RULES & REGULATIONS

General

  1. Repertoire: Choose either one solo piece or one movement of a Suite/Sonata/Concerto from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, or 20th/21st Century period. Voice: one piece from Classical or Musical Theatre repertoire is accepted. Applicants need to apply separately to submit more than one piece/movement.
  2. All performances must be played from memory, except Woodwinds, Brass and Chamber Music.
  3. There is no limit for the length of the competition piece.
  4. The judges’ decisions are final.
  5. Results will be posted on the IGMC website by April 30, 2022.
  6. The winners will receive a Winner’s Certificate in PDF file via email by May 4, 2022.
  7. The winners who choose to perform at Merkin Concert Hall will receive a Winner’s Certificate at the awards ceremony after the concert. (Refer to the Winners' Concert page for further information.)
Live Competition

There is no live competition for IGMC 2022.

YouTube Competition
  1. The applicants are required to upload a YouTube link in the online application form.
  2. The YouTube link submission (with application) deadline is April 15, 2022.
  3. The comments from the judges will not be provided.

REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED

Congratulations!

The winners of IGMC 2020 are posted on the winners page.