2016 Cleveland International Piano Competition And Festival


The next Cleveland International Piano Competition and Festival will be held July 24 – August 7, 2016. Highlights include:

  • Final round with the Cleveland Orchestra in Severance Hall.
  • NEW for 2016: chamber music round with the Escher String Quartet.
  • Winner receives the Mixon First Prize of USD 75,000, three years of management services, a New York debut, and a CD recording on the Steinway & Sons label.
  • All contestants perform two rounds.
  • Accommodations and meals provided during the competition.

The online application process will begin in the spring of 2015. Application deadline is December 1, 2015.