Competition Calendar & Registration

8 December 2015  Registration Opens
15 February 2016* Registration Closes 
March 2016  Live auditions at Steinway Gallery Singapore
12 April 2016 Announcement of the 18 semi-finalists
23 April 2016 Semi Finals at 10Square@Orchard Central (Auditorium)
11 June 2016  3rd Steinway Youth Piano Competition 2016
Grand Finals (9am to 12pm)
Gala Concert (7pm to 9pm)

*extended deadline

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Application Info

Application form can be obtained at:
Palais Renaissance
390 Orchard Road #01-01A
Singapore 238871
Tel: +65 6838 0527


Click here to download the form



Grand Prize Winner
Represent Singapore in the Steinway Regional Finals

Individual Category Winners

Category 1 –  SGD$400 + Trophy & Certificate of Recognition​

Category 2 –  SGD$600 + Trophy & Certificate of Recognition​

Category 3 –  SGD$800 + Trophy & Certificate of Recognition​

18 Semi-Finalists
Certificate of Participation


Audition Repertoire Requirements

  • Participants must present 3 contrasting selections totaling a maximum playing time of 20 minutes.
  • Repertoire must include the first movement of a Sonata by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Clementi or Schubert.
  • All pertinent program details (Composer, Work, Key, Op., No., Hob., K. designations) for each movement of the work intended for performance must be listed.
  • No concerti or transcriptions are allowed.
  • Participants are required to perform the exact same repertoire for further stages of the competition.


Application Procedure

Category Entry Fee

Category 1: Age 11 & below SGD$85
Category 2: Age 12 to 14 SGD $120
Category 3: Age 15 to 17 SGD $150

  • Collect application form from Steinway Gallery Singapore OR Download and print the application form online
  • Complete application form with accurate and complete details
  • Attach a passport size photo to the application form
  • Create a photocopy of your passport or birth certificate
  • Attain a Letter of Recommendation from your current / most recent piano teacher
  • Make cheque of sum respective sum payable to C. Melchers GmbH & Co
  • Mail application form together with photo, photocopy of identification, letter of recommendation and application fee* to:
  • Steinway Gallery Singapore, 390 orchard Road, Palais Renaissance #01-01A, Singapore 238871

*Application Fee is payable upon application and is non-refundable.



  • The Singapore Steinway Youth Piano Competition is only opened to all Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents aged 17 and below.
  • All application forms can be collected from Steinway Gallery Singapore OR printed online
  • All decisions of the Jury are final.


Age Categories

Category 1: Age 11 & Below (i.e. born on or after January 1, 2005)
Category 2: Ages 12 to 14 (i.e. born between and inclusive of January 1, 2002 and December 31, 2004)
Category 3: Ages 15 to 17 (i.e. born between and inclusive of January 1, 1999 and December 31, 2001)


Official Application Form

Application form can be obtained at:
Palais Renaissance
390 Orchard Road #01-01A
Singapore 238871
Tel: +65 6838 0527

Download the application form below.

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