On September 7, 2017, Batumi Music Festival organizes the competition for young pianists in two categories: 7 - 10 years and 11 - 15 years.

The program duration is limited to 12 minutes: each participant should dedicate 3 minutes to the special didactic works. You can download the scores for both categories from the following link:

Scores - First category

Scores - Second category

Participants can perform the works of their choice during the rest 9-10 minutes.

The applicants are requested to send their name, surname, age and program to the email address: lyrafondation@yahoo.com or call the competition coordination department:

Coordinator for the Ragional Relations, Foundation "Lyra" Programming Director
Ketevan Tskhomelidze 599 93 77 01

The Coordinator of Art-Camp and Master Classes of Batumi Festival
Marina Lobzhanidze 599 07 10 07

Special Prizes by International Foundation SOS Talents are established for the Winners of the Competition:

1st category, 7-10 years – 1st prize 1000 GEL, 2nd prize 600 GEL, 3rd prize 400 GEL

2nd category, 11-15 years – 1st prize 1200 GEL, 2nd prize 700 GEL, 3rd prize 500 GEL

Jury Members

Michel Sogny, Giorgi Korkadze, Natalia Natsvlishvili, Irina Khersh, Inga Botsvadze