Concertino Praga 2021

Concertino Praga – the Antonín Dvořák International Radio Competition for Young Musicians The Concertino Praga international radio competition for young musicians was established in 1966 at the initiative of Czech Radio and a number of personalities, such as Zuzana Růžičková, Viktor Kalabis and Helena Karásková. Due to the ongoing restrictions pertaining to solo instrument lessons and the complications … Read more

Franz Liszt International Piano Competition

The competition organized by the most notable classical music concert agency of Hungary, is part of the Budapest International Music Competitions, the founding member of the World Federation of International Music Competitions. The competition is hosted by the Liszt Academy. Winners of the competition are rewarded with concert invitations and generous prizes, the first-prize-winner receives … Read more

8th Sampo Composition Contest / Residency

Saint-Etienne 2 – 7 May 2021 Musinfo is pleased to announce the eighth edition of the Composition Contest and Residency for Acoustic Instrument and Sampo. With this initiative Musinfo supports the work of contemporary composers in the field of live-electronic. The residency will take place during the 2021 Art & Science Days in Saint-Etienne. Deadline … Read more


Wigmore Hall today [5.10.2020] announced an international call for composers to apply to for a lockdown commission. The scheme has only two eligibility criteria: that composers must be aged 18 or over and that those who have been commissioned by Wigmore Hall before cannot apply. Following the application process, the Hall will select 12 composers, who … Read more

International Valencia Piano Competition

The application period for the 21st Iturbi International Piano Competition, remains open until 31st October. These competition will take place from June 23rd to July 2nd 2021, with a special 40th anniversary edition. More information here.

International Vocal Competition’s-Hertogenboschpostponed to 2022

The International Vocal Competition ‘s-Hertogenbosch (IVC) firmly believes that the world keeps on singing and is pleased to present the IVC Mozart Masterclass & More this autumn. From 28 November to 4 December 2020, Vesselina Kasarova, Eva-Maria Westbroek, Roberta Alexander and Thomas Oliemans will be guests in the Verkadefabriek in ‘s-Hertogenbosch. The masterclasses, concerts and … Read more

16th International Henryk Wieniawski Violin Competition

Because of COVID-19 pandemic the world culture has suffered greatly. To prevent cumulation of the most important music competitions in 2021, we are forced to postpone the 16th International Henryk Wieniawski Violin Competition. The new date is: 7-21 October 2022. More info here.