Apply now!

Application deadline: 15 October 2016

The 15th edition of the International Beethoven Piano Competition Vienna is just around the corner.

Applications are possible until 15 October 2016!

We're calling all pianists born between 1 January 1985 and 31 December 2000. Take the chance and present your Beethoven skills in front of an international Jury and the Viennese audience.

Make sure you apply in time!


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If you have further questions regarding the competition or the application process, get in contact with Katharina from our Competition Office in Vienna. 


Our official flyer arrived

All the details regarding the competition in one PDF

If you're looking for compact information on the 15th International Beethoven Piano Competition in Vienna, you can now download the official flyer of the competition.

You can order your printed copy of the flyer at our Competition Office.


Save the Dates!

From application deadline to the final concert in Musikverein Wien

15 October 2016: Application deadline

Jan/Feb 2017: Auditions in New York City, Tokyo, London, Berlin, Bonn and Vienna

28 May - 8 June 2017: International Beethoven Piano Competition Vienna 2017
28 May: Opening Soiree at Musikverein Wien
29 May - 4 June: 1st round at mdw - University of Music and Performing Arts (free entry)
5 - 6 June: 2nd round at Musikverein Wien (Brahms-Saal)
8 June: Final concert at the Golden Hall of Musikverein Wien

Bösendorfer pianos will be played exclusively throughout the competition.

Competition Office:
International Beethoven Piano Competition Vienna
University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna
Anton-von-Webern-Platz 1
1030 Vienna - AUSTRIA