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VYMI EduConcert Piano Audition 

As the first Piano Audition in Vietnam for all young people who are professional and amateur pianists, VYMI EduConcert Piano Audition 2022 brings the opportunity to perform with the Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra (VNSO) at VYMI EduConcert titled "Classical Wonderland". This EduConcert will be held at Hanoi Opera House in July 2022.

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VYMI EduConcert Piano Audition is open to candidates of all nationalities, under the age of 26 and currently residing in Vietnam. 


VYMI EduConcert Piano Audition is organized by Vietnam Youth Music Institute (VYMI) in a strategic partnership with the Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra and supported by VPS Securities JSC and Sojitz Vietnam.


The entire VYMI EduConcert Piano Audition program is held completely free of charge to bring this rare opportunity to all piano lovers, facilitating the discovery of talents that match the nature and purpose of the piano. The goal of the EduConcert "Classical Wonderland" is to inspire young people about the beauty of classical music.


In particular, all candidates who pass the "Video audition" will be able to participate in the Workshop. This will be a time to inspire and help candidates interact and learn from talented and experienced coaches. 


There are two rounds of VYMI EduConcert Piano Audition 2022



 - Recorded videos will be accepted between 05/05/2022 and 05/06/2022 

 - There are 3 videos 

     + Video 1: Self-introduction and reasons why you would like to join the VYMI EduConcert Piano Audition 2022

     + Video 2: A free-style piece (maximum 5 minutes) 

     + Video 3: Choose at least one of the following excerpts from Carnival of the Animals (Saint-Saens) and perform the entire excerpt (piano solo). THE FULL SCORE could be downloaded at https://s9.imslp.org/files/imglnks/usimg/a/a4/IMSLP75692-PMLP06099-saint-saens_-_carnaval_(partitura).pdf


Introduction and the Lion’s Royal March (1st Piano)

Hens and Roosters (1st Piano)

Wild Asses (1st Piano)

Tortoises (1st Piano)

The Elephant (2nd Piano)

Kangourous (1st Piano)

Aquarium (1st Piano)

The Cuckoo in the deep woods (1st piano)

Aviary (1st piano)

Pianists (1st piano)

Fossils (1st piano)

The Swan (1st piano)

Finale (1st piano)

- Candidates will upload their videos to Google Drive and attach the link to the VYMI EduConcert Piano Audition 2022 Form

- Note:

+ Please set your camera appropriately so that we can see your faces and your hands. 

+ Every video should be recorded in one take 

+ Language: English or Vietnamese.


- The results of round 1 will be announced via email on June 15, 2022.



- Candidates selected for the Live Audition round will be able to participate in a Workshop course guided by pianists. 



- Live audition will be held on June 25th, 2022 at 65 Cam Hoi, Dong Mac, Hai Ba Trung, Ha Noi. 



- The suitable candidates selected from the Live Audition will be able to perform at EduConcert: "Classical Wonderland" with the Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Honna Tetsuji and pianist Nguyen Thai Ha. 

- VYMI EduConcert "Classical Wonderland" will be held on July 2, 2022 at Hanoi Opera House, 01 Trang Tien, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi