The two Hungarians not only played music, they were themselves the music – in every nerve – down to their fingertips.

Adelheid von Schorn on Reményi and Liszt

Competitions at Hungary and abroad

Competition databases:

www.wfimc.org/member-competitions
www.musicalchairs.info/competitions
emcy.org/competitions-calendar

 

Vocal:

9th Mt. Fuji International Opera Competition
28 October – 5 November 2023, Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka (Japan)
Application period: 5 January – 1 May 2023
www.suac.ac.jp/opera-en/competition/application/guidelines

 

mixed:

International open contest of instrumental performers “OPEN ITALY”
Pesaro (Italy), 23–26 April 2023
piano, guitar, strings, winds, percussion, folk music
fiestalonia.net/fest/open-italy

Karol Szymanowski International Music Competition
Categories: piano, violin, voice and string quartet
Application deadline: 31 January 2023
szymanowski-competition.com

Strings:

Michael Hill International Violin Competition
2–10 June 2023, Queenstown & Auckland (New Zealand)
Age criteria is born after 10 June 1993 and before 2 June 2005
Application deadline: 1 December 2022
michaelhillviolincompetition.co.nz/national-string-competition

29th International Competition YOUNG VIRTUOSO (violin)
15–19 February 2023, Zagreb
Application deadline: January 15th, 2023
www.mladivirtuozi.org

14. Károly Flesch International Violin Competition
4–11 June 2023
Age limit: people born between 6 June 1993 and 5 June 2003 may apply
Application deadline: 1 February 2023
fleschviolincompetition.com

International Paulo Cello Competition
Finland, 1–12 October 2023
Application deadline: 21 February 2023
cellocompetitionpaulo.org

Piano:

XXXIII International Piano Competition Ettore Pozzoli
Seregno (Italy), 26 September – 3 October 2023
Application deadline: 30 April 2023
www.concorsopozzoli.it

Northern Lights Piano Festival & Competition
1–20 May 2023
Application deadline: 20 April 2023
www.northernlightspiano.com

XXIV° International Piano Competition of Friuli Venezia Giulia
2–6 May 2023 (1st and 2nd round), 30 April – 3 May 2024 (3rd round solo and with orchestra)
Sacile (Italy)
Application deadline: 6 March 2023
www.pianofvg.eu/en/competition-2023-24

7th Piano Competition for Young Pianists
Brussels, 12– 16 April 2023
Application deadline: 1 March 2023
www.mercimaestro.be

22nd Iturbi Piano Prize
31 May – 9 June 2023
pianoiturbi.dival.es/en

Organ:

9th International Franz Schmidt Organ Competition
12–20 September 2023, Vienna
Application deadline: 18 June 2023
www.orgelwettbewerb.at

Winds:

Concertino Praga 2023
flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, trumpet, French horn, saxophone, trombone
concertino.czech.radio

Chamber music:

18th Lyon International Chamber Music Competition
12–15 April 2023
Piano, violin & cello trio
Jury: Vincent Coq (piano, France), Attila Falvay (violin, Hungary), Louise Hopkins (cello, UK), David Grimal (violin, France), Mari Kodama (piano, Japan)
Application deadline: 8 January 2023
www.cimcl.fr

Choir / choir conducting

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Orchestra / Orchestral conducting:



Composition:

loadbang’s 2023 International Composition Competition
Application deadline: 1 March 2023
www.loadbang.com/commission-competition

A San Francisco Choral Voices zeneszerzésversenye
Application deadline: 1 March 2023
www.sfca.org/new-voices-project

Berlin International Film Scoring Competition
Application deadline: 15 December 2022
www.bifsc.org

 

Jazz:

17th Bucharest International JAZZ Competition 2023
7–15 July 2023
Application deadline: 2023. március 1 March 2023
www.jmevents.ro