Ages – 7-17yrs 

Entry Fee – $200

Competition Date – Nov 20, 2022

Young Artist – submit two (2) separate videos… one (1) Introduction Video (info below), and one (1) Performance Video of one (1) of the required pieces from the repertoire list below…

Repertoire 2021

  • Barber Violin Concerto – 1st Movt
  • Bruch G Minor Violin Concerto – 1st Movt
  • Haydn C Major Violin Concerto – 1st Movt
  • Khatchaturian Violin Concerto – 1st Movt
  • Mozart 3rd Violin Concerto – 1st Movt
  • Saint-Saens 3rd Violin Concerto – 1st Movt
  • Beethoven – Romance in F Major
  • Chausson – Poem
  • Dvorak – Romance in F Minor
  • Sarasate – Zigeunerweisen


  • 1st Prize – $3000
  • 2nd Prize – $2000
  • 3rd Prize – $1000


EXTENDED Registration Deadline – Oct 31, 2022

CVC Requirements

  • Introduction Video made by contestant must contain the following information (spoken and visible by contestant)… contestants’ name, country of origin, contestants’ age on date of competition, and name of piece performed by contestant
  • Performance Video must be the entire movement or piece required (including cadenza), no partial performances, and must be performed from memory; must be accompanied by piano or orchestra; video submission example… Masha Lakisova
  • Passport or Photo ID required to be submitted between ages of 16-17. Contestants older than 17yrs old on date of competition can only participate in the Senior Artist Division
  • Biography & Performance Picture(s) all contestants must submit a recently updated biography in English & high quality color Performance Picture(s)
    • Entry Fee
    • Introduction Video
    • Performance Video
    • Passport or Photo ID
    • Biography in English
    • High Quality Color Performance Picture(s)
    • CREATE ONE Folder Named “(contestants’ name – Young Artist 2022)” in GOOGLE DRIVE with ALL Required Material & SHARE FOLDER to by NOV 14, 2022 
  • No contestants will be enrolled in the competition before registration fee is received. After registration, there are no refunds for cancellation or video not submitted. All performances can be viewed on AMI’s YouTube and Facebook Pages
  • CVC reserves all rights for all Chicago Violin Competition produced and submitted media content

  • Competition Results will be announced 2-3 weeks after Competition Date
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