The International Music Competition Salzburg "Grand Prize Virtuoso" is open to all nationalities and ages in: strings, piano, wind, vocal and chamber music disciplines. Participants are required to submit video materials for the jury audition. Recording should be a fair representation of the contestants' abilities, but don't need to be of a professional quality.
A selected group of winners will receive an invitation to perform at the Solitär Mozarteum in Salzburg the birthplace of the 18th-century composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart from August 25-28, 2021.
Winners who receive an invitation to play at the winners' concert, and decide to decline the invitation and not travel , will receive their prize diploma and medal by mail (for free).
Classical repertoire (Baroque, Classical, Romantic or Contemporary periods). Any interpretations of the classical repertoire are acceptable.
Multiple winners can be chosen in each of the following age groups.
Time limits are approximate, shorter or longer videos are accepted.
Young Musician Category: 8 years old and younger; 5 minutes
Junior Category: 9-12 years old; 6 minutes
Intermediate Category: 13-15 years old; 6 minutes
Advanced Category: 16-18 years old; 6 minutes
Senior Category: no age limit; 10 minutes
Application Deadline: Thursday, June 10th, 2021... Read More