11th music festival "Hour of Music"
As part of the " Grand Prix of Folklore -
At this music competition every group plays 3 pieces of music which altogether shouldn't last longer than ten minutes.
1. A classic composition: baroque, classical to avant-
2. One compulsory piece: the compulsory piece is a German folk song that every band needs to play. The compulsory piece will be known in some time. The notes get all the music groups in advance. The type of Präsentaton is freely selectable.
3. A composition from the native country, which is freely selectable.
There is no age restriction for the music participants. This contest is only for instrumental music. Singing is not allowed. It will be evaluated by a jury composed of professors from the University of Music and Theatre in Rostock. The award ceremony takes place in the afternoon during the final program takes place at the festival .