Musik der Jugend
Regional level and national level.
The competition is open to a large variety of categories: ensembles, bands and combos (3 – 12 members, vocal and/or instruments).
Every two years
Registration for the competition podium.jazz.pop.rock … is only possible online.
The competition is for young people who fulfil one of the following criteria:
The competition is held on regional and national level. The laureates from the state competitions are invited to compete on the national level.
Regarding the age limit, this chart can clarify the access and the category.
|age category||average age limit||age limit||specifics|
|A||8||10||no forwarding to the national competition, no jazz category|
|5A||20||22||The ensemble has to consist mainly of participants not studying music at university or working in the music business.|
|5B||—||28||Professional category. The ensemble can consist mainly of participants studying music at university or working in the music business.|
To find out your category, please use the Age caluculator.
More information here