Prizes


1. There are 3 prizes per category (first, second and third prizes), along with honorable mentions and certificates of participation; no ex-aequo prize shall be awarded in any category.

Categories A
1st prize – 600.00€ + 500.00€ Santa Maria da Feira City Council Prize, for holding a Concert at City Hall + Concert with the Symphonic Youth Orchestra of Santa Maria da Feira, as a soloist + Trophy
2nd prize – 300.00€ + Trophy
3rd prize – 200.00€ + Trophy

Category B
1st prize – 450.00€ + Participation in the Opening Concert of the Paços’ Premium 2020 + Trophy
2nd prize – 250.00€ + Trophy
3rd prize – 150.00€ + Trophy

Category C
1st prize – 200.00€ + Participation in the Celebrations of the day of Santa Cecilia – Patroness of the Musicians, in November 2019 + Trophy
2nd prize – 100.00€ + Trophy
3rd prize – 50.00€ + Trophy

Category D
1st prize – Certificate + Trophy + Masterclass in Percussion, Cello, Piano and Trombone at the 20th Further Training Courses of Music at AMPB
2nd prize – Certificate + Trophy
3rd prize – Certificate + Trophy

Category E, F e G
1st prize – Certificate + Trophy
2nd prize – Certificate + Trophy
3rd prize – Certificate + Trophy

2. Revelation Prize: the panel of jugdes shall select the candidates in each instrument the competition; winners will be invited to take part in the World Music Day Concert, on October 1, 2019, at the AMPB Auditorium.

3. Excellence Award: at the end of the Winner’s Concert, the committee comprising the Educational Direction of AMPB, a representative of the AMPB Administrative Direction and the Artistic Director or representative of Paços de Brandão International Music Festival will select the candidate that most stood out during said Concert, who shall be invited to participate in the Paços de Brandão International Music Festival in 2020.

4. Certificate of participation for every candidates.

5. The official awards ceremony shall take place at the Winner’s Concert, where all winning candidates shall undertake to be present. Should a winning candidates not be on hand at this ceremony, (s)he shall not be awarded the corresponding prize and certificate