2018 Chicago National Youth Competition for Piano Duos

Sponsored by Chicago Duo Piano Festival

and the Music Institute of Chicago

New Date!  Saturday, October 27, 2018


Nichols Concert Hall

1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201


The competition is open to young piano duos age 9-18, currently in elementary to high school, studying  and residing in the United States.


Cash awards will be given to the winning duos.  All prize winners are required to participate in a winners concert, recorded for future radio broadcast on WFMT 98.7 FM program "Introductions."

Stay tuned for application and additional details

About the Chicago Duo Piano Festival
The mission of the Chicago Duo Piano Festival is to foster the performance and teaching of music for piano duo, and to offer an opportunity for young pianists to participate and perform their pieces in a supportie atmosphere at the Music Institute of Chicago's beautiful and historic Nichols Concert Hall.