Charleston International Music Competition
|Upcoming Competitions||Application Deadline||Results|
|20th Century Music Competition||May 15||June 10|
|19th Century Music Competition||June 15||July 10|
|18th Century Music Competition||July 15||August 10|
|2023 World Music Competition||August 15||September 10|
|2023 Contemporary Music Competition||September 15||October 10|
|2023 European Music Competition||October 15||November 10|
|2023 Romantic Music Competition||November 15||December 10|
|2023 International Piano Competition||December 15||January 10|
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See Our Most Recent Winners Here
Most Exceptional Performer
Our judges named May Hachiya as the recipient of the 2023 Spring Most Exceptional Performer $300 Prize for her virtuosic performance in the 2023 Spring Music Competition.
Other Most Exceptional Performers
Performer of the Month
Dhevan Lotama is our Performer of the Month for receiving the most views on our YouTube channel for April 2023 and is the recipient of the April 2023 Performer of the Month $300 Prize.
Teacher of the Month
Elaine Shin’s Students
Elaine Shin is our Teacher of the Month for having the most students selected as winners for April 2023.
Most Devoted Performer
Take Lessons With Our Judge Frantisek Brikcius
LMFL Summer Cello Masterclasses with Cellist Frantisek Brikcius in Llandovery Wales (UK)
XXV. Anniversary International Summer Music Course
(10th to 24th July 2023)
Daily one-to-one 60 minutes cello lessons, plus chamber music, orchestra, choir, languages (French, …), etc.
For more details visit https://www.lmfl.org.uk/llandovery
Online Cello Masterclasses with Cellist Frantisek Brikcius
Individual remote cello lessons and cello master classes online via Zoom or Skype.
All ages and levels welcome. Cca 60 minutes long + cca 5 minutes for technical set up.
Book a trial online cello lesson via CelloTutor@Brikcius.com .
The Charleston International Music Competition believes in the importance of showcasing musical talent from around the globe. All distinguished winners will receive prizes and recognition without the need to travel. Winners and their music teachers will receive personalized certificates of recognition, their portrait photo and music biography will be published on the results page of our website, and their performance will be shared on our YouTube channel.
Instruments include but are not limited to piano, violin, cello, voice, trumpet, flute, horn, bass, saxophone, oboe, drums, harp, French horn, clarinet, viola, guitar, organ, harpsichord, bassoon, marimba, piccolo, tuba, guzheng, trombone, tarogato, percussion, mandolin, and euphonium.
What Others Say About Us:
|The University Of Hawai‘i, Mānoa, Department Of Music||Alyssa Hironaka|
|Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University||Yoo Jin Lee|
|The University Of Arizona Flute Studio||Kaissy Yau|
|Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra||Joshua Wolford, Bianca Ciubancan, Tessa Olson, and Elijah Park|
|University of Nebraska at Omaha||Simon Philip Olivares|
|University of Nebraska at Omaha||Yimeng Xu|
|Fremont Mission Music Institute||Vishal Yathish|
|Music Institute of Chicago||Yaejin Shin|
|Southern Highland News||Jessica Morgan Howell|
Amanda Jeane Vega Carrera
|Belmont University||Ariel Nicole Redmond|
|The Northern Light||Timothy Schrader|
|Yingwen Lewis||Haoqing Ye|
Ryan Qingyu Zhao
|Jenni Brandon||Sydney Scherer, Roddy Terrell, and Kassandra Ormsby|