Concurso Juventudes Musicales

All competitions
10/05/2019 - 12/05/2019
Various (Spain): Madrid and Barcelona
Other instruments | Strings | Symphonic strings | Cello | Double basse | Viola | Violin

The competition started in 1979 and is the only competition in Spain which caters for all the families instruments. From 2018 the competition will add 3 new categories: jazz, flamenco and ancient music and will be celebrated in Barcelona and Madrid.



Juventudes Musicales de España


The participants should be aged from 1 to 25 years old.

The competition is held in 3 rounds for every category.

The categories are: Strings, piano, winds, guitar, voice, ensembles, ancient music, jazz, flamenco.

The competition dates for 2019 are:

10/05/2019 to 12/05/2019 Chamber Music

11/10/2019 to 13/10/2019 Flamenco

06/12/2019 to 08/12/2019 Canto


Four times a year

Next deadline

Wind instruments 06.02.2019

Chamber music 01.04.2019

Flamenco 03.09.2019

Canto 20.10.2019

The deadlines for each category can be found on the official website.


You can see the calls for the competitions on the website.

You can also find the application forms for each category through this link.


The competition is open for young musicians with Spanish nationality or resident in Spain for all instruments in different competitions spread over the year. It is open for musicians up to 25 or 29 years (depending on the category). First prizes of former editions cannot participate again in the same mode. Vocal chamber ensembles have a maximun of 6 members. Chamber ensembles must be stable and must have been together for a minimum period of six months (with the documents that prove so).

Further information (Spanish only)


Prize winner concerts, concerts with orchestras, International Exchanges



Visit original competition page www.jmspain.org

Prize winners