New Application deadline

is set to February 25, 2019 at 11:59pm GMT

Top of the World is expanding

In 2017, the board of the Top of the World International Piano Competition decided to have a youth competition to encourage more and more talented pianists to continue their enthusiasm to piano.

Finally, from January to May 2019, the 1st Top of the World International Youth Piano Competition will be held in Jinan, China. This competition is open to pianists under 24 years old. For more details, please go to www.topoftheworld.cn.

Congratulations to our 2017 1st prize winner Dmitry Shishkin who now also is 1st prize winner of the 2018 Geneva International Competition!

The 6th Top of the World International Piano Competition

15 -21  June 2019

APPLICATION TO THE 2019 COMPETITION 15-21 JUNE

Application site is now open at  https://app.getacceptd.com/topoftheworld

Make sure to read the rules carefully, and keep in mind that only the supplied videos will be evaluated

New application deadline is February 25, 2019 at 11:59pm GMT

The cash awards

1st Prize € 30 000
2nd Prize € 20 000
3rd Prize € 10 000

The winners of Top of the World International Piano Competition 2017!

1st Prize

Dmitry
Shishkin

(Russia)

2nd Prize

Bolai
Cao

(China)

3rd Prize

Artem
Yasynskyy

(Ukraine/Germany)

Video streaming

Visit this link to see the videos from the 2017 competition.

One of our greatest fans, Homayoun Amirnejad, has made this presentation of 2017 Competition.