15th International Beethoven Piano Competition

The artistic reputation of musicians is to a large extent determined by the quality of their Beethoven interpretation. The traditional Beethoven Piano Competition in Vienna gives young pianists the opportunity to prove their musicianship and artistic maturity.

The International Beethoven Piano Competition in Vienna is open to pianists of both sexes and all nationalities born between January 1st, 1985 and December 31st, 2000. No exceptions can be made regarding age limits. The competition is open to the public and consists of an entry examination and three stages.

28.5.2017 - Musikverein, Gläserner Saal, 19.30
Opening Soiree: Johanna Doderer: „Für Klavier Solo“ (Uraufführung), "Gedanken zu Beethoven", Vortrag
Tickets: Musikverein

29.5.–3.6.2017 
1st Round
Joseph Haydn-Saal der mdw, 3., Anton-von-Webern-Platz 1, daily from 11:00 (Entrance free)

5. & 6.6.2017
2nd Round
Musikverein, Brahms-Saal, from 10.00 & 15.30
Tickets: Musikverein

8.6.2017 - Musikverein, Großer Saal, 19.30
Final Concert:
ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien – Conductor: Alejo Pérez
Tickets: Musikverein

Tickets & Info

Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien

Current Dates

  • Sun. 28 May 2017
  • Mon. 29 May 2017
  • Tue. 30 May 2017
  • Wed. 31 May 2017
  • Thu. 01 Jun 2017
  • Fri. 02 Jun 2017
  • Sat. 03 Jun 2017
  • Sun. 04 Jun 2017
  • Mon. 05 Jun 2017
  • Tue. 06 Jun 2017
All dates

All Dates

June

  • Wed. 07 Jun 2017
  • Thu. 08 Jun 2017