The 2020 Competition is now open


Welcoming solo instrumentalists to Australia's

premier music competition for young people

Choose your section below to be part of this great experience


Open to instrumentalists

aged 18 or under and

resident in the local Geelong area


Applications close: Friday 5 April

Auditions: Sunday 5 May

Finals: Sunday 2 June

Selection panel:

Mark Kruger

Jangle Kratzmann

Jim Davidson

Finals adjudicator:

John Ferguson




Open to instrumentalists

aged 16 to 25

from anywhere in Australia

Applications close: Friday 5 April

Auditions: by video submission

Finals: Saturday 20 July

Sunday 21 July

Selection panel:

Kenji Fujimura

Elizabeth Sellars

David Griffiths

Finals adjudicators:

Stephen McIntyre

Elizabeth Sellars

Margaret Crawford

© 2020    The Australian Youth Classical Music Competition is undertaken by ACN 159 947 378 Limited as trustee for The Geelong Advertiser Music Scholarship Trust

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