닫기

Introduction

The Jeju International Brass Competition is a joint project of the Jeju International Wind Ensemble Festival Organizing Committee and Jeju Special Self-Governing Province that seeks to discover and foster young, talented wind instrumentalists from around the world and give them an opportunity to share friendship and cultural exchange with one another. This Competition, which is a member of WFIMC (World Federation of International Music Competition) since 2009, is held in August every year. In the even years, bass trombone, euphonium, tuba and percussion are contested. In odd years, trumpet, horn, tenor trombone, and brass quintet section take place. In addition, the Jeju International Wind Ensemble Festival will be open at the same period as the Jeju International Wind Ensemble Competition, including various program such as the wind ensemble, the professional wind ensemble, and varied wind musical performances.

Period

From August 8 (Wed) through 16 (Thu), 2018)

Discipline

Euphonium, Bass Trombone, Tuba, Percussion

Qualification

The Jeju International Brass Competition is open to competitors of all nationalities who were born in January 1, 1987 or later.

Schedule

- Application Due : May 1, 2018 ~ May 31, 2018
- On Site Registration : by 12:00 Aug 7, 2018
- Practice(Stage) : Aug 7, 2018 ~ Aug 8, 2018
- 1st Preliminary : Aug 9, 2018 ~ Aug 10, 2018
- 2nd Preliminary : Aug 11, 2018 ~ Aug 12, 2018
- Final : Aug 13, 2018 ~ Aug 14, 2018
- Celebration Concert (Parade) : Aug 15, 2018
- Awards & Winner's Concert : Aug 16, 2018

※The schedule may vary according to circumstance and competition order will be noticed after drawing.

How to Apply

Application
Online (WebSite) : www.jiwef.org
Post : Jeju International Wind Ensemble Festival Organizing Committee
Jeju Media Center, 82 Shinsanno, Jeju City, Jeju Special Self-Governing Province, South Korea 63270
Official Application Form (download: www.jiwef.org)
- Letter of Recommendation
* For secondary students: to be issued by the principal of his/her school
* For university students: to be issued by a music professor who has instructed him/her
* For non-students: to be issued by the chairperson of the concerned organization or by
the chairperson of the local wind music association.
- 2 ID Photo : head-shot photos taken within the past 6 months
If submitted by e-mail, the photo file needs to be 2MB or more.
- Passport Copy : A copy of passport information page or equivalent proof of age
※ Postmarked no later than Thursday, May 31, 2018
Application Deadline
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 ~ Thursday, May 31, 2018
Application Fee
US $200 (If you are paying in Korean Won, the amount of money you are sending must be equal to the exchange rate of the day that you are sending).
• When paying the registration fee, the applicant will bear the overseas remittance fee that occurs during the transaction.
• Registration Fee must be sent within 7 days after enrolling in
(any applicants sending payment later than due date will be disqualified)
• If the payment is received late, you must provide the receipt proving that the transaction was made before the deadline.
•At any circumstances, the application and the registration fee is not refundable.
Board and Lodging
• Korean applicants can choose to stay at the competition official facility (dormitory) or stay in different facility with their own expenses
• If the applicant choose to stay at the competition official facility (dormitory), applicant must pay 250,000 Korean Won with the application fee.
*Accommodation charge is refundable (only for Korean applicants)
•Breakfast is provided for applicants who are staying at the competition official facility.
• Korean national residing abroad is waived from the accommodation charge but the applicant are requested to submit the student ID from the attending school and proof of residence to the committee
* All foreign applicants are waived from paying the accommodation charge and are free to stay at the competition official facility
Bank : Jeju Bank
• SWIFT Code : JJBKKR22
• Bank Address : 90, Ohyeon-gil, Jeju-si, Jeju-do, Republic of Korea
• Account number : 15 01 175939
• Account name : JIWEFOC
(Jeju International Wind Ensemble Festival Organizing Committee)
Information
Tel. +82 64-722-8704 • Fax. +82 64-753-2208
e-mail : jiwef@naver.com
Application Address
Jeju International Wind Ensemble Festival Organizing Committee
Jeju Media Center, 82 Shinsanno, Jeju City Jeju Special Self-Governing Province, South Korea # 63270
E-mail: jiwef@naver.com

