A) Voice Women (all voice types)
B) Voice Men (all voice types)
C) Keyboard (Piano, Accordion)
D) Strings (Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Guitar, Harp)
E) Winds (Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, French, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Euphonium, Saxophone)
F) Percussion
G) Conductor
– No age limit
– The contest is open to musicians of all nationalities

Category A, B, C, D, E. F, G

 Video Recording Application:
– Free Repertoire
– All participants will provide publicly accessible video links to YouTube.
– Between 5 and 20 minutes (max. 2 videos link – within last 2 years)

– The recording shall be taken by one camera, showing the face and hands of the musician
All documents must be submitted before October 10th, 2022, fill out the online form at or please send an e-mail to
The official results will be announced on October 31st, 2022. 
* Full Name
* Date and place of birth
* Full postal address
* Phone number and e-mail address
– A copy of your ID card or passport
– A high-definition color photograph
– A biography in English (max. 500 words)
– Video links (Between 5 and 20 minutes (max. 2 video link – within last 2 years)
– Proof of registration fee €85 payment via bank or €90 payment via PayPal transfer.
The €85 application fee via bank payment (plus banking fee) is due in full, and will not be refunded by the competition board.

Payment must be made via bank transfer to:
Name: Farah TAHIROVA,PhD.
IBAN: AT79 2011 1842 9053 6300
Bank Code (BIC/swift): GIBAATWWXXX
Address: Erste Bank, Meidlinger Hauptstraße 74, 1120 Vienna/AUSTRIA
The €90  application fee via PayPal is due in full, and will not be refunded by the competition board. Payment must be made via PayPal transfer to:

PayPal account:
– (Category “A”, “B”, “C”, “D”, “E”, “F”, “G”)
– A performance with the Wiener Stadtorchester in Vienna (each winner could perform max. 15 minutes performance)
– Winners (1st prize) from each category will be awarded special medals and certificates.

– Audio and video recording will be made of the concerts in Vienna and will be offered to the winners for personal users. Professional pictures will be taken of the winners as well.
– Marketing campaign and publicity for the concert in Vienna for the winners’ career.
– The jury will award a special certificate for the 2nd and 3rd prize, an Honorable Mention, and young talent for each category.
– For each Category (“A”, “B”, “C”, “D”, “E”, “F”, “G”), only ONE musician (If the candidates receive the same points, exceptional situations can occur.) will be awarded (as “Winner”), and the winners, will perform a performance with WIENER STADTORCHESTER with above rules in Vienna/Austria.
– Travel and accommodation expenses will be covered by the winners herself/himself.
– An international jury appointed by the organizers of the Competition will make this selection, based on the videos submitted by the candidates.
– The jury’s judgment is unquestionable and irrevocable. The judges are not obliged to give any explanation to the candidates for their judgment.
– By applying (send all documents and competition fees) to take part in the Competition, candidates indicate their acceptance of all these rules.
– VNYC respects the rights and privacy of all and does not discriminate based on ethnicity, race, nationality, gender, religion, or sexual orientation.
 “VIENNA NEW YEAR’S CONCERT” International Music Competition
Diefenbachgasse 54/2c+d, A-1150 Vienna Austria

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