The EPTA Belgium W-B competition - Rencontres Internationales des Jeunes Pianistes - is an international piano competition open to young pianists up to 25 years old.
Due to the current COVID-19 pandemics, the 15th edition has been delayed and is now scheduled to take place from 23rd to 28th November 2021.
Organized for the first time to celebrate EPTA Belgium W-B 10 years of existence, this competition, which aims at getting young pianists from all countries to meet each other, takes place every two years since 2000. Almost a thousand young piano players have competed. They come from the world over, sometimes from far away countries such as Australia, China, Azerbaidjan, Brazil, Venezuela, ...
The competition is open to all, without distinction of nationality, and has four age categories.
The “Rencontres Internationales pour Jeunes Pianistes” aim at getting young people from all horizons and qualifications to meet each other through musical performance, but also getting them to meet international teachers and jury members, during the free master classes that are given during the competition.
More information on https://www.epta-belgium.be/the-competition/