Antalya State Symphony Orchestra and the Board of Directors during the 2021 – 2022 Concert Season. (The 2nd International Suna KAN Violin Competition will play duo with the 2nd place)

“Concert with Orchestra” in a concert week deemed appropriate by the Bursa State Symphony Orchestra and the Board of Directors during the 2021 – 2022 Concert Season.

“Concert with Orchestra” in a concert week deemed appropriate by Eskişehir Metropolitan Municipality Symphony Orchestra and Board of Directors in the 2021 – 2022 Concert Season

– Recital with Piano at the “Erimtan Archeology and Art Center Tuesday Concerts” in Ankara during the 2021 – 2022 Concert Season (the 1st place in the ADK-DER 6th Composition Contest will also be performed)

Recital with Piano at the “Mozarthaus Concert and Art House” in Ankara during the 2021 – 2022 Concert Season (the 1st place in the ADK-DER 6th Composition Contest will also be performed)

* Second Prize;

– 4.000 Turkish Liras to be given by the Ankara State Conservatory Association)

2021 – 2022 or 2021- 2022 Concert Season “Concert with Orchestra” during a concert week deemed appropriate by Hacettepe University Ankara State Conservatory Symphony Orchestra and Conservatory Art Board.

“Concert with Orchestra” in a concert week deemed appropriate by the Bursa State Symphony Orchestra and the Board of Directors during the 2021 – 2022 Concert Season.

“Concert with Orchestra” during a concert week deemed appropriate by the Antalya State Symphony Orchestra and the Board of Directors during the 2021 – 2022 Concert Season. (The 2nd International Suna KAN Violin Competition will play duo with the winner)

Recital at the “Mozarthaus Concert and Art House” in Ankara during the 2021 – 2022 Concert Season (the 1st place in the ADK-DER 6th Composition Contest will also be performed.)

* Third Prize;

– 2,000 Turkish Liras to be given by the Ankara State Conservatory Association)

“Concert with Orchestra” during a concert week deemed appropriate by Hacettepe University Ankara State Conservatory Symphony Orchestra and Conservatory Art Board in the Concert Season of 2021 – 2022 or 2021 – 2022

– Recital at the “Mozarthaus Concert and Art House” in Ankara during the 2021 – 2022 Concert Season (the 1st place in the ADK-DER 6 Composition Competition will also be performed)

Note: After the competition, the top three winners should contact the places they received concerts for the next season as soon as possible.

ANNEXES:

1- Short CV (in Word format / half page)

2- Photocopy of Identity Card (jpeg)

3- Student Certificate

4- Photo in jpeg format taken from profile

5- ADK-DER İş Bank Ankara Lower Ayrancı Branch

6- Bank receipt showing that you have deposited # 150,00.-TL (One Hundred and Fifty Turkish Liras) to account no.

ADK-DER Address:

Kuşkondu Sokak 5 / A Çankaya-ANKARA

Contact Address:

Yücetepe Mahallesi 91 Sokak No: A10 – 65/2

Emekli Subay Evleri 06910 Cankaya – Ankara

Mobile: 0532 736 83 76 – 0533 743 13 66