The 26th International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition for Children and Youth,
17 – 20 May 2018
We encourage all young pianist of Music Schools from around the world to participate in this year edition of the Competition. The main idea behind the Competition is to discover young talented musicians and to popularise Fryderyk Chopin’s music as well as Polish culture among children and youth in Poland and abroad. The Competition is open to participants between 6-16 years old who will perform in three age categories. The Competition will be judged by the Jury that will comprise outstanding musicians, with prof. Andrzej Jasiński as the jury chairman. The pianists will compete for financial prizes as well as special prizes. All the information related to the Competition will be published on our website.
The deadline for the application is March 15, 2018.
(Tuesday – Friday, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm):
Polish: 00 48 56 682 79 30, 00 48 784684945
English: 00 48 668 494 325
prof. Andrzej Jasiński (Music Academy in Katowice, Poland)
prof. Izabella Darska-Havasi (György Ferenczy Foundation in Budapest, Hungary)
prof. Erik Tawaststjerna (University of the Arts Helsinki, Finland)
prof. Maria Murawska (Academy of Music in Bydgoszcz, Poland)
prof. Martin von der Heydt (Hochschule für Künste Bremen, Germany)
prof. Andrzej Tatarski (Academy of Music in Poznań, Poland)