The applications are open from January 29 until May 15, 2024, 12:00 midnight CET

In order to apply, please complete the following process:

1. Download the competition rules and read them carefully. The rules are available for download in: EnglishItalianGerman, Spanish, Chinese, Russian

2. Starting from January 29 you can register here in order to obtain a username and password. The email will be sent from – if you haven’t received it, please also check the junk folder of your email account.

3. Login here and start completing the form.
You are not required to fill out the entire form in one session – all data entered can be saved by clicking the “Save Data” at the end of each page. Your application will be saved as a draft and can be edited until you are ready to submit your application.

4. Remember that you can only upload one video file. Under point 2 a) of the competition rules you will find all the information concerning the criteria of the video recording to be uploaded in the online form.

5. Once the application form has been completed, your application can be submitted by selecting “Send Form” at the bottom of the online form. Please note that once you have submitted the form you can no longer edit the data you have entered.

6. Only completed applications that have actively been submitted before 12:00 midnight CET of May 15, 2024 will be considered.

7. Once your application form has been received, you will be notified via Email.  Again, please make sure to check your junk folder In case you fail to receive a notification.

If you have questions regarding the online form or the competition itself, please contact us at Before getting in touch, please read the competition rules thoroughly – here you are very likely to find the answers to the most common questions concerning your participation.

Important notice:
As many applications tend to be completed and uploaded in the last days before applications are closing, our servers are particularly busy during this time, which can occasionally lead to bandwidth restrictions. In other cases, faulty files can cause problems. In order to make sure that you experience a flawless application process, we strongly recommend to start uploading your application video well before the application deadline. That way we can make sure that all problems you might experience can be solved on time.

The Busoni Competition will notify the 100 candidates that pass to the Glocal Piano Project – TOP 100. The date of the announcement depends upon the total number of submissions received. Candidates will be notified at least 2 months before the start of the Glocal Piano Project.

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