LEV VLASSENKO PIANO ACADEMY ANNOUNCES
25TH ANNIVERSARY COMPETITIONS
LEV VLASSENKO PIANO COMPETITION 2024
YOUNG LEV VLASSENKO PIANO COMPETITION 2024
Applications open 15 December 2023
The Lev Vlassenko Piano Academy is pleased to announce
the 2024 Lev Vlassenko Piano Competition
and Young Lev Vlassenko Piano Competition.
Auditions will be held by submission of high quality recorded video, with First Rounds held in four capital cities - Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Auckland (NZ).
Semifinals will be held in Brisbane, Australia on 6 – 7 July 2024 and the Grand Finals Performance with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra will be on 13 July 2024
at the Conservatorium Theatre, Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University, Brisbane.
Eminent Jury of International and Australian pianists will be Chaired by Barry Douglas CBE.
15 December 2023 – Applications Open
5 April 2024 – Closing date for Applications & first date for submission of online Video Auditions
19 April 2024 – Last date for submission of online Video Auditions
5 May 2024 – First round contestants announced
June / July 2024 – First rounds begin. Dates to-be-announced for Melbourne, Sydney, Auckland, Brisbane
6-7 July 2024 – Semifinals, Queensland Symphony Orchestra Studio, Brisbane
13 July 2024 Grand Finals, performed with Queensland Symphony Orchestra at Conservatorium Theatre, Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University, Brisbane.
To Be Announced
The Competitions are open to permanent residents or citizens of Australia or New Zealand; or applicants who are from another nation and have studied
in Australia or New Zealand for at least one year preceding
13 July 2024, and are not a previous first prize winner of the Competition.
Lev Vlassenko Piano Competition
is open to pianists who, on the Finals date of the Competition,
13 July 2024, are aged at least 16 and no older than 30
(ie. you cannot have had your 31st birthday).
Young Lev Vlassenko Piano Competition
is open to pianists who, on the Finals date of the Competition, 13 July 2024, are aged at least 12 and no older than 17
(ie. you cannot have had your 18th birthday).