XVIth International Gottfried Silbermann Organ Competition

Every two years, young organists from all over the world are given the unique opportunity to demonstrate their skills at the International Gottfried Silbermann Organ Competition on Silbermann’s outstanding baroque organs and to experience the authentic sound cosmos of the historical instruments. The encounter with renowned artists and an enthusiastic audience opens doors and makes this competition a formative experience. The competition is dedicated to the famous organ builder Gottfried Silbermann, who created a unique organ landscape from his workshop in Freiberg 300 years ago that has been largely preserved to this day.

The competition is open to organists of all nationalities born after
Dec. 31, 1991, who accept the conditions of the competition.

Deadline for applications is April 30, 2023.
Candidates will be notified of admission no later than May 31, 2023.

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