PRIZES








GRAND PRIX

To be presented to only 1 contestant among all categories and instruments


$10,000 USA, Gershwin Trophy, Concerts in the United States and abroad, CD Recording, Orchestra Performance.



PIANO

Artists Category

I Prize: $3,000 USA, Gold Medal, Concerts in the United States and abroad.
Presented by The Russian Cultural Center of New York.

II Prize: $2,000 USA, Silver Medal, Concerts in the United States
OR equivalent expensive gift by Kamara Stone - Value of $1,800 with certificate

III Prize: $1,000 USA, Bronze Medal, Concerts in the United States.


Young Artists Category

I Prize: $750 USA, Gold Medal, Concerts in the United States and abroad.

II Prize: $500 USA, Silver Medal, Concerts in the United States.

III Prize: $250 USA, Bronze Medal, Concerts in the United States.


Talent Show Category

I Prize: $400 USA, Gold Medal, Concerts in the United States.

II Prize: $300 USA, Silver Medal.

III Prize: $200 USA, Bronze Medal.



STRING INSTRUMENTS

Artists Category

I Prize: $3,000 USA, Gold Medal, Concerts in the United States and abroad.

II Prize: $2,000 USA, Silver Medal, Concerts in the United States
OR equivalent expensive gift by Kamara Stone - Value of $1,500 with certificate

III Prize: $1,000 USA, Bronze Medal, Concerts in the United States.


Young Artists Category

I Prize: $400 USA, Gold Medal, Concerts in the United States.

II Prize: $300 USA, Silver Medal.

III Prize: $200 USA, Bronze Medal.



VOICE

Artists Category

I Prize: $1,500 USA, Gold Medal, Concerts in the United States and abroad.

II Prize: $1,000 USA, Silver Medal, Concerts in the United States.

III Prize: $500 USA, Bronze Medal, Concerts in the United States.



WINDS & BRASS

Artists Category

I Prize: $1,500 USA, Gold Medal, Concerts in the United States and abroad.
OR equivalent expensive gift by Kamara Stone - Value of $1,500 with certificate

II Prize: $1,000 USA, Silver Medal, Concerts in the United States.

III Prize: $500 USA, Bronze Medal, Concerts in the United States.



Special Prizes

An award for the Best Interpretation of Music by G. Gershwin - $250

An award for the Best Interpretation of Music by an American Composer (other than Gershwin)

Audience Prize

Press Award

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE OF A WORK FROM THE BAROQUE ERA

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE OF A WORK FROM THE CLASSICAL ERA

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE OF A WORK FROM THE ROMANTIC ERA

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE OF A WORK FROM THE CONTEMPORARY ERA

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE OF A WORK BY French Composer

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE OF A WORK BY Spanish Composer

An award for the Best Performance of a Commissioned piano work by Michael Bulychev-Okser

NY Radio Station Performance Showcase

CD Recording and 1-year KNS Promotional contract (Spain)

PopImpresska Magazine Publication

The Gershwin International Music Competition holds the right to:

  • Award additional prizes in any category
  • Split the prizes between several contestants in any category (Except I prizes and Grand Prix)
  • Not to award one or more prizes, if the performance level of the participants does not satisfy the artistic requirements of the Competition.