Glasgow - Scottish International Piano Competition

Since 1986, the Scottish International Piano Competition has been held in Glasgow, UK, attracting many of the world’s brilliant young pianists to Scotland.

The competition enables young professional musicians to gain recognition at an early stage in their careers.


All stages will be assessed by a panel of internationally recognised musicians.

First Prize: £15,000, and the Alexander Stone Memorial Trophy

Second Prize: £10,000

Third Prize: £5,000

Best performance of the Compulsory Work: £500 

The winner will be offered a performance in the Royal Scottish National Orchestra’s season following the competition. Prizewinners are frequently invited to perform across Scotland.



Edward Cohen
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
100 Renfrew Street
G2 3DB
United Kingdom

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Jonathan Mamora (2023, 1st prize)

Prize winners 2023; Yilei Hao (2nd prize ex aequo), Yonggi Woo (2nd prize ex aequo), Jonathan Mamora (1st prize)

Final Round 2023; Jonathan Mamora with Royal Scottish National Orchestra and David Niemann (Conductor) at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall New Auditorium