The Jury and Judging Criteria

The Jury

  • The organizer will invite well-known pianists or musicians in the pop music industry to be the judges. (See Jury)

Preliminary Round Judging Criteria

  • Music Interpretation 50%, Technique 30%, Fluency 20%

Final Round Judging Criteria

  • Music Interpretation 40%, Technique 20%, Fluency 20%, Charisma 20%

Prizes

Piano Category Adult Group

  • First Prize: NT$15,000 + V.K Masterclass
  • Second Prize: NT$10,000
  • Third Prize: NT$5,000

Piano Category Junior Group

  • First Prize: NT$10,000 + V.K Masterclass
  • Second Prize: NT$5,000
  • Third Prize: NT$3,000

Instrumental Category

  • First Prize: NT$10,000 + V.K Masterclass
  • Second Prize: NT$5,000
  • Third Prize: NT$3,000

Best Rearrangement (chosen from any category)

  • First Prize: V.K Masterclass

※ All of the above winners will also receive a trophy and a certificate.
※ All the finalists will receive a participant certificate.

V.K Masterclass Information

  • Date: 2022/9/17 Sat.
  • Time: (UTC+8)
    • Piano Category Adult Group: 1:00 – 1:50 pm
    • Piano Category Junior Group: 2:00 – 2:50 pm
    • Instrumental Category: 3:00 – 3:50 pm
    • Best Rearrangement: 4:00 – 4:50 pm
  • Location: Bösendorfer Piano Center ─ 3F.-2, No. 2, Ln. 253, Sec. 1, Fuxing S. Rd., Da’an Dist., Taipei City, Taiwan (R.O.C.)