Farmingdale, NY (PRWEB) March 9, 2006
The Vakhtang Jordania International Conducting Competition, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Jeffrey James Arts Consulting announce the sixth annual Vakhtang Jordania International Conducting Competition. To be held between August 26 and September 2, 2006 in the beautiful, historic city of Chattanooga, Tennessee, this competition will be open to conductors, regardless of age, sex or nationality. Entries will be screened by an international panel of judges. 24 people will be selected to compete in the first round of the competition. Repertoire for the competition and other information is at http://www.jamesarts.com/VJKRKVCNDCMP06.htm. A downloadable entry form is available at http://www.jamesarts.com/VJKRKVCNDCMP06APP.htm.
Competition week also includes Master Classes and Seminars with Jordania Competition jury members and competition staff.
Prizes include the Jordania Grand Prize of $7, 500 to the winning conductor, the William L. Montague, Jr. Second Prize of $5,000 and the Third Prize of $2,500.
Complete applications must be postmarked by May 1, 2006. All materials must be submitted in one package. No partial or email applications will be accepted. Decisions will be announced by June 1, 2006.
Contestants must submit entry form, a curriculum vitae, recent photo, biographical sketch, repertoire list and a performance videotape or DVD (please see entry form on website for special video instructions) along with a non-refundable processing fee of $100 (U.S. Funds only – no bank transfers - payable to Vakhtang Jordania International Conducting Competition) to:
Vakhtang Jordania International Conducting Competition
7457 Preston Circle
Chattanooga Tennessee 37421
Complete competition information and entry form available at http://www.jamesarts.com. Questions about the competition can be directed to Jeffrey James Arts Consulting at 516-586-3433 or Joan Murray at 423-894-5748.