17th Ettlingen Int'l Piano Competition - Online Finals 2020

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Oleksii Kanke, First Prizewinner Category B 2018, during his recital at Castle of Ettlingen, April 4, 2020. Picture: FRei

 Preliminary Judging - Results

-> 288 candidates coming from 33 nations applied, deadline was April 21, 2020

-> 112 pianists were admitted after a preselection by recordings


Due to the corona pandemic, the auditions scheduled for August 8 to 16, 2020 in Ettlingen cannot take place. We ask for your understanding.
-> More information about the special situation


-> NEW: Ettlingen Online Finals 2020 for the 20 best-ranked applicants in each Category

-> Six main prizes and special prizes worth around 10,000 Euro will be bestowed at the Online Finals

More details about the Ettlingen Online Finals 2020 will be published regularly on this website, as well as information about all previous competitions.


-> Download Brochure Ettlingen Online Finals 2020


2020 Prospekt Online Finale



-> Download Lists about applications and participants, sorted by nation

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We are a member of the European Union of Music Competitions for Youth (EMCY) and the Alink-Argerich-Foundation (AAF) and rank as one of the most important contests of this type worldwide.