Sendai International Music Competition

The 7th Competition

Overall Schedule

2018 Jan. Competition Guidelines to be released
Jun. 14 Start of application acceptance
Nov. 14 Application deadline
•Application by post must be postmarked no later than Nov. 14, 2018.
•Online application must be completed by Nov. 14, 2018, 12 o’clock midnight (Japan time).
Deadline for entry fee payment
Nov. 16 Deadline for video data uploading
12 o’clock midnight
(Japan time)
  Pre-Selection
2019 Feb. 15 Pre-Selection results sent out by this date
Mar. 15 Deadline for repertoire changes

Piano Section

2019 May 23 Registration
May 25 – 27 Preliminary Round (number of Contestants: approx. 36)
May 31 – Jun. 2 Semifinal Round (number of Contestants: 12)
Jun. 6 – 8 Final Round (number of Contestants: 6)
Jun. 9 Prizewinners’ Gala Concert

Violin Section

2019 Jun. 13 Registration
Jun. 15 – 17 Preliminary Round (number of Contestants: approx. 36)
Jun. 21 – 23 Semifinal Round (number of Contestants: 12)
Jun. 27 – 29 Final Round (number of Contestants: 6)
Jun. 30 Prizewinners’ Gala Concert