Melbourne – Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition
July 3 - July 9
2023 – LIVE ROUNDS & FINALS
July 3-6: Rounds 1+2, Hawthorn Arts Centre
July 7: Semi-Finals, Hawthorn Arts Centre
July 9: Grand Finals, Melbourne Recital Centre
Established in 1991 and held every four years, the prestigious competition is the perfect launching pad for chamber music ensembles. With a prize pool of over $150,000, and a Grand Prize worth $30,000, MICMC is open to string quartets and piano trios of all nationalities under the age of 35. Find out more about out prize pool here.
To accommodate the postponement in 2022, Musica Viva Australia extended the age of entrants to under 36 years rather than the previously stated 35 years.