Timetable

INAUGURATION

March 31st (Sunday), Silesian Opera in Bytom

1.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m. – Registration of the participants of the Competition (confirmation of the applications) at the Competition Office (Entry to the Opera via box office entrance)

2.00 p.m. – For those interested – rehearsals with accompanists in practice halls

6:00 p.m. ­­– Opening ceremony of the Competition (Main Stage of the Silesian Opera)

 

1st STAGE

April 1st (Monday), The Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice

8.30 a.m. – For those interested – rehearsals with accompanists (practice halls No. 16, 17, 20 and 21, 1st floor)

9.15 a.m. – First session of the Jury, acceptance of the Jury Regulations, Election of the President of the Jury (Conference Hall of the Academy of Music)

9.00 a.m. – 10.00 a.m. – Rehearsals for participants of the late morning session (practice halls No. 16, 17, 20 and 21, 1st floor)

10.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m. – Late morning session of the audition (Assembly Hall of the Academy of Music)

2.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m. ­– Lunch break (patio of the Academy of Music)

                                          Private rehearsals for participants of the afternoon session (practice halls No. 16, 17, 20 and 21, 1st floor)

Note:
3.00 p.m. – 3.45 p.m.
– Laying flowers on Adam Didur´s grave

4.00 p.m. – 9.00 p.m. – Afternoon session of the audition (Assembly Hall of the Academy of Music)

For those interested, the Organizer provides transport to/from Katowice. The bus will depart from the Silesian Opera ul. Moniuszki 21-23 at 8.30 a.m. and 1.30 p.m.. The return bus will leave from the parking of the Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice at 2.15 p.m. and 9.15 p.m.. If you are interested, please call the Competition Office (+48 733 736 100).

 

April 2nd (Tuesday), The Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice

8.30 a.m. – For those interested – rehearsals with accompanists (practice halls No. 16, 17, 20 and 21, 1st floor)

9.00 a.m. – 10.00 a.m. – Rehearsals for participants of the late morning session (practice halls No. 16, 17, 20 and 21, 1st floor)

10.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m. – Late morning session of the audition (Assembly Hall of the Academy of Music)

2.00 p.m. – 3.00 p.m. ­– Lunch break (patio of the Academy of Music)                                     

Note:
2.00 p.m. – Second session of the Jury

approx. 3.00 p.m. – Announcement of the list of participants qualified to the 2nd stage of the Competition

For those interested, the Organizer provides transport to/from Katowice. The bus will depart from the Silesian Opera ul. Moniuszki 21-23 at 8.15 a.m.. The return bus will leave from the parking of the Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice at 2.15 p.m.. If you are interested, please call the Competition Office (+48 733 736 100).

 

2nd STAGE

April 3rd (Wednesday), Silesian Opera in Bytom

9.00 a.m. – 10.00 a.m. – Private acoustic rehearsals for participants of the late morning session (Main Stage of the Silesian Opera)

11.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m. – Late morning session of the audition (Main Stage of the Silesian Opera)

2.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m. – Lunch break (practice hall No. 070, ground floor)

                                          Private acoustic test for participants of the afternoon session (Main Stage of the Silesian Opera)

4.00 p.m. – 8.00 p.m. – Afternoon session of the audition (Main Stage of the Silesian Opera)

Tests will be held in practice halls:
The Natalia Stokowacka Hall - No. 277, 2nd floor
The Bogdan Paprocki Hall - No. 280, 2nd floor
The Andrzej Hiolski Hall - No. 198, 1st floor
The Wiesław Ochman Hall - No. 091, ground floor
The Adam Didur concerts hall - No. 170/4, 1st floor

 

April 4th (Thursday), Silesian Opera in Bytom

9.00 a.m. – 10.00 a.m. – Private acoustic rehearsals for participants of the late morning session (Main Stage of the Silesian Opera)

11.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m. – Late morning session of the audition (Main Stage of the Silesian Opera)

2.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m. – Lunch break (practice hall No. 070, ground floor)

                                          Private acoustic rehearsal for participants of the afternoon session (Main Stage of the Silesian Opera)

4.00 p.m. – 8.00 p.m. – Afternoon session of the audition (Main Stage of the Silesian Opera)

Note:
8.15 p.m. – Third session of the Jury

approx. 9.00 p.m. – Announcement of the list of participants qualified to the 3rd stage of the Competition

Tests will be held in practice halls:
The Natalia Stokowacka Hall - No. 277, 2nd floor
The Bogdan Paprocki Hall - No. 280, 2nd floor
The Andrzej Hiolski Hall - No. 198, 1st floor
The Wiesław Ochman Hall - No. 091, ground floor
The Adam Didur concerts hall - No. 170/4, 1st floor

REHEARSAL WITH THE ORCHESTRA OF THE SILESIAN OPERA

April 5th (Friday), Silesian Opera in Bytom

10.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m. – Rehearsal with the Orchestra of the Silesian Opera (Main Stage of the Silesian Opera)

2.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m. – Lunch break

6.00 p.m. – 10.00 p.m. – Rehearsal with the Orchestra of the Silesian Opera (Main Stage of the Silesian Opera)

 

3rd STAGE

April 6th (Saturday), Silesian Opera in Bytom

11.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m. – Auditions with the Orchestra of the Silesian Opera (Main Stage of the Silesian Opera)

2.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m. – Lunch break (practice hall No. 070, ground floor)

6.00 p.m. – 9.00 p.m. – Performances in costume with elements of acting (Main Stage of the Silesian Opera)

Note:
9.00 p.m. – Fourth session of the Jury

approx. 11.00 p.m. – Announcement of the results of the Competition

 

LAUREATES' CONCERTS

April 7th (Sunday), Silesian Opera in Bytom

10.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m. – Rehearsal with the the orchestra for the Laureates’ Concert (Main Stage of the Silesian Opera)

2.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m. – Lunch break (practice hall No. 070, ground floor)

5.00 p.m. – Press briefing

6.00 p.m. – Prize-awarding Ceremony and Laureate’s Concert at the Silesian Opera

                     After the concert - a get-together for the participants of the Competition and guests (Adam Didur Concert Hall)

 

April 9th (Tuesday), Stanisław Wyspiański Silesian Theatre in Katowice

1.00 p.m. – Lunch break (practice hall No. 070, ground floor)

2.30 p.m. – Departure (by bus) from the Silesian Opera to the Silesian Theatre in Katowice

3.00 p.m. – Rehearsal at the Silesian Theatre in Katowice

6.00 p.m. – Laureates’ Concert at the Silesian Theatre in Katowice