'Live Auditions'

OMWPA 2014
'Live Audition' Application
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th August 2014

‘Live’ Audition details:
a) Venue - Hotel Istana, 73 Jalan Raja Chulan, 50200 Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, Malaysia www.hotelistana.com.my

b) Dates - Friday 15th to Sunday 17th August 2014 (9am to 6pm all three days)

Application submission deadline:
Friday 1st August 2014


*******Official Application Form -
 please click here: (click 'DOWNLOAD' at top left)

*******Official Information Sheet - please click here: (click 'DOWNLOAD' at top left)

Four (4) partial scholarships for OMWPA 2014, please CLICK HERE:
- two (2) by the British Malaysian Society (BMS) to the youngest accepted Malaysian Active Participants

- two (2) by the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) to selected Malaysian Active Participants
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Click here for Fees

Criteria for Selection:
1) ABRSM Grade 6 exam level and above 

2) Applicants aged 9-23 years of age

Auditions Requirements:
1) Candidates must prepare a minimum of three musical works.

2) Candidates must make sure that all of these musical periods are represented in their
audition programme: 1) Baroque, 2) Classical, 3) Romantic
3) Candidates may also prepare an optional fourth musical work - Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Impressionist, Contemporary or Jazz periods all accepted.

4) A movement from a multi-movement musical work will be accepted.
5) The maximum duration for the audition programme is 30 minutes in total.
6) Candidates are not required to fully memorize their audition programme. 

The Auditions are supported by ABRSM (Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music), which includes venue sponsorship as well as extensive online and printed publicity. OMWPA has been working closely with ABRSM‘s ‘Malaysia National Consultant’, Mr. Ryan Lewis, to help organize and publicize. Graceful Piano Sdn Bhd is the piano sponsor. Special thanks also given to Minoyo.