Date: May 31 to June 8, 2019
First established in 1987, the competition has gained high esteem for its broad and intense musical demands. Violinists are required to perform music from the early Baroque to avant-garde repertoire. In addition to the top three prizes, special awards are also given to the best interpretation of a chamber music work and contemporary compositions of the 20th century. Successful contestants will be awarded with concerts engagements and CD productions. Previous prize winners include Isabelle Faust, Lena Neudauer and Benjamin Schmid.
- 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.