Schedule and Venue
Time Schedule of the Conducting from the Piano Competition
The three competition rounds are public and will take place at the Schlosskirche of Elisabethenburg Castle (preliminary round) and the Theater of Meiningen (semi-final and final rounds), respectively. From the semi-final round onward, participants will perform with the Meiningen Court Orchestra. The winners will introduce themselves in a final concert with the Meiningen Court Orchestra, during which they will receive their awards.
All times are tentative. Minor scheduling changes may occur.
June 30, 2015, 10 am – 1 pm: arrival, registration, organizational matters, practice opportunities
June 30, 2015, 2 – 6 pm: preliminary round (solo repertory) followed by announcement of semi-finalists
July 1, 2015, 7 – 10 pm: semi-final round with the Meiningen Court Orchestra, announcement of finalists
July 2, 2015, 7 – 10 pm: final round with the Meiningen Court Orchestra, announcement of winners
July 3, 2015, 7:30 pm: festive awardees concert of the Professional competition (solo repertory) with awards ceremony and reception
July 4, 2015, starting at 10 am: dress rehearsal for the prize winner with the Meiningen Court Orchestra
July 4, 2015, 7:30: festive awardees concert with the Meiningen Court Orchestra and winners of the Amateur and Professional competitions; awards ceremony and reception