Birmingham International Piano Competition remains committed to the art of the piano recital, and provides young pianists the chance to further their careers and perform in world class venues. A maximum of 25 competitors will be selected to take part in the First Round, and a maximum of 8 competitors will be selected to go forward to the Semi-Final Round.

Having proved their mettle in these earlier rounds, a maximum of three outstanding young pianists (aged 18-28) will make it to the Final. Join us for some talent-spotting and hear exceptional talent vie with one another for this coveted prize. For more information please visit