15 APRIL - 1 MAY 2018


Taking place in different countries around the world.

The 5 best participants who will be selected from each competition will be offered the opportunity to participate in the Malta International Piano Competition 2018 within the Malta International Music Festival 2018

PRIZES1st Prize –
Eur 100,000
2nd Prize – Eur 50,0003rd Prize – Eur 25,0004th Prize – Eur 6,0005th Prize – Eur 6,0006th Prize – Eur 6,000
Special Prize – Eur 5,000 for the best performance of a Maltese CompositionSpecial Prize – Eur 2,000 for the best Maltese Participant

These 55 participants will be among 70 participants who
will be admitted to the competition. The other 15 participants
will be selected through a normal registration upon submission
of their performance on video.

Preliminary selection by video to choose 15 participants to pass to the Malta International Piano Competition 2018. Closing date 1st December 2017: Programme maximum 20 minutes in following order:a)  One or more freely chosen Maltese Composition (minimum 5 minutes) by Karl Fiorini, Alexey Shor, Joseph Vellab) Any Prelude & Fugue from the Well-Tempered Clavier (Book I or II) by J.S. Bachc) One Etude by Chopin, Liszt, Rachmaninoff, Scriabin or Debussy Please sent your name, date of birth, phone number, names of the pieces
and video recording as an attachment to registration@eufsc.eu.

All selected participants will be granted free participation
in the competition and free accommodation during their
stay in Malta.

14-12JULY 2017Yerevan (Armenia)„Armenia”International musicfestival and competitionINFO &REGISTRATION

211-16JULY 2017Granada (Spain)Maria HerreroInternational Piano CompetitionINFO &REGISTRATION

31-6AUGUST 2017Brescia (Italy)Brescia ClassicaInternational Piano CompetitionINFO &REGISTRATION

414-25AUGUST 2017Astana (Kazakhstan)„Eurasian”Music GamesINFO &REGISTRATION

512-16SEPTEMBER 2017GermanyGerman Piano OpenInternational Piano CompetitionINFO &REGISTRATION

69-12OCTOBER 2017Vienna (Austria)Austrian Piano OpenInternational Piano CompetitionINFO &REGISTRATION

723-29OCTOBER 2017Valletta (Malta)„Malta”International Piano
festival and  Competition

824-31OCTOBER 2017Moscow (Russia)„Moscow Piano Open”International Piano CompetitionINFO &REGISTRATION

925-30NOVEMBER 2017Shanghai (China)„Shanghai Piano Open”International Piano CompetitionINFO &REGISTRATION

103-8DECEMBER 2017Tokyo (Japan)„Japan Piano Open”International Piano CompetitionINFO &REGISTRATION

112-11MARCH 2018Cologne (Germany)„ClaviCologne”International Piano
festival and  Competition

1218-30APRIL 2018Valletta (Malta)„Malta”Malta International
Piano Competition

Tickets & Info

Tel.: +356 2787 7705

Tel.: +356 2559 5750

Еuropean Foundation
for Support of Culture

6, Westin Dragonara Resort,
Dragonara Road,
St Julians, STJ 3143
Republic of Malta.

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