International Piano Competition Belgium

Welcome to the 7th edition of the International Competition for Young Pianists “Merci, Maestro!”

International Piano Competition Merci, Maestro! is open for young pianists from all around the world. The Competition will take place in Brussels, Belgium, on April 12-16th 2023 after the pre-selection round on March 6-10th, 2023 (preselection is based on video recordings).

There are 4 categories for the competition: A, B, C, D

  • Category A: for candidates younger than 10 years old (inclusive) at the time of the Competition
  • Category B: for candidates from 11 to 14 years old (inclusive) at the time of the Competition
  • Category C: for candidates from 15 to 20 years old (inclusive) for the time of the Competition
  • Category D: for candidates from 21 to 25 years old (inclusive) for the time of the Competition

Registration for pre-selection (link HERE) to be submitted before March 1st, 2023

Key Deadlines:
  • March 1st, 2023 – registration for pre-selection should be submitted (including 20 Euros registration fee)
  • March 10th, 2023 – results of pre-selection round are announced
  • March 12th, 2023 – for selected participants -> full registration fees to be paid and all documents to be submitted

With best regards,

Nataliya Chepurenko

Artistic Director and Founder of the Competition