August Dombrovski

3rd International Competition

8th - 12th December, 1999

Riga, Lavia


Opened to young violinists and cellists up to the age of 19.

Deadline of application: November 15, 1999

Information and application:

Ziemelblazmas 38, Riga, LV - 1015, Latvia

Phone +371 734 1483

Fax +371 734 1829

Director of Organisation:

Imants Kalnins

Excutive Director:

Marite Pence, phone +371 734 1879

Artistic Directors:

Juris Švolkovskis, phone +371 259 9371

Māris Villerušs, phone +371 227 0313


Vija Vilšķērsta, phone +371 734 6391












General Rules

1.1. The competition will be held in the Riga 2nd Music School from 8th to 12th December, 1999.

1.2. The competition is open to young violinists and cellists born after 12th of December, 1980. The number of competitors is not limited.

1.3. Performance by competitors will be evaluated by International Jury.

1.4. Accomodation (Hotel “Atlantija” - 6-10 USD per night), cateringm and travel expenses are paid by competitors. Accomodation and meals will be provided free of charge for each competitor who will paricipate in the 2nd and 3rd round.

1.5. Deadline of application is November 15, 1999.

1.6. Competitors must register at the Competition Secretariat at determinate time (see the Competition Schedulu - “Drawing”).

1.7. The participation fee is 20 LVL or 35 USD (must be paid to 15th of November, 1999).

1.8. Prizewinners of previous A. Dombrovski Competition can take part at the contest only in the next age group.

1.9. If any misunderstanding, concerning the Competition Rule, the Latvian text is definitive.

Procedure for Submitting of Application

2.1. The Application must be provided not later than 15th of November, 1999 to the following address:

“August Dombrovski 3rd International Competition”, Ziemeļblāzmas 38, Riga,

LV-1015, Latvia.

2.2. Needed for application:

1) application form and competition programme;

2) copy of a birth certificate or passport;

3) brief CV;

4) 2 photos (4x6 cm), black and white;

5) copy of fee transfer.

2.3. The participation fee has to be tranferred to:


One Wall Street New York, N.Y.10286

SWIFT code IRVTUS 3N for account of


August Dombrovski Foundation


Bank code 310101717

Bank account 19 40JO 33557 (for USD only)