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AMWI Piano Competition

The American West International Piano Competition invites you to participate in a rich musical experience right here in Utah County! We aim to provide a supportive, meaningful, and friendly competition that encourages musical development. The event takes place at the Noorda Center for Performing Arts at Utah Valley University.

Competition Date: Saturday, August 6, 2022

Registration Cost: $25 per entry

What you will receive:

  • Adjudication comments
  • Performance Opportunity in the new Noorda Center for Performing Arts
  • Certificate of Participation
  • First Prize Cash Awards
    • Young Elementary, Elementary: $50

Junior, Senior, Adult: $75


Register for the Competition

Solo Piano Division

(Free repertoire choice)

Pianists have free choice of repertoire in any style and may play as many pieces as desired within the time limit. Concertos are permitted and will be played without a second piano. All music must be memorized.

Young Elementary Division (5 minutes) 8 and under

Elementary Division (7 minutes) 9-11 years old

Junior Division (9 minutes) 12-15 years old

Senior Division (11 minutes) 16-18 years old

Adult Division (13 minutes) 19 and above