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Ettlingen International Competition for Young Pianists


Next competition:
4 - 12.08.2018
Next deadline: to be announced
Categories for the next competition: piano

City: Ettlingen (Germany)
Age range: 1-20 (2 age categories)
Structure: One or two rounds depending on age category
Cycle: every two years
Categories: piano
Organiser: Ettlingen International Competition for Young Pianists
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Website: www.pianocompetition.org

Rules: The competition is open for young pianists from every country. First prize winners from previous competitions are not allowed to participate in the same category again. The competition is split into two categories. Category A for competitors born after 05.08.2000 and category B for competitors born after 05.08.1995. Participation is only possible in one category.

Category A Category B
1st prize EUR 2.000 EUR 5.000
2nd prize EUR 1.000 EUR 2.500
3rd prize EUR 750 EUR 1.250
4th prize EUR 600 EUR 1.000
5th prize EUR 500 EUR 750

Encouragement Award (Categories A and B)
Special commendation for young talents (Category A)
Haydn – Prize (Category B)
EMCY Prize (Category B)
Bärenreiter Prize (Categories A and B)

Application: Application form

The application must contain the following:

a) a fully completed online-application form
b) a recent passport photo
c) mp3-files with audio-recordings by the applicant

If an online-application is not possible, application materials can be sent by express mail. Please contact the office for further details.

A preliminary judging based on the recordings will determine who may take part in the competition. The candidates’ name and nationality will be unknown to the jury during the preliminary judging. All prizewinners of former Ettlingen International Competitions for Young Pianists will be allowed to take part without submitting a recording.

Four weeks after the closing date, the results of the preliminary judging will be sent to all applicants. Together with the result of the preliminary judging, successful applicants will receive further information regarding the competition. Successful applicants are required to pay a participation fee of 100 € by 01.07.16.

Last updated: 03.04.2017

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