1st International Organ Competition of South Korea
The 1st International Organ Competition of Korea (IOCK), organized by the LOTTE Foundation for Arts together with Korean Association of Organists will welcome young competitors to Seoul from around the world for two separate competition rounds in different places in Seoul, Korea – Korea National University of Arts & LOTTE Concert Hall.
The competition is open to organists of all nationalities born after September 1, 1988.
The jury is composed of members selected from among the most eminent, internationally renowned figures on the music scene. Entrusted to select and reward the most deserving competitors, the panel of judges has complete discretion in making its selection and awarding Competition prizes. The jury will deliberate at the end of each round, with the president of the jury having voting rights and acting as the moderator of the deliberations. The jury reserves the right not the award all the prizes. The first prize cannot be divided among the competitors. The jury may award honourable mentions. The jury’s decisions are final.
View the 12 semi-finalists selected to perform in Seoul HERE.