Melbourne - Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition
Established in 1991 and staged every four years, the Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition is one of the most prestigious events of its kind.
The Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition (MICMC) is one of the world’s great chamber music launching pads. Presented by Musica Viva Australia and Artistic Director of Competitions, Wilma Smith.
Discovering and nurturing the next generation of ensembles, the competition seeks musicians who personify chamber music’s ability to engage the mind and the heart with performances that thrill, delight and inspire.
The competition is open to string quartets and piano trios of all nationalities whose members are under the age of 35. MICMC ensembles ensure a vibrant future for the chamber music, redefining the intimate relationships between players, audiences, and composers for the 21st century.