Frequently Asked Questions


When is the closing date?

The competition registration for the Physical format end at 11:59pm, 15 February 2022 while the Virtual format end at 11:59pm, 28 February 2022.

What are the key dates?

Physical Format:

  • Registration closing date and video submission: 15 February 2022
  • Announcement of shortlisted finalist for physical format: End of February 2022
  • Final competition dates: Between 12 – 20 March 2022, dates are subject to change
  • Results of the physical format competition: 31 March 2022
Virtual Format:
  • Registration closing date and video submission: 28 February 2022
  • Results of the virtual format competition: 31 March 2022

How do I upload my videos?

The online video recording will need to be submitted upon registration via a YouTube or Tencent Video (腾讯视频) URL. It is the candidate’s responsibility to create a clear video recording. The video recording has to be continuous and unedited.

The Competition

Is there any age limit?

  • Yes, there is age limits for the Open Solo Category. However, candidates are allowed to enrol at a higher age category.
  • No, there are no age limits for the ABRSM Graded Category.
For more information, contact us.

Can I enroll in more than one category?

Yes, candidates can enrol in more than one category and different formats.

Do I need to pay additional fees to participate in various categories?

Yes. If a student is competing in more than one category, the registration fees for the selected categories will apply accordingly.

When will I be notified about the results of the video screening round?

Review of preliminary round will be made from 16 February 2022 and all participants will be notified of their status shortly on or after 28 February 2022. We seek your kind patience, while awaiting the results.

When is the final round of the competition?

  • The final round of the 2022 Music Singapore International Piano and Violin Competition will be held during the school holiday from 13 to 20 March 2022.
  • Shortlisted finalists will be notified shortly on or after 28 February 2022.


Is Masterclass available?

To be updated.


What payment options are available?

We accept Master Card, VISA, American Express, China Union Pay, JCB, Diners, Electron, Maestro, etc.

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