57th International Competition for Young Conductors 2021
The 57th edition of the International Competition for Young Conductors will take place in September 2021.
Registration will open in December 2020 or January 2021.
The preliminary rounds will take place in the spring of 2021: the dates and venues given here are provisional, subject to the evolution of the COVID-19 epidemic.
PRELIMINARY ROUNDS – APRIL 16 TO MAY 5, 2021
Each registered candidate is called to conduct symphonic works played by two pianists on two pianos, in front of two members of the jury.
FINAL ROUNDS – 13 TO 18 SEPTEMBER 2021
The finals will take place from 13th to 18th September 2021 in Besançon, during the 74th edition of the Besançon Franche-Comté International Music Festival.
Of the candidates who took part in the pre-selections, only twenty will be admitted to the final rounds with orchestra.
- Application Deadline Date (date-month-year): Registration will open in December 2020 or January 2021.