The Organizing Committee of the Xth International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians informs that application submission period is prolonged till April 25, 2017. Young musicians up to 17 years, interested to take part in the competition, may check out the Competition Rules and fill in the online application form on the official site of the competition.

Applicants are recommended to fill in applications for participation as soon as possible.  Verification of the repertoire, other information and distribution of official invitations may take certain time.

The International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians was founded in 1992. It is the largest professional competition for young musicians aged up to 17 years. A competition is held in following sections: piano, violin, and cello. The Xth Anniversary International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians will take place from 15 to 25 of June in Astana, the capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan, within the cultural program of the World Expo-2017. The Association of Tchaikovsky Competition Stars (ATCS) and the Kazakh National University of Arts (KazNUA) act as organizers of a competition.