Gina Bachauer International Junior & Young Artists Competition
Piano
Date: Nov 17, 1987
Seasonality: Every four year
Phone: +1 801-297-4250
Website: Discover
The Gina Bachauer International Piano Competition became part of the Utah Symphony in 1980 and relocated to Salt Lake City. The competition was held every other year during the month of June and the Gold Medalist received a Steinway grand piano and a recital debut in New York City. In 1983, the Foundation was admitted as a member of the World Federation of International Music Competitions based in Geneva, Switzerland. Candidates from more than 40 countries have participated as contestants in the Foundation’s competitions. More than 1,000 pianists have competed in the Gina Bachauer International Piano Competitions and cash prizes totaling more than $300,000 have been awarded. The competition is renowned for launching the careers of duo-pianists Gail Niwa and Lori Sims. Read more about Gina Bachauer International Junior & Young Artists Competition Hide