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Join us for our ONLINE Webinar presented in partnership with the Secretariat for the UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions (2005). Speakers include: Nina ANANIASHVILI - State Ballet of Georgia Frank ANDERSEN - Royal Danish Ballet Madeleine ONNE - Finnish National Ballet Garry TRINDER - New Zealand School of Dance Zhirui (Regina) ZOU - Beijing Dance Academy   Friday 15 May 2020

The Arthur Rubinstein Virtual PianoFest will be live-streamed via the Facebook page of the Arthur Rubinstein International Music Society from 5 to 21 May - the intended dates of the 2020 Competition. One hour of music each evening: 12 pianists – all of whom are either members of the Rubinstein Competition Junior Jury or winners of national Israeli Competitions – will perform live from Clairmont Hall at the

The jury of the twelfth edition of the competition features Pekka Kuusisto, Wei Dong Tong, Lucie Robert, Isabelle van Keulen, Ilya Kaler, Ida Kavafian, Nam Yun Kim and Henning Kraggerud, and is chaired by Sakari Oramo. In the final rounds of the competition, the contestants will perform as soloists with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra conducted by Dima Slobodeniouk and the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra conducted

NOW OPEN: Applications for the 2021 Singapore International Violin Competition (17-29 January)! All completed applications need to be submitted by 15 September 2020, GMT+8 2359h. The triennial SIVC promotes the continued strength of classical music in the region and showcases top violinists from around the world. Open to candidates of all nationalities born after 31 December 1990, the competition will award over USD110,000 in prizes with

The 32 competitors who will compete in the 12th Sydney International Piano Competition have been announced. The Competition has been postponed to 2021 due to COVID-19 and final details and dates will be announced soon. As a consequence of the global COVID-19 situation and the strict travel and public gathering guidelines, the 12th Sydney International Piano Competition will be postponed to a later date – to

Update from the Edvard Grieg Piano Competition regarding COVID-19. It is with heavy heart that I have to postpone the 17th International Edvard Grieg Piano Competition, due to the Covid-19 situation. The application deadline is also postponed, and we will be back with more information by the end of April.Thomas Heimstad Link to Announcement and helpful list of frequently asked questions EVENT INFORMATION