Join the 2024 Concert Artists
International String Competition

Join the 2024 Concert Artists International String Competition



Winners’ Concerts in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall

Showcase your talent and passion on the prestigious stage of Carnegie Hall. Let your strings weave a captivating story that will echo through the hearts of the audience.

Eligibility & Requirements

  • Open to all nationalities and ages
  • One piece/one movement from the standard repertoire from any period: Baroque Classical Romantic Contemporary

What's in it
for you?

We’re not just about competitions.
We’re committed to transforming these experiences into growth opportunities for our participants.
World-Class Performance Opportunities
Grand, First, Second, & Third Prize winners will perform at a winners concert in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, NYC. Multiple winners per category may be selected as per jury recommendations.
Certificates will be awarded to all winners. Certificates of appreciation will also be awarded to the teachers of all winners.
Feedback & Evaluation
Every applicant will receive written feedback on their video audition from professional musicians and esteemed music educators.

A Performance
to Remember

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Winners Package

  • Professional performance presentation in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall

  • Dress rehearsal/sound check time in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall (optional but recommended) 

  • Set of digital photos taken by a professional photographer (emailed to each participant)

  • Your name and photo appearing on a professionally designed poster displayed at Carnegie Hall

  • Your name, photo, and instrument/voice type appearing on the Carnegie Hall website

  • Professionally designed program booklet with each performer's biography and photo

  • Award certificate (Carnegie Hall Performer's Certificate)

  • Official letter stating that you performed at Carnegie Hall

  • Award Plaque (CAI Winner, Carnegie Hall)

  • T-shirt (especially designed for the Carnegie Hall performers)

  • Teacher’s appreciation certificate

  • Up to two complimentary tickets

  • Judge's comments

  • Recommendation letter for college, scholarships, summer programs, etc. (by request only)

  • Opportunity to defer your Carnegie Hall performance for a year without having to re-apply (Grand, First, Second, and Third Prize winners only)

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Sign up for our waitlist and be among the first to be notified when the next application opens up!