The following prizes shall be awarded. All prizes are in Australian dollars, and are subject to relevant Australian government withholding taxes. 

GRAND PRIZE

Awarded to either the winning ensemble from the string quartet division or the winning ensemble from the piano trio division:

  • $30,000 cash
  • Performance engagement/s in Australia arranged by Musica Viva
  • Career-enhancing professional development support

 

String Quartet Division
 
 
First Prize $30,000 cash
Second Prize $20,000 cash
Third Prize $10,000 cash
Best performance of the Commissioned work $4,000 cash
Audience Prize $8,000 cash

 

Piano Trio Division
 
 
First Prize $22,500 cash
Second Prize $15,000 cash
Third Prize $7,500 cash
Best performance of the Commissioned work $3,000 cash
Audience Prize $6,000 cash


Key Dates 

Applications open 

Wednesday 8 June 2022 

Applications close 

Friday 30 September 2022 

Applicants notified of the outcome 

Friday 4 November 2022 

Due date for participating ensemble confirmations 

Friday 18 November 2022 

Latest for ensembles to arrive in Melbourne 

Friday 30 June 2023 

MICMC Secondary Schools Education Program 

Thursday 29 June to Friday 30 June 2023 

Round One & Round Two 

Sunday 1 July to Thursday 6 July 2023 

Semi-Finals 

Friday 7 July 2023 

Music In The City 

Saturday 8 July 2023 

Grand Finals 

Sunday 9 July 2023 

 

Grand Prize Winners must be available for travel and performances within Australia from Monday 10 July to Wednesday 12 July inclusive. 

 


Contact Information
 

Please contact Elizabeth Dedman, Emerging Artists Coordinator, Musica Viva with any questions or concerns: 

e: micmc@musicaviva.com.au 
t: +61 3 8580 1967 

w: www.musicaviva.com.au  

Musica Viva 
77 Southbank Bvd 
SOUTHBANK  
VICTORIA 3006 
AUSTRALIA 


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