Recitals

Second round. Performance.

The First and the Second place recipient will be invited for the Second round of the competition in Carnegie Hall.

Recital venue for the Third place winners will be announced.

Second Round Recitals for Crescendo International Competition 2021 and 2022 will be held in following venues:

Sunday, March 27, 2022, The German Society of Pennsylvania, 611 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123 (registration is open)

Sunday, May 8, 2022, 1PM at Aga Khan Museum concert hall, 77 Wynford Drive, Toronto, Ontario M3C 1K1 (registration is open)

Monday, February 14, 2022 on-line video recital on Crescendo TV channel. (registration is open)
 
Saturday, January 15, 2022, 1 PM at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall (registration is closed)
Sunday, January 16, 2022, 1 PM at at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall (registration is closed)
Monday, January 17, 2022, 7 PM at at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall (registration is closed)
Saturday, January 22. 2022, 1 PM at at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall (registration is closed)
Sunday, January 23. 2022, 1 PM at at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall (registration is closed)
Wednesday, January 26. 2022, 7 PM at at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall (registration is closed)
Saturday, January 29. 2022, 1 PM at at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall (registration is closed)
Sunday, January 30. 2022, 1 PM at at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall (registration is closed)
Saturday, February 12. 2022, 1 PM at at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall (registration is closed)
Sunday, February 13. 2022, 1 PM at at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall (registration is closed)
Monday, February 14, 2022, 7 PM at at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall (registration is closed)
Monday, February 21, 2022, 7 PM at at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall (registration is closed)
 
Saturday, March 5, 2022, 1 PM at at Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall (registration is closed)
Sunday, March 6, 2022, 1 PM at at Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall (registration is closed)
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Register with the Crescendo Competition Recital Registration Form.

The deadline to register for the recital is 3 weeks prior to the recital date. 
Spaces are limited. A recital will be closed once capacity is reached. 
 
All contestants must wear formal attire.
 

Recital fees for Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall:

A Solo recital fee is $260 USD;
A Duet recital fee is $160 USD per member;
A Trio recital fee is $140 USD per member;
A recital fee of $120 USD per participant will be assessed for an ensemble of four and more musicians.
 

Recital fees for Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall

A Solo recital fee is $650 USD;
A Duet recital fee is $350 USD per member;
A Trio recital fee is $320 USD per member;
A recital fee of $300 USD per participant will be assessed for an ensemble of four and more musicians.
 
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Recital Fees for Weill Recital and Zankel Halls at Carnegie Hall includes: venue, stage crew Carnegie Hall personnel labor, security, ushers, audio system, preparation and publishing of legal Playbill*, protocol, backstage crew, insurance, winner’s Certificate with holder.

Recital fees for Aga Khan Museum concert hall:

A Solo recital fee is $195 USD;

A Duet recital fee is $115 USD per member;
A recital fee of $85 USD per participant will be assessed for an ensemble of three and more musicians.
 

Recital fees for on-line video recital on Crescendo TV channel:

$150

Recital fees for recital in The German Society of Pennsylvania:

$195 for solo. $25 for each additional entry (e.q.duets, trios)

Recital Fee includes 4 complimentary tickets for family members. All performers and patrons should have proof of vaccination, or PCR negative test result done within 72 hours prior to the recital time. For further question regarding schedule contact Regional Director of Crescendo Int. Competition in Pennsylvania Mrs. Olga Bondarchuk-Huque Crescendocompetitionpa@gmail.com 

We accept debit and credit cards payments via PayPal. To make payment via PayPal login in to your account and make payment to info@crescendocompetition.org.
 
All checks should be sent to the competition headquarters:
     Crescendo International Competitions, Inc.
     9 North Main Street, Suite 4, 
     Marlboro, New Jersey 07746
 
Unpaid recital applications will be canceled in 5 days. 

 

Please be advised:

    • At the Winners’ recital the participant performs ONE piece. Ex. one movement of Sonata/Sonatina; one selection from Partita, Suite, or any ordered set of pieces.
    • For the Second Round – Winners Recitals, all compositions requiring an accompaniment must be performed with accompaniment.
    • Recital participants are responsible for the recital fees. All fees are non-refundable.
    • The placement achieved on the First round of competition might be changed/improved on the Second round depending on the performance quality.
    • Students who do not participate in the Second Round are considered withdrawn from the competition and do not receive a Winner’s Certificate.
    • Guest performers receive a “guest performer” Crescendo diploma for participating in a Crescendo Winners Recital.
    • Registration for the Winners’ recital will be closed 10 days prior to the recital. No payments will be accepted after that date.
    • Certificates or Prizes won’t be sent via mail. 
    • As the duration of recital programs are strictly limited. Performers are registered on a first come, first serve basis.
    • Winners of Crescendo International Competition 2022 are eligible to participate in International Student Exchange Program 2022 that is planned to be held in Japan and Italy.
 
Attention High School Students:
Crescendo Competitions is a  non-profit non-commercial organization that operates exclusively for educational purposes.
Students who have participated in Crescendo International Competition for five (5) years may qualify for a Letter of Recommendation for College/ University.
Letters of Recommendation from Crescendo International Competition are accepted at all Colleges and Universities across the USA.