The Edvard Grieg Society of Minnesota

2019 Piano Competition

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 will take place March through June of 2019, featuring a Preliminary Audition Round & Audio Screening (deadline March 1, 2019) followed by a Final Live Audition Round in Minneapolis on June 9, 2019.

Participants are divided into two divisions:

Advanced Division
Open to pianists ages 23-27 as of September 1, 2019

Young Artist Division
Open to pianists ages 18-22 as of September 1, 2019