Composition Competition 2020

  • The competition is open to composers of all ages and nationalities.

  • Unpublished works and works that have not won any competitions in the past may be submitted.

  • Participants may submit as many compositions as they want.

  • The works may be for chamber ensemble (duo, trio, quartet, quintet etc.) or for orchestra.

  • Electronics may also be used.

  • A recording of the composition must be included.

  • The recording may be either an mp3 file or a video link.

  • All pdf scores must be sent anonymously, only a pseudonym may be written on the score.

  • Application DEADLINE: 15th November 2020

  • Announcement: 30th November 2020

  • Due to the Corona restrictions, there will be no prize concert. Compositions will be evaluated by the jury and published online.


Musician competition 2021

  • The competition is open to solo players, duos or ensembles.

  • Participants can participate with any instrument.

  • The competition is open to players of all nationalities and ages.

  • Selected finalists will be invited to perform at the final concert in Vienna, which will be organized and promoted by Classic Pure Vienna.

  • Each finalist will receive a recording of the concert.

  • Jury will observe the overall instrumental capability and musicality of the candidate's performance

  • Program will be maximum 20 minutes per participant

  • Each finalist solist or ensemble will receive an amount of 200 € for their costs during the concert day.

  • ALL music disciplines are accepted. 

  • There is no age limit.

  • Application DEADLINE: 30th April 2021

  • Announcement 1: 10th Mai 2021

  • Announcement 2: 14th Mai 2021

  • 6 finalists will perform at a Viennese Concert Hall


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