National Chopin Competition 2020 names 26 participants
The Chopin Foundation of the United States has selected 26 young American pianists to participate in the 10th National Chopin Piano Competition in Miami,
Glyndebourne Opera Cup 2020 semi-finalists announced
The semi-finalists for the 2020 Glyndebourne Opera Cup have been announced
The competition attracted over 200 entrants from 39 different countries.Read More
Rayburn Tours launches competition to win workshop with Russell Scott
Tomorrow (Friday 24 January), Rayburn Tours launches a competition offering choirs the chance to win a half-day workshop with UK choir festival founder,
Chopin Competition to be streamed in virtual reality
The International Fryderyk Chopin Competition has announced a series of technological advances for the broadcasting of its 18th edition in October 2020
In an event...
Emanuil Ivanov wins 2019 Busoni Competition
20-year-old Bulgarian pianist Emanuil Ivanov was awarded first prize at the 2019 Ferruccio Busoni International Piano Competition in Bolzano,Read More
Mikhail Timoshenko wins Wigmore Hall International Song Competition
Russian bass-baritone Mikhail Timoshenko has won first prize at this year’s Wigmore Hall / Independent Opera International Song Competition
After four days of rounds before...
Applications open for 2020 Gina Bachauer Competition in Utah, US
Applications are now open for the 2020 Gina Bachauer International Piano Competition in Salt Lake City, Utah. The competition is open to pianists of...
First Yamaha Disklavier composition contest unveiled
Yamaha Music Europe (Italy branch) and Cremona Musica, the annual musical instruments exhibition, have announced the first edition of the Disklavier Composers Contest
Hastings piano competition to become biennial event
Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition is to become a biennial event after its next instalment in 2019.
Formerly part of the Hastings Music Festival,
American pianist Eric Lu wins 2018 Leeds Competition
American pianist Eric Lu, 20, has been awarded first place and the Dame Fanny Waterman Gold Medal at the Leeds International Piano Competition 2018.
Leading the way
Adam Gatehouse, co-director of the Leeds International Piano Competition, introduces an ambitious series of initiatives to redefine the nature and impact of the Competition,
Basel Composition Competition announces second edition for 2019
The Basel Composition Competition (BCC) has announced its second instalment will be held from 20 to 24 February 2019 under the directorship of...
Paloma O’ Shea Santander competition shortlist announced
Madrid-based Paloma O’ Shea Santander International Piano Competition has named the 20 pianists who have been selected to participate in the first stage of...
Samantha Hankey wins inaugural Glyndebourne Opera Cup
The opera world has a dubious track record with televised competitions: Popstar to Opera star, for example,Read More
Glyndebourne Opera Cup finalists announced
The ten finalists for the inaugural Glyndebourne Opera Cup have been announced, following the competition’s semi-final on 22 March.
The singers will compete in the...