Bartók World Competition

Application is open for composers

18 January 2024

The application form has been published on the website, which means that young composers can apply for the composition category of the Bartók World Competition 2024 from now on. 

The application is made by uploading the sheet music of the works, under a pseudonym. The competition goes mostly online, the jury does not know whose piece is being judged.

The winning works will be performed by distinguished Hungarian artists at a Gala concert on 23 November 2024 in the Solti Hall of the Liszt Academy. Thanks to the online streaming, the concert can be followed from all over the world.  

For necessary information to apply, please read the Competition Announcement. The application form is available by clicking here.

Deadline is 23 August 2024.