SIPF Events

2022 At a Glance

Enjoy the many events the SIPF has to offer, from its bi-annual Seattle International Piano Festival & Competition (the next edition taking place during the autumn of 2022), to its many NW Festival events for international pianists and instrumentalists, to its fund raising concert series.

2022 Seattle Int’l PIano Competition – Applications Open

Starting January 1, the updated rules and regulations of the 2022 Seattle Int’l Piano Competition were published. Representing a new format, participants are invited to apply in each of six categories, including Professional and Collegiate Artist, Outstanding Amateurs, and Youth from ages 9 and under, ages 10 to 13, and ages 14 to 18. Prepare your video recording and take part in this unique and inclusive competitive event.

Application Deadline: May 15

2022 Classical Viennese Festival

The deadline for the 2022 Classical Viennese Festival, now exclusively online, comes in March. Complete rules and details are found on the Classical Viennese Festival page. This event now invites pianists and instrumentalists of all ages and nationalities to participate for medals and distinctions.

Application deadline: March 27

2020 Virtuoso Artists Festival

The deadline for the 2022 Virtuoso Artists Festival, now exclusively online, comes in June. Complete rules and details are found on the Virtuoso Artists Festival page. This event now invites pianists and instrumentalists of all ages and nationalities to participate for medals and distinctions.

Application deadline: June 5

2022 Bach Festival

Details including complete rules for the 2022 festival will be announced on the Bach Festival page during June, 2022. Check back shortly. Now exclusively online, this event now invites pianists and instrumentalists of all ages and nationalities to participate for medals and distinctions.

Application deadline: October, 2022

2022 Seattle International Piano Competition

imageDetails of the 9th Seattle International Piano Competition were announced in January. Keep on the lookout for announcements of the streaming event during October 8 and 9 on this website and other SIPF social media sources as the SIPF presents the finalists and winners of the 2022 competition.

Festival Date: Streaming online October 8-9, 2022