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The Second Zhuhai International Mozart Competition for Young Musicians, co-hosted by Zhuhai International Culture Association and the University Mozarteum Salzburg, Austria, takes place from the 12th to 24th of September, 2017 in the beautiful coastal city of Zhuhai.

Established in 1841, the University Mozarteum Salzburg, is one of the prestigious music academies in Europe, and is the founder of the International Mozart Competition.

The Zhuhai International Mozart Competition for Young Musicians is an international and comprehensive music competition for youngsters. The participants, aged under 23, are divided into three groups. The Competition not only focuses on young musicians’ virtuosity, but also attaches great importance to their understanding and interpretation of classical music style. The Salzburg Chamber Soloists, globally renowned for their specialization in Mozart’s works, is designated as the orchestra of the Competition.

Zhuhai, a pearl of a city, and University Mozarteum Salzburg join hands and sincerely welcome music lovers from all over the world to join in and celebrate youth, music and Mozart!