Date: June 3 to 10, 2018
Dedicated to Carl Flesch, one of the greatest violin teachers in the history, the first competition was launched in 1945, a year after his death. It has since gained worldwide recognition and become one of the most important contests of its kind. Participants have to perform various technically demanding violin repertoires, including selected contemporary Hungarian works and compositions by Bach, Paganini and Mozart. Chaired by Hungarian violinist Eszter Perényi, the jury panel comprises established violinists from all over Europe.
- China International Music Competition First launched in 2019 by the Global Music Education League and China Conservatory of Music, the annual competition focuses on different disciplines each year.
- Hong Kong International Operatic Singing Competition Presented and organized by Musica Viva, the competition is the first major vocal event in Hong Kong.
- International Chopin Competition on Period Instruments In celebration of the anniversary of Poland’s independence, the Fryderyk Chopin Institute launched the first international competition in 2018.
- The Alice & Eleonore Schoenfeld International String Competition First established in 2013, the competition aims to promote highly gifted young musicians.