Gina Bachauer Junior & Young Artists International Piano Competitions 2021
Gina Bachauer Junior International Piano Competition – June 13-26, 2021
The Bachauer will have the international piano world abuzz this June, with twenty-three Junior Competitors ages 11-14 and twenty-one Young Artists Competitors ages 15-18 continuing their quest for medals and their share of $60,000 in cash prizes. Hailing from 14 countries, these young international pianists will each vie for the title of the next Gina Bachauer Gold Medalist.
Postponed from 2020, the competition will now be conducted through video recordings, with all performances and events streamed at no charge via the Bachauer website and YouTube.
June 13-19 | Gina Bachauer International Junior Piano Competition
June 20-26 | Gina Bachauer International Young Artists Piano Competition
Congratulations to the Solo Round Competitors! We look forward to hearing your performances in Salt Lake City in 2021!
The mission of the Gina Bachauer International Piano Foundation is to further the pianistic art, foster excellence in performance and teaching, develop opportunities for pianists beyond the scope of the organization and offer leadership in developing a musically-educated citizenry. By holding international piano competitions, solo recitals, and educational sessions, the Gina Bachauer International Piano Foundation aims to: Enrich the community by providing significant musical experiences for audiences and performers. Build an artistic/educational environment that will educate musicians and non-musicians to a higher caliber of performance and appreciation. Recognize and encourage superb artistry and assist career development of deserving young pianists. Promote and perpetuate the pianistic art.
In total, the Foundation has sponsored the following competitions since its beginnings in 1976.
14 Artists International Competitions (ages 19-32)
8 Young Artists International Competitions (ages 14-18) (previous years ages 8-11)
3 Junior International Piano Competitions (ages 11-13)
1 Amateur International Piano Competition (ages 33-100)
2 International Piano Ensemble Competitions (all ages)
22 International Piano Festivals