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The Queen Elisabeth Competition is holding a competition for pianists from 4 to 30 May 2020. This competition is for musicians who have completed their training and who are ready to embark upon an international career.

Tickets will go on sale at Flagey and Bozar on Tuesday 18/02/2020.
Subscriptions will be on sale as from Tuesday 04/02/2020.
More ticket information will be available as from November 2019.

For the candidates
Read all about the repertoire requirements and the schedule of the competition in the rules.

The online application will open in November 2019 on the applications page. In order to avoid application problems, the candidates are asked to start uploading the videos for the preselection round well on time before the application deadline and read the technical demands for the recordings in the rules.

Application deadline : Wednesday 4 December 2019 at 12:00 (noon) GMT
Age limit : the competition is open to pianists aged between 18 and 30 years (i.e. they must be born after 31 December 1989 and before 1 January 2002)

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