Aussie 11-year-old wins Sberbank International Music Competition

The prodigiously talented Shuan Hern Lee adds another international win to his résumé.

Gerard Willems: On the value of healthy competition

Why do musicians put themselves through the grueling process of competitions and is it ever worth it?

Eleanor Lyons wins Obraztsova Competition

Australian soprano awarded top prize in one of the world’s most prestigious singing competitions.

Stanislav Khristenko wins Cleveland International Piano Competition

Cleveland’s prestigious competition crowns a new champion.

Emma Matthews on adjudicating at the Australian Singing Competition

Australian soprano Emma Matthews shares her experiences adjudicating at the prestigious competition for young singers.

Chamber music sans frontières comes to Oz

The finest chamber musicians in this corner of the world are about to descend on Melbourne – and here's why.

Van Cliburn winner announced

First place in the 14th International Piano Competition goes to 26-year-old Ukrainian Vadym Kholodenko

Aussie ten-year-old wins Kazakhstan piano competition

The prodigiously talented Shuan Hern Lee adds another international win to his growing collection.

Joachim International Violin Comp awards two First Prizes

Modovan and Korean violinists each receive €50,000 and a Naxos record deal.

Joan Sutherland & Bonynge Bel Canto Award announced

Young Samoan tenor Darren Pene Pati claims Dame Joan Sutherland's legacy prize.

Daniel de Borah wins Australian National Piano Award

Melbourne-born SIPCA prizewinner scoops $25,000 with his latest win.

Leeds International Piano Comp 2012 Winner Announced

Italian 24-year-old Federico Colli takes first prize in the prestigious event.

Lang Lang named Leeds Piano Competition global ambassador

Superstar pianist lends his name to competition whose past winners include Mitsuko Uchida and Radu Lupu.

Daniel Smith wins Luigi Mancinelli Opera Conductors' Comp

The young Australian maestro strikes gold in Italy.

Andrey Lebedev wins Adelaide International Classical Guitar Comp

The 21-year-old victor picks up a $16,000 custom-made guitar along with his prize money.

Avan Yu wins Sydney Piano Competition

Canadian pianist wins SIPCA crown and scoops $60,000 in prize-money

Funding axed for Fanfare youth music festival

Campbell Newman's razor gang cans band camp

Sydney International Piano Competition: finalists in rehearsal

Four of the six finalists photographed in rehearsals for their Stage IV chamber round.

Australians knocked out before SIPCA finals

None of the five Australian candidates have progressed to the last stage of the Sydney International Piano Competition.

SIPCA winners: Where Are They Now?

The past five winners of the Sydney International Piano Competition.

Domingo's Operalia announces 2012 winners

American, Mongolian and Chinese opera singers win big in the competition's 20th year.

Has the "Bass Hunter" search uncovered the world’s lowest singing voice?

For singer Tim Storms, Royal Wedding composer Paul Mealor's low E is effortless.

Menuhin Violin Competition winners revealed

Youngest ever violinist to take home the crown impresses judges in Beijing.

Tim Storrier wins the 2012 Archibald Prize

The eccentric self-portrait shows the artist with the tools of his trade, but without a face.

Sydney Piano Competition candidates revealed

The 36 competitors have been chosen following a gruelling round of international auditions.

How low can you go? The search for the world's lowest voice

The hunt is on to find a singer with a seriously low range to record a new composition.

Who will sing with David and Teddy at the Sydney Opera House?

Meet the winner and finalists from the Limelight singing competition!

Your chance to sing with David Hobson and Teddy Tahu Rhodes

Share the Sydney Opera House stage with Australia's most popular leading men.

Recorder Romp: Genevieve Lacey on a mission

The recorder virtuoso explains why she welcomes the tooting and squealing of children's ensembles.
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