ARD Music Competition 2024 Conditions of Participation

Published at: 29-3-2024

The 73rd ARD International Music Competition 2024 in Munich is open for the following categories: Wind Quintet, Voice, Oboe and Violoncello.

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-- Deadline for registration was March 28 --

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The 73rd ARD International Music Competition 2024 in Munich is open for the following categories:

  • Wind Quintet
  • Voice
  • Oboe
  • Violoncello

The invitation to participate in this competition is extended to young musicians, who are ready to launch
an international career.
The competition is open to musicians of all nations:

  • for voice born between 1992 and 2004
  • for the categories oboe and violoncello born between 1995 and 2007
  • for the category wind quintet: total age maximum 150; single members neither younger than 17 nor older than 35 (on March 28, 2024).


The competition will be conducted during the period from September 3 to 20, 2024 (including the prizewinners’ concerts).
All auditions are open to the public.