Cello Competitions 2017-01-24T19:35:25+00:00

Pierre Fournier Award

We welcome worldwide applications from cellists aged 28 and under on July 1, 2018. Application may be made online or by post by submitting 4 unedited recordings. Entry is FREE [...]

2017-05-29T04:19:54+00:00 Location: London , United States of America (USA)|Dates: TBA - Sep 01, 2018|Deadline: TBA|More Info|Send Email|

David Popper VII International Cello Competition

David Popper VII International Cello Competition held in Varpalota, Hungary. The competition is announced in five categories as follows: Category I: born between 1 January 2006 and 31 December 2008 [...]

2017-05-10T11:45:26+00:00 Location: Varpalota, Hungary|Dates: Nov 15, 2017 - Nov 18, 2017|Deadline: Sep 01, 2017|More Info|

Grand Prix Emanuel Feuermann

Every four years, in collaboration with the Berlin University of the Arts, Kronberg Academy stages the Grand Prix Emanuel Feuermann in Berlin. This international cello competition is held in alternation [...]

2017-05-29T04:31:59+00:00 Location: Berlin, Germany|Dates: TBA - Jul 01, 2018|Deadline: Jul 01, 2018|More Info|Send Email|

Quartet: Bordeaux International String Quartet Competition

The international Bordeaux string quartet competition was born in 1999 in this beautiful city. The eighth edition of the International String Quartet contest took place in the Auditorium and the Grand [...]

2017-05-29T04:42:18+00:00 Location: Bordeaux, France|Dates: May 02, 2018 - May 08, 2018|Deadline: Feb 15, 2018|More Info|Send Email|

Princeton Fellowships in the Creative and Performing Arts

Princeton Fellowships in the Creative and Performing Arts, funded in part by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, will be awarded to artists whose achievements have been recognized as demonstrating extraordinary [...]

2017-06-26T15:12:32+00:00 Location: Princeton, NJ, United States of America (USA)|Dates: Sep 01, 2017 - Jun 30, 2019|Deadline: Sep 19, 2017|More Info|Send Email|

Aram Khachaturian International Cello Competition

The 9th Aram Khachaturian International Cello Competition is open to cellists of any nationality who are born in the period of June 6, 1981 – June 6, 1997. The finalists [...]

2017-07-07T05:34:51+00:00 Location: Yerevan , Armenia|Dates: Jun 03, 2018 - Jun 08, 2018|Deadline: TBA|More Info|

National Mondavi Center Young Artists Competition

The annual Mondavi Center Young Artists National Competition held at UC Davis offers the $2000 Young Artists Prize to U.S.-resident pianists and instrumentalists ages 12–17. The Founder's Division Prize are [...]

2017-07-07T05:26:19+00:00 Location: Davis, CA, United States of America (USA)|Dates: May 05, 2018 - May 08, 2018|Deadline: Nov 01, 2018|More Info|Send Email|

Witold Lutosławski International Cello Competition

The Competition is open to cellists of all nationalities born after January 31, 1991. The competition will be in three stages; all performances will be open to the public. Repertoire [...]

2017-07-07T05:39:42+00:00 Location: Warsaw, Poland|Dates: Jan 30, 2018 - Feb 10, 2018|Deadline: Oct 15, 2017|More Info|

Edwin H. & Leigh W. Schadt String Competition

The Schadt String Competition is the annual national solo string competition of the Allentown Symphony Orchestra. Begun in 1997 following a bequest to the Allentown Symphony Association from Edwin H. [...]

2017-08-08T17:10:12+00:00 Location: Allentown, PA, United States of America (USA)|Dates: Mar 01, 2018 - Mar 04, 2018|Deadline: Dec 18, 2017|More Info|Send Email|

Hudson Valley String Competition

The competition began in 1966 under the direction of Maestro Claude Monteux, then the HVP artistic director/conductor. It was originally started as a way to find string players for the [...]

2017-07-23T02:11:25+00:00 Location: Poughkeepsie, NY, United States of America (USA)|Dates: Mar 17, 2018 - Mar 19, 2018|Deadline: TBA|More Info|Send Email|