Musikkpedagogene Norge/Norsk kulturskolerad/Norges Musikkorps Forbund
Regional round followed by national final, divided as follow:
Age classes solo
The age is counted in the year the participant participates in regional championship.
Age classes chamber music group
The average age determines the class in which it is to compete, but all participants must be born in 1996 or later.
Average age from 14.5 years belongs to class 2. The average age from 18.5 years belongs to class 3.
A chamber music group can consist of from two to ten participants.
Registration takes place electronically via the competition’s website – umm.no –
A registration fee and a photo are required at registration.
Regional championship: NOK 450, – for soloists and NOK 450, – for chamber music group up to three participants.
For larger chamber music group: NOK 450, – + NOK 100, – per musician beyond three. (a quartet pays for example NOK 550, -)
Participants must be Norwegian citizens or have been resident in Norway for the past six months.
A participant can compete as a soloist on his instrument and / or in one chamber music group. It is only possible to participate in one chamber music group.
If a musician in a chamber music group becomes ill after the deadline for enrollment has expired, he can be replaced. The condition is that there is an application with a medical certificate confirming that the disease has occurred after the registration deadline, and that criteria for age classes are fulfilled.
Concerts/courses/seminars in Norway and abroad for first prize winners
NOK 50.000 ( € 6000 )
Six ‘inspiration’ prizes ( € 1100 ) for different categories