October 13-18, 2015

International Cello Competition

The competition is open to cellists of every nationality.
The competitors may not be under the age of 17 or more than 31 years of age, and may not have had a birthday before 1984.

FIRST PRIZE: Cash Award of $15,000
Two fully subsidized New York Recitals
A Commissioned Work
SECOND PRIZE: Cash Award of $10,000
THIRD PRIZE: Cash Award of $5,000


Preliminary auditions, semi-finals, and finals will be held in October 2015 in New York City.

The public is invited to attend the FINAL ROUND that takes place on Sunday, October 18 at 2pm in Borden Auditorium at Manhattan School of Music.  Manhattan School of Music is located on the northwest corner at 122nd Street and Broadway.  This is a FREE event.