Date: April 23 to 27, 2019
Jointly organized by the European Piano Teacher Association and Zagreb Concert Management, the competition serves as the first medium of promoting young music talents to the international music scene. The competition is divided into 3 categories by age. The challenge of the competition comes when all participants are strictly required to perform from memory. Semi-finalists are to perform works by contemporary composers from their own countries or by Croatian composers such as B. Šipus, D. Pejačević, B. Bersa, and Ivo Josipović, who is also the current president of the country.
- 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.