!! Deadline extended until 20th of May 2021 !!


Rules and condtitions



          Art.1     International Competition Vienna Spring is open for all musicians form any nationality who play the piano,                                                          violin, cello, vocalists and string ensembles (in any combination with or without piano ) .


          Art.2     Competition will be held Online in Vienna due to restriction related to COVID-19 .


          Art.3     Participants apply to the following sections and categories: 


            Section I - Piano :


              Category A  up to 10 years (born in 2011 or after) - free program max.5 min.

              Category B up to 12 years old  - free program max.7 min.

              Category C up to 14 years old - free program max.10 min.

              Category D up to 17 years old - free program max.12 mi

              Category E up to 21 years old - free program max.15min.

              Category F (Professional) no age limit - free program max. 20 min.



           Section II - Piano duo or Piano 4 hands:


          Category A: The average age is 12 years - free program max.7 min.

          Category B: The average age is 16 years - free program max.10 min.

          Category C : The average age is 20 years- free program max.15 min.

          Caregory D (Professional) : no age limit - free program max.20 min. 



          Section III - Strings solo (solo and/or with piano accompaniment )


         Category A  up to 10 years (born in 2011 or after) - free program max. 5 min. 

         Category B  up to 12 years -   free program max. 7 min. 

         Category C up to 14 years old - free program max.10 min. 

         Category D up to 17 years old - free program max.12 min.

         Cateogry E up to 21 years old - free program max. 15 min.

         Category F (Professional) no age limit - free program max.20 min. 



        Section IV - Vocal  


        Category A up to 3 years of  vocal education - 2 diffrent works in 2 diffrent languages - max 8min.

        Category B up to 6 years of vocal eduacation - 2 diffrent works in 2 diffrent languages - max.10min.

        Category C (Professional ) up from 6 years no limit - 2 different works in 2 different languages - max.12 min.  




        Secion V - String ensembles: 


       Category  A : The average age of the ensemble up to 12 years - free program max. 5 min

       Cateogry  B : The average age of the ensemble up to 14 years - free program max.8 min

       Cateogry C : The average age of the ensemble up to 17 years - free program max.10 min. 

       Category D : The average age of the ensemble up to  21 years - free program max.12 min.

       Category E : No age limit - free program max. 20 min.


          Art.4       Participant can apply for many sections and category up to his age.


           Art.5     Participants of solo categories most perform their program by heart .

          Art. 6    Participants perform Classic Music only form any periode including contenporarry music.

                       Music which isn't published is not accepted.   


        Art.7  Participants most submit their appliction online attaching a document which proves his age ,Program

             and copy of the entrance fee payment .  


         Art.8  Application deadline is 20th of May 2021. 


         Art.9    Application fee for solo sections is  60 Euro .

                 Application fee for ensembles (including piano duo and 4 hands)  is 30 Euro from each member.


             Bank details : 

             Benefit name : Gloria Artis Verein

             Adress: Eduard Klein Gasse 7 

                         1130 Wien- Austria

            Iban: AT 44 2011 1837 1673 4400             

            Swift - Bic: GIBAATWWXXX

              Bank name: Die Erste Bank


       Important !!   Participant bears the cost of the transfer  otherwise we will send you back the transfer on your cost and cancel the application .


              You can also pay using PayPal please contact us : gloria.artis.vienna@gmail.com 




        Art.10  Recordings requierments: 


        ►Only links to the public platform like YouTube are acepted – please do not send files to download.

        ►Please make sure your video is not mark as a „private”

        ►The full names of the the piece, the composer and the performer(s), must be include in the video title or description.

        ►All the pieces must be performed by heart

        ►The recording may be made using a static camera or mobile phone.

        ►The whole piece must be recorded in one cut.

        ►Videos or sound edition is not allowed.

        ►The whole silhouette as well as hands of the contestant must be clearly visible.

        ►Competitors may submit as many videos as pieces..

        ►The video for competition purposes can’t be made earlier than 12 months prior to the competition.





      ► By participation in competition, competitors automatically disown the right for any material (financial) remuneration regarding

              eventual publication and distribution of submited music video recordings and the other sent materials.

      ► By sending applicaion and recordibgs you agree for processing your personal data for promotional purpuses of Gloria Artis Association.




         Art.11 Jury of the competition is chossen among famous and renown international musicians and professors 

        Art.12 Jury evaluate performences due to its inner regulations 

        Art.13  Jury decision is final and irrevocable .


          Art.14 the deadline to send applications is 20.05.2021 .

                 Results announcment 30.05.2021 


       for more information don't hestitate to contact us : gloria.artis.vienna@gmail.com




      Awards and evaluation:


       Participants performences will be evalueted according to the following average points : 

         Ist prize : from 90 to 100  

        II prize :  from 80 to 90

       III prize : from 75 to 80 

      Honorable mentions : from 70 to 75   


      First prize winners in each categorie will perform in a concert in Vienna during the 2022 season . 



       Art.15 Participants recieve their diplomas by E-mail 


        Art.16 The International Music Asscociation Gloria Artis reserves the right to make any modifiactions on

          rules and scheduals of the competition. 






































  I International Viennese Spring Music Competition 
                             Online edition 
  for Piano- Strings - Opera singers and chamber ensembles 

Apply Online here (Solists)

Online Application here (Chamber ensembles)