Competition – Cancelled

SPTF Annual Piano Competition

The SPTF Piano Competition is an annual event and is limited to students of SPTF member teachers.  

The Winners of the 2019  SPTF Piano Competition can be found by clicking on the link below and also on the NEWSLETTER page of this website.  SPTF congratulates all Participants and Teachers!

2019 Competition Winners

For questions contact the Coordinator at:  sptfcompetition@gmail.com

NOTICE:  THE 2021 COMPETITION IS  CANCELLED AT THIS TIME DUE TO THE UNCERTAINTY OF COVID-19.

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To access the Repertoire List for SPTF Piano Competition, go to the following link which is also listed under Repertoire Requirements:
SPTF Competition Repertoire List

General Information

The dates of the 2021 Competition are currently unscheduled.

TIMES MAY BE MODIFIED DEPENDING ON NUMBER OF APPLICANTS
(Assigned dates & times for respective Divisions will be announced February 2020. )

Steinway Piano Gallery, 505 Walt Whitman Road, Melville, NY

The Final day to submit New Music for evaluation of repertoire level that is not listed in SPTF competition repertoire list to yet to be determined.

The following are the deadlines for the 2020 Competition:

  • UNSCHEDULED – Online Registration opens.
  • UNSCHEDULED – Online Registration closes.
  • UNSCHEDULED – Fees must be mailed to the Treasurer (Fran G.) and postmarked by this date.
  • UNSCHEDULED – Final day to change a performance piece only by those students whose registered piece is a duplicate.

Repertoire Requirements

If a music selection is not listed within the approved repertoire list, teachers must submit the music to be evaluated for the proper level placement by (unscheduled).  No scores will be accepted for evaluation after this date until after the competition date.

To submit new music for evaluation, use the following form:

Repertoire Evaluation Request Form

SPTF Competition Repertoire List

Please refer to the Online Submission Form for further information.

Please refer to the Online Submission Form for further information.

The Repertoire Committee will review, comment and vote on submitted repertoire using a designated spreadsheet. The evaluation result will be released by January 1st.

Teachers will be informed of their students’ assigned divisions prior to the competition date.

Additional repertoire will be added to the SPTF Competition Repertoire List (which is live and constantly updated).

Application Process

Online registration form will open on December 1st.  Please read Rules and Regulations carefully before submitting application.

Teachers (or Parents) must complete the 2020 SPTF Piano Competition SPTF Competition Online Application Form (click or right click to save link) .  The deadline is yet to be determined.

 

Teachers must mail ONE CHECK (payable to “SPTF”) FOR THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF APPLICATION FEES to the SPTF Treasurer. The registration fees are non-refundable and due POSTMARKED by (unscheduled).

All results are final.  The Award Ceremony is currently unscheduled. If scheduled it will be held for all winners tentatively at the Staller Center and all first place winners will perform their winning pieces.