March 3 - March 11 2023, Aarhus, Denmark
March 3 - March 11 2023
Aarhus, Denmark


Main prizes

Category A
1st prize: 10.000 €
2nd prize: 5.000 €
3rd prize: 2.500 €
Category B
1st prize: 15.000 €
2nd prize: 10.000 €
3rd prize: 5.000 €
4th prize: 2.500 €

Carl Nielsen prizes

Category A
Carl Nielsen Prize: 3.500 €
Category B
Carl Nielsen Prize: 3.500 €

The Carl Nielsen Prizes are donated by The Carl Nielsen and Anne Marie Carl Nielsen Foundation.

The Carl Nielsen Prizes are given for the best Carl Nielsen performance in the 1st Round

Other prizes

Audience Prize: 1,500 €

EMCY Prize - read more here

Concert engagements

The 1st Prize Winner of Category B will be invited to perform with Aarhus Symphony Orchestra, Aalborg Symphony Orchestra and Sønderjyllands Symphony Orchestra.

Prize Winners of the competition will be given concert opportunites in Denmark at prestigious music festivals and in acclaimed music societies.

See a complete list of our concert partners here.