2023 Competition


From the 5th to the 22nd of July 2023, Sydney will come alive once more when 32 of the world’s finest young pianists travel to Australia to be part of the Sydney International Piano Competition.

Final video applications for this prestigious event, with over $200,000 in cash prizes on offer, will close on Monday 5 December 2022 at 11.59am AEDT, for pianists born between 23 July 1991 and 6 July 2005. The application video must preferably be a single unedited recording of no less than 20 minutes and no more than 35 minutes including solo piano works by at least three composers.

Apply online now! Application forms, full rules and regulations are available here.

The Sydney will follow the COVID safe policies determined by the Australian and New South Wales Governments.