Application for 2024


We are seeking inquisitive minds who demonstrate an impeccable command of their instrument while remaining humble servants of great composers and their scores – young artists who bravely strive for individuality, making bold musical statements with the violin: Musicians whose voice inspires deep emotions and shows an exceptional degree of versatility.



Application period

January 1, 2024, until March 31, 2024

Announcement of the preselection results

May 22, 2024

Distribution of commissioned work

June 27, 2024

Announcement of recital theme

August 2, 2024

Deadline response for repertory and commentary of the recital by the competitors

August 19, 2024

Registration in Hanover, Germany

September 14, 2024

Preliminary Round 1 | Solo violin

September 16–18, 2024

Preliminary Round 2 | Violin and piano

September 18–20, 2024

Semifinal Round 1 |Chamber concert with Munich Chamber Orchestra

September 22–23, 2024

Semifinal Round 2 | Recital and string quartet movement with Kuss Quartet

September 23–25, 2024

Concert “The competition across the state”

September 26, 2024

Finale with Awarding Ceremony | Commissioned work and Violin Concerto with NDR Radiophilharmonie

September 28, 2024