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Edvard Grieg Society of Minnesota Piano Competition 2019

  • Norway House 913 East Franklin Avenue Minneapolis United States (map)

These auditions are free and open for public viewing.

2019 Judges:

Asami Hagiwara, University of Minnesota - Duluth

Sylvia Eckes, Edvard Grieg Society of America

Nicola Melville, Carleton College

Program Schedule:

9:50am - 10:50am | Young Artist Division


  • Josh Burniece

  • Meghan Rhoades

  • Jihyang Son

11:20am - 12:25pm | Advanced Division


  • Priscilla Chang

  • Allen Teyvel

12:45pm - 1:30pm | Reception and Awards Ceremony at Norway House

The Edvard Grieg Society of Minnesota 2019 Piano Competition is designed to encourage pianists to explore the music of Edvard Grieg and Nordic composers; raise awareness of the Edvard Grieg Society locally, nationally, and internationally; and provide scholarship and performance opportunities for competition winners.

This year’s competition began on March 1st with a Preliminary Audition Round & Audio Screening. The Final Live Audition Round will take place at Norway House and Mindekirken on June 8, 2019.

Later Event: June 11
2019 Midtsommer Gala