Joseph Joachim International Violin Competition Hannover 2021
Since 1991, Stiftung Niedersachsen has been hosting the Joseph Joachim International Violin Competition in Hanover, Germany.
For many, the successful completion of the Joseph Joachim Violin Competition has been a crucial stepping stone on the road to success. Those who have been able to prove their exceptional talent, virtuosity and artistic personality in front of the Hanover jury have found themselves well-equipped to successfully perform in some of the world’s most famous concert halls.
The Joseph Joachim Violin Competition is a unique combination of the highest artistic standards and an atmosphere of warm hospitality. A long-standing network of caring host families ensures that competitors feel at home in Hanover and are able to approach the competition with ease. They will find conditions to be more than favorable, with suitable practice rooms, excellent accompanists and the opportunity of presenting themselves twice before the jury makes its first decision – Stiftung Niedersachsen has created an ideal space for fostering and promoting excellence.
Rooted in Lower Saxony, the foundation takes promising young artists across the entire state with a comprehensive music pedagogy program and a state-wide concert series. The reputation and unique atmosphere of the competition attracts some of the finest young violinist to gather in Lower Saxony, offering a stage for exceptional encounters with these up-and-coming virtuosos.
The Joseph Joachim International Violin Competition Hannover welcomes violinists of all nations born between October 10, 1989 and September 26, 2005.
The application period starts on September 25, 2020 and has been extended to April 15, 2021.
- Application Deadline Date (year-month-day): April 15, 2021