Registration of the participants will take place on the 28th of November 2016.

The opening concert of the competition takes place at 7 p.m..

All participants are required to be present at the concert.

At the end of the concert  a draw lots is going to take place.

This will decide the order oft he performance during the first round.


The first round will start on the November 29th 2016

and end on the December 2nd 2016.


The results of the first round will be announced

during the festival concert on the evening

of the December the 2nd 2016.


The rehearsals with the orchestra

for the finalists will be hold

on the December 3rd 2016


The final round will be held on the December 4th 2016
at the chamber music hall of the Beethovenhaus in Bonn.
The candidates will be accompanied by the chamber orchestra.


Candidates are required to be present
at the venue at least thirty minutes
before their performance.


The awards ceremony
shall take place after the concert.