2019 - 2020 Competition Application

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Application procedure

  1. All applications must be completed and submitted through the online system at VIVOmusic.org. Contact information is also available at the website.

  2. Applications must be received by 11:59 p.m. EST/GMT-5 on November 24, 2019.
    If a participant is unable to attend a live competition, YouTube link may be substituted. All YouTube links are due by December 4, 2019. Late applications will be accepted up to 10 days after the deadline. Late applicants cannot request preferred live audition times.

  3. All applicants must submit nonrefundable payments of application fees, payable through the online application system at VIVOmusic.org. The application fee for each division is as followed:

    Solo performer: $135 per each applicant
    Application Fee for Ensemble Member is $100 per Member

  4. A confirmation notice will be emailed to each applicant (or the representative of the ensemble group) upon receipt of the completed online application. Be advised that applications are not allowed to submit until all information is complete.

  5. All submitted applications will be reviewed by the executive committee and treated as confidential. VIVO International Music Competition reserves the right to request additional information from or about an applicant or an ensemble group.

  6. VIVO International Music Competition is NOT responsible for any application that was not received.


Important dates

September 16, 2019       Opening of online applications
November 24, 2019       Applications due
December 8, 2019           Live competition
January 19, 2020            Winners’ Concert