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3 Application

3-1 Eligibility

Individuals born between January 1, 1987 and January 1, 2007.

3-2 Application Period

April 1 (Thu) – September 20, 2021
(The application should be postmarked no later than September 20, 2021.)

3-3 How to apply

Applicants should apply online or by post.

(1) How to apply online:
Enter the required information in the Entry Sheet on the official website (https://www.tipc.jp) and upload the following data (1-3).

  1. ①A video data or a DVD recording (in DVD-video format) of the applicant performing the set pieces.
    * A DVD recorded in DVD-video format shall be compressed and uploaded to the VIDO_TS folder.
    "4. Initial Selection 4-3 Recording of the performance" shall be observed.
  2. ②A color photograph taken within 6 months of the application date.
    (* Upper body / Resolution of 300 dpi or more recommended.)
    * The photo will be used for the official competition program and other media purposes.
  3. ③A PDF or JPG file of an official document, such as a passport, as evidence of the applicant’s name, nationality, and date of birth.
    * Please see the official website (https://www.tipc.jp) for how to prepare the entry sheet.
    * The entered data can be edited during the application period. (April 1 – September 20, 2021)

(2) How to apply by post:
Applicants shall send the following documents and a DVD to the TIPC Office by September 20, 2021. (The application should be postmarked no later than September 20, 2021.)
*Application shall be sent by registered mail within Japan and by Express Mail Service from overseas.

  1. ①Application form
    * Available for download from the official website (https://www.tipc.jp) (PDF, others)
  2. ②A DVD recording of the applicant performing the set pieces.
    * The DVD shall be in DVD-video format. "4. Initial Selection 4-3 Recording of the performance" shall be observed.
  3. ③Two color photographs taken within 6 months of the application date
    (* 4 x 5 cm / Upper body / Resolution of 300 dpi or more recommended / the name and the date of recording shall be written on the backside.)
    * Prepare two identical photographs, one to be affixed to the application form.
    * The photo which is NOT affixed to the application form will be used for the official competition program and other media purposes.
  4. ④An official document or its copy, such as a passport, as evidence of the applicant’s name, nationality, and date of birth.
    <Mailing Address>
    Takamatsu International Piano Competition Office
    Central Tamachi Building 6F, 11-5 Tamachi, Takamatsu, Kagawa, 760-0053, JAPAN
    TEL.+81-87-812-5583  FAX. +81-87-812-5584

Remark

  • Only applications which are postmarked no later than the due date will be accepted.
  • Insufficient or incomplete application will not be reviewed in Initial Selection.
  • Online applicants should contact the Office if an email confirming application is not received within one week of application. Postal applicants should contact the Office if an email confirming application is not received within ten days of the postal date.
  • Applications must correctly contain the name of the composer, the name of the piece of music, the key, the opus number, the movement and other necessary information regarding the piece of music selected.
  • Documents, DVDs, etc. submitted for application will not be returned.