Cultural Foundation Hohenlohe
Three rounds, the last of which is a concerto finale.
Every two years
Application can be made online on the official website.
The registration fee is € 150, -.
All bank charges for the payment of the registration fee are to be borne by the participants themselves.
Fees can not be refunded.
In special cases, individual participants may be exempted from the application fee in whole or in part.
The payments are requested on the following account:
Bank: Sparkasse Hohenlohekreis
Account No .: 50 000 43 (
bank code 622 515 50) IBAN: DE30 6225 1550 0005 0000 43
swift-bic .: SOLADES1KUN
Booking line: 80001020/4488
Keywords: “Violin Competition 2019”
Please do not forget to enter the name of the participant on the transfer.
The participants will be divided in three age groups:
In any question concerning the rules of the competition or their translation, the German language text shall be considered authoritative.
The age group has the following general structure:
1. Selection examination
a work from the baroque period and
a movement (or several movements) from Mozart’s works for violin and orchestra (with piano accompaniment)
an étude and / or caprice for violin solo
2. Selection exam
a sonata for violin and piano (all movements) and
a virtuoso work (free choice) and
a short character piece for
the 3rd age group plus
a contemporary work for violin solo
a Violin Concerto (all movements – with piano accompaniment)
For all groups of works (with the exception of the virtuoso work) a compulsory selection list will be provided. The works of the selection lists can vary from competition to competition. All works (with the exception of sonatas) must be recited by heart.
1st prize 1.500 EUR
2nd prize 1.200 EUR
3rd prize 1.000 EUR
4th prize 800 EUR
5th prize 600 EUR
1st prize 2.000 EUR
2nd prize 1.500 EUR
3rd prize 1.200 EUR
4th prize 1.000 EUR
5th prize 800 EUR
1st prize 3.000 EUR
2nd prize 2.000 EUR
3rd prize 1.500 EUR
4th prize 1.200 EUR
5th prize 1.000 EUR
For further education € 5.000
A valuable violin from the London collection on loan for a period of 2 years.
In addition, the jury may award a number of special prizes:
The honours mentioned above may be awarded to each age group.