Information of Competition

ID Card
All candidates should bring the ID Card issued by the Organization Committee for the duration of the competition.
On-site registration.
Every applicant must register on the site of competition as he or she arrives at. Otherwise, rehearsal is not given.
Score Reference
Candidates may refer to the musical score while performing during the competition
Accompanists
The committee can provide official piano accompanists who are acknowledged experts if needed.
In the case that a competitor brings his or her own piano accompanist, he or she must pay the accompanist's housing fee of 250,000 Korean Won, which includes breakfast.
Rehearsal
Finalists shall have rehearsal with orchestra once before final round.
1st Preliminary, 2nd Preliminary and Finals
The 1st Preliminary and 2nd Preliminary will be accompanied by the piano
The final round will be accompanied by a symphony orchestra or wind orchestra (Quintet)
※ there may be no piano accompanied according to circumstance
Performance Rights
As the participant submits the application form, the organizing committee of the competition has all rights related to TV and radio broadcasting, recording, and video during the competition. Any such recordings or broadcasts may be made without compensation to the participant.

Information of Awards

Prizes and Acknowledgements
Prizes : The prize winner of each section will be awarded a certificate, a trophy, and a cash prize.
If there is no winner in a section, prizes will not be given.
In the case of a tie, prize money will be added from the next lower prize rank and distributed equally between the two winners. The cash award of the next lower rank will not be awarded.
Cash prizes will be given in Korean Won at the current rate of dollar exchange on the day of payment. Taxes will be deducted from prizes according to Korean tax law in effect at the time of the competition.
First Place Winners
All the first place winners of each section must perform at the winners’ concerts. They will also be invited to perform as a soloist at the Jeju International Wind Ensemble Festival the following year. Airfare, free accommodation including breakfast will be offered. However, the first place winners cannot apply for the competition again. Previous winners performing as soloists will not be paid for their performances.
Winners’Concert
All first place winners from each section must perform at the winners’ concert. But when a first place award is not made, the second place person may be able to perform according to decision of the Committee.
제주국제관악제 조직위원회 콩쿠르 시상금
Soloist Division Brass Quintet Division
1st Prize USD 8,000
2nd Prize USD 6,000
3rd Prize USD 4,000
1st Prize USD 13,000
2nd Prize USD 10,000
3rd Prize USD 7,000
Special Award
There may be other special prizes from many supporting organizations in addition to the prizes mentioned above. Previous years’ prizes have included:
2012
Adams (the Netherlands): One marimba for 1st place in Percussion
Besson (France): One euphonium for 1st place in Euphonium
Yamaha Music Korea(Co): One bass trombone for 1st place in Bass Trombone
2013
Courtois (France): One tenor trombone for 1st place in Tenor Trombone
Adams (the Netherlands): 2,000 EUR for 1st place in Trumpet
Yamaha Music Korea(Co): One horn for 1st place in Horn
2014
Yamaha Music Korea(Co): One bass trombone for 1st place in Bass Trombonee
Adams (the Netherlands): One marimba for 1st place in Percussion
2015
Yamaha Music Korea(Co): One horn for 1st place in Bass Trombone
Adams (the Netherlands): One trumpet for 1st place in Trumpet
Courtois (France): One tenor trombone for 1st place in Tenor Trombone
2016
Adams (the Netherlands): One marimba for 1st place in Percussion
Yamaha Music Korea(Co):: One bass trombone for 1st place in Bass Trombone
2017
Littin Musik (Germany) One trumpet for 1st place in Trumpet
Yamaha Music Korea(Co): One horn for 1st place in Bass Trombone
Courtois (France): One tenor trombone for 1st place in Tenor Trombone

The Judges

  • All the competitions are conducted openly and detailed judging criteria will be established separately, complying with those of international competitions.
  • All judges must attend all the competitions of every section ranging from the first to the final rounds. In the case where a judge has been the instructor of a candidate for three months or more in the past two years, the judge must abstain from judging the candidate.
  • Communication between the judges and the competitors during the period of competition is not allowed. Any violations of this rule may result in the disqualification of both judges and competitors.

Interpretation of the Rules and Conditions

  • All decisions made by the Organizing Committee and the judges will be final and will not be subject to appeal or reversal of decision.
  • If there are any questions or doubts regarding the regulations and guidelines of the contest, the discussion and resolution shall be made in accordance with the regulations written in Korean and the legislations of the Republic of Korea.