Candidates must send the following to the official website of the Fondation prior to July 6, 2023:
Applicants must have been born between 1990 and 2007 (16 – 33 years old)
Pre-selection by video only before July 6, 2023:
20 candidates from the pre-selection will qualify to take part in the eliminatory round.
Wednesday November, 22 and Thursday November, 23 2023 – CRR (Conservatoire à rayonnement régional de Paris)
Among these 20 candidates, 10 will qualify for the semi-finals
Friday November 24, maximum duration 45 minutes – CRR (Conservatoire à rayonnement régional de Paris)
Among the 10 semi-finalists, 5 will qualify for the Finals with Orchestra
Saturday November, 25
Sunday November, 26 – University of Paris II, Grand Amphithéâtre (2000 seats)
Each finalist will choose to play one out of 8 concerto options accompanied by The Orchestra of the Republican Guard :
At 8:00 p.m.
Followed by the Long-Thibaud 1st Prize Winner’s concert and a “Best of” of the finalists
The winner of the competition will also be invited to play his Concerto at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées on Monday November 27, 2023 at 8 p.m.