Mandatory requirements for video recording:

  • The video recording of each piece must be made in succession, without editing.
  • Sound editing is not allowed.
  • The video recording must be made no earlier than 12 months before the start of the competition.
  • Try to avoid unwanted noise during recording (the sounds behind the scenes, and etc.)
  • Record only in good lighting (natural or artificial).
  • Participants must be in concert uniform.
  • Only links to YouTube are accepted. Links to download the file, Yandex, sending the file by mail are not allowed.
  • There must be one link per composition.
  • The title of your video must contain the name and surname of the competitor.
  • Your YouTube video description should start with the following:
    Savshinsky International Music Competition:
  • Then enter the name of the composer and the title of the piece.
  • An example of your video design:

    Now for some helpful tips that will greatly improve the listening and viewing experience of your content:

    1. Use a digital SLR camera (DSLR) with an extension microphone, or a quality professional or semi-professional camcorder. Using a smartphone or tablet is acceptable, but not desirable, especially when recording an ensemble.
    2. Be sure to use a tripod.
    3. Do not use optical effects (sepia, fast shooting, b / w photo, etc.)
    4. Arrange the composition of the shot: the performer should be in the foreground, close up, his arms and head should not be "cut off".
    5. The performer should not be located in front of bright light sources (for example, windows)