This prestigious new competition just launched by Steinway & Sons offers young pianists the opportunity to compete for up to $1,000 in prize money and official recognition from this iconic world-class piano brand.
The new contest, open to artists aged 18 and under, will take place at Steinway-authorized locations throughout the United States and Canada, and Jacobs Music is pleased to have been identified as a regional host venue.
The competition will take place in our region on May 5-6 and and the Winners Recital and Awards Ceremony will take place on June 3rd at the Jacobs Music Steinway Selection Center, 1718 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia 19103.
Performances—consisting of at least two contrasting pieces of contrasting style and period—will be judged by professional piano adjudicators, and all participants will receive judges’ comments and commemorative Steinway certificates of achievement. First-, second-, and third-place winners will also receive Steinway lyre medals and recognition on the Steinway & Sons website.
Please share this exciting news with the young pianists in your life! Full contest information, including registration information, is available at www.steinway.com/competition.