District Preliminary Round

  • Contestants with 85 marks or above are entitled to the Final Round, and awarded the ‘District Final Round Excellent Award’.
  • With scores 80 or above, the District Preliminary Final ‘Merit Award’ Certificate will be awarded.
  • With scores 75 or above, the District Preliminary Final ‘Good Award’ Certificate will be awarded.
  • With scores below 75, the District Preliminary Final ‘Performance Award’ Certificate will be awarded.

★ Fees in Different Districts may vary, but the total fee should not exceed RMB 200.
★ Fees in Different Districts may vary, but the total fee should not exceed RMB 200.

District Preliminary Round

(Please consult your HKIMF Regional office for your District Preliminary Round Competition Dates, Time, Venue and Enrollment Deadline, or the latest news announced from HKIMF Official Website.)

Required supporting documents for enrollment

1. Completed Application Form
2. Two pieces of photos 3.5 X 5cm size
3. Passport or ID copy
4. Personal Profile (If Any)
5. Music-related Certificates (if any)
6. Application fee bank-in-slip copy

▪ Contestants should submit the above 6 documents to their Regional organizer on or before the application deadline.
Please state ‘The 6th HKIMF 2019 District Preliminary Music Competition Enrollment’
▪ District Preliminary Round in all Regions will be held between 1 April to 30 June 2019. Please consult your Regional Organizer for your
competition date and venue.
▪ District Final Round Entrants’ list will be announced at our official website (www.hkmusic.hk) for confirmation.
▪ District Final Round Entrants are required to pay an Administrative fee of (RMB 65; HKD 70; USD10).
▪ HKIMF Final Round Finalists will be announced from July 10, 2019 at HKIMF Official Website (www.hkmusic.hk).
▪ District Preliminary Round applicants should submit the above 6 supporting documents to their own Regional Office, on or before the
deadline.

Online Enrollment

(For Regions with no District Preliminary Round Competitions) Enrollment Closing date: July 15, 2019

Steps:

  • Record your performance
  • Bank-in the ‘Preliminary Entry Fee’ to designated bank account and keep the receipt
  • Log on to HKIMF Official Website and select ‘online application’
  • Fill in your enrollment information on the website, then submit the online video link and
    password (if any)
  • Upload your portrait image file and enrollment fee receipt
  • Submit your enrollment
  • HKIMF Organizing Committee will contact you if your video could not be viewed.
  • Videos will be adjudicated by July 2019. Please pay attention to the announcement of
    Final Entrants list on HKIMF Official Website and WeChat.

Notes on Video recording:

A. Contestants may upload videos to ‘YouTube’ or ‘Youku’
B. Select ‘Unlisted’ for video privacy options
C. Video description column must
show:
•the 6th Hong Kong International Music Festival 2019 Music Competition’
•Division and instrument
•Name of competitor and repertoire
D. Keep the video link after upload

DVD Video Enrollment

(For Regions with no District Preliminary Round Competitions; contestants are required to send their preliminary round videos to the HKIMF Organizing Committee for adjudication) Enrollment Closing date: July 15, 2019

Required Supporting Documents:

  • Completed Application form
  • One piece of photo (3.5 x 5 cm in size)
  • Passport or ID copy
  • Personal Profile (if any)
  • Music-related Certificates (if any)
  • Application fee bank-in-slip copy
  • DVD with performance video files for adjudication

▪ No amendments will be entertained upon submission of enrollment.
▪ DVD adjudication will be conducted by July 2019. HKIMF Final Round Entrants’ list will be announced in HKIMF Official Website and WeChat.
▪ Mailing Address for Hong Kong and Overseas Regions: Flat 8, 10th Floor, Wah Fat Industrial Building (Rear Block), 10-14 Kung Yip Street, Kwai Chung, New Territories, Hong Kong.
▪ Mailing Address for China Regions: Kunshan Metha Culture Communication Co., Ltd, No.289 Chang Jiang North Road, Kun Shan city, Jiangsu Province, China.

DVD format Requirements:

A. Please keep the surface of the DVD blank.
B. Accompaniment is optional in the DVD recording.

Payment and Bank information

  • District Preliminary Round enrollment and administration fee must be submitted to the corresponding HKIMF Regional Offices.
  • Upon receiving HKIMF Final Round Entry notice, finalists should proceed to the Final Round Enrollment Payment to their HKIMF Regional Offices, then check their names from the Final Entrants’ lists from the HKIMF Official Website and WeChat by August 2018.
  • Online or DVD applicants should pay the District Preliminary Enrollment Fee to the following bank accounts. Upon receiving HKIMF Final Round Entry notice, they should proceed to the Final Round Enrollment Payment.

Overseas & HongKong:
Bank name : Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC)
Bank account : 004-848-823217-838
SWIFT code : HSBCHKHHHKH
Account name : Hong Kong International Music Festival Limited
Bank address : No.1,Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong