PRIZES

In each age group a 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize can be awarded.
In addition, there are four special prizes for the best interpretation:
• a piano piece by  Robert Schumann
• a piece of contemporary piano literature
• a compulsory piece (age group IV only)
• a piece by Liszt, Debussy, Scriabin and Rachmaninov

Prizes are as follows (in euros):
AG I:
1st Place: 300.00
2nd Place: 150.00
3rd Place: 100.00

AG II:
1st Place: 400.00
2nd Place: 250.00
3rd Place: 200.00

AG III:
1st Place: 500.00
2nd Place: 350.00
3rd Place: 300.00

AG IV:
1st Place: 600.00
2nd Place: 450.00
3rd Place: 400.00

Special Prizes:
Johann Sebastian Bach Prize 250.00
Prize Modern 250.00
Prize Compulsory Piece Age Group IV 100.00



Bechstein - Special Prizes:

For the best interpretation of pieces by Liszt, Debussy, Skrjabin and Rachmaninow, Bechstein Special Prizes of € 200 will be awarded this year.

Further information on the Bechstein Foundation can be found on the website:
https://www.carl-bechstein-stiftung.de/