The International Anton Rubinstein Competition 2021 – PIANO JUNIOR - CANCELED

18. & 18. April 2021, Dusseldorf

The Piano Junior Competition is open to all young pianists aged 8 to 15 years who are considering a career as a professional musician.  And of course there are many attractive prices!

Venue: Internationale Musikakademie Anton Rubinstein, Flinger Str. 1, 20213 Düsseldorf.

 Entry conditions

  1. The International Anton Rubinstein Competition for Piano Junior 2021 is organized by the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein in Düsseldorf. It will take place on the premises of the Academy in Düsseldorf, Germany on April 18th, 2021.
  2. Young Pianists of all nationalities between the ages of 8 and 15 years may participate.
  3. The competition will be conducted in two rounds the winners of which will be decided upon by a jury.
  4. In the first round the jury will evaluate the candidates‘ video clips  on YouTube. The results will be announced by e-mail on March, 25th, 2021.
  5. The final round will take place in the Concert Hall of the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein in Düsseldorf, Germany.
  6. The final round of the competition is open to the public.
  7. A maximum of 16 candidates will be admitted to the final round. The selection will be made by the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein based on the recordings of the first round.
  8. The International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein will determine the order in which competitors will perform.
  9. In the first round, candidates may freely choose their programme but the overall performance must not exceed 20 minutes.
  10. In the final round, candidates may again present a programme of their own choice. They may even play the same pieces as in the first round, but their overall performance should not exceed 20 minutes.
  11. In the final round, the jury has the right to interrupt any performance longer than 20 minutes.
  12. The final results of the competition will be announced on Sunday, April 18th, 2021 around 7:00 pm. The winners will then be presented with prices and awards.
  13. All participants of the competition must attend the presentation ceremony.
  14. With their registration, participants authorize the organizer, i.e. the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein, to use all photo-, video- and audio material of the competition at its discretion.
  15. The decision of the jury is final and incontestable.
  16. With their registration, candidates accept the rules and regulations of the competition.
  17. The registration deadline is March 18th, 2021.
  18. The registration fee is 75.00 Euros if paid before February 18th, 2021 and 100.00 Euros if paid later. Payment must be made into one of the two bank accounts provided and should indicate the full name of the competitor as well as his instrument.
  19. The registration fee is non-refundable.
  • Schedules are being worked on and will be published soon.