2021 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition NOW OPEN
The 2021 Competition takes place in Hastings, UK from 25th February – 6th March 2021.
With a first prize of £15,000, the competition gives six finalists the opportunity to perform a complete concerto with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
The Competition entry is now by video audition only in a move to become more environmentally friendly, and entry via the website closes on October 19th 2020.
For 2021, the Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition is delighted to welcome Professor Vanessa Latarche of the Royal College of Music as Jury President, who will be joined by a panel of International Jury members. Also new for 2021, the competition is offering all twelve semi-finalists the opportunity to perform a concerto with a Chamber Orchestra.