International Open Trophy

Rules and Regulations


International Open Trophy candidates may enter a maximum of:
One Age section (Classical and/or Variety), as well as the Trophee Mondial Chamber Music, World Music, Electronic categories.
Provided no piece of music is repeated within the Competition.

They MAY NOT ENTER the Trophee Mondial Classical category (Senior / Masters / Junior) or Variety category (Senior / Junior)

Past 1st Place prizewinners in any International Open Trophy Category may NOT enter the SAME category again.

Category 1:

International Open Trophy 10 and Under

1A: 7 years & under born in 2013 onwards
1B: 7 to 8 years old born in 2012
1C: 8 to 9 years old born in 2011
1D: 9 to 10 years old born in 2010

Age limit: born 2010 or later
One Round only: Free Program
Duration: 4 min Maximum


Category 2:

International Open Trophy 12 and Under – (Varieté / Jazz / World Music)
Age limit: born 2008 or later
Free Program - Duration: 6 min Maximum


Category 3:

International Open Trophy 12 and Under - Classic (FB or SB permitted)
Age limit: born 2008 or later
Duration: 8 min Maximum


Category 4:

International Open Trophy 14 and Under – (Varieté / Jazz / World Music)
Age limit: born 2006 or later
Free Program - Duration: 7 min Maximum


Category 5:

International Open Trophy 14 and Under - Classic (FB or SB permitted)
Age limit: born 2006 or later
Duration: 9 min Maximum


Category 6:

International Open Trophy 16 and Under – (Varieté / Jazz / World Music)
Age limit: born 2004 or later
Free Program - Duration: 8 min Maximum


Category 7:

International Open 16 and Under - Classic (FB or SB permitted)
Age limit: born 2004 or later
Duration: 10 min Maximum


Category 8:

International Open Trophy 18 and Under – (Varieté / Jazz / World Music)
Age limit: born 2002 or later
Free Program - Duration: 8 min Maximum


Category 9:

International Open Trophy 18 and Under - Classic (FB or SB permitted)
Age limit: born 2002 or later
Duration: 12 min Maximum


Category 10:

International Open 18 to 35 years old – (Varieté / Jazz / World Music)
Free Program - Duration: 8 min Maximum


Category 11:

International Open Trophy 18 and over - Classic (FB or SB permitted)
(No maximum Age Limit)
Free Program - Duration: 12 min Maximum


Category 12:

Adultes Passionnés Amateurs: 36 years old and over
(No maximum Age Limit)
Free Program - Duration: 4 min Maximum


Category 13:

Adultes Passionnés Confirmés: 36 years old and over
(No maximum Age Limit)
Free Program - Duration: 6 min Maximum