The 2016 Olga Kern International Piano Competition will be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, from November 13–November 20, 2016. The final round of this impressive new contest will feature the Competition’s finalists in performance with the New Mexico Philharmonic. Sunday, November 13, 2016: Drawing Ceremony & Reception Invitation Only.
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Rules & Regulations for the 2016 Competition Rounds Drawing Performance order will be determined on the evening of Sunday, November 13. The drawing reception will take place at the Crown Plaza Hotel, located at 1901 University Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102. The contestant who draws “Number 1” will perform his/her solo recital first, followed
2016 Olga Kern International Piano Competition Participants Announced The Olga Kern International Competition Selection Jury finalized their work on July 31, 2016. Twenty-four competitors, representing fifteen countries, have been selected to perform in Albuquerque, New Mexico for a panel of eight international jury members. Olga Kern is the Artistic Director and President of
2016 Olga Kern International Piano Competition Contestants will be announced by the Selection Jury on August 1, 2016.
The 2016 Olga Kern International Piano Competition application due date is June 1, 2016. The Competition is open to pianists of all nationalities who will be between the ages of 18 and 32 on November 19, 2016. Participation in the Competition is conditional on a candidate submitting the required documents and recordings by this date.
The Olga Kern International Piano Competition is honored to have Rory Boyle compose music for the 2016 Piano Competition.
2016 Piano Competition key dates have been announced! Get an overview of the application deadline, planned contestant announcements dates, and the Competition week schedule.
2016 Olga Kern International Piano Competition Awards & Prizes The 2016 Piano Competition awards include $30,000 in cash prizes. The first-prize winner will be awarded international concert engagements throughout the US and Europe and a professional recording. The 2016 Olga Kern International Piano Competition will be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, from November 13–November 20, 2016. Announcement of winners