Lycée Notre Dame de Sion

Cumhuriyet Caddesi 127 Harbiye 34373 Istanbul - Tel:+90 (212) 219 16 97


The winner of the first degree will receive 10 000 dollars, the winner of the second degree will receive a prize of 5 000 dollars and the winner of the third degree will receive a prize of 2 500 dollars.

The winner of the first degree will be awarded a range of several concerts including a concert in the annual program of the Notre Dame de Sion High School Concert Hall, a concert at the Théâtre Saint Bonnet (Bourges, France), a concert during the Festival "Orient Liszt" – Lisztomanias 2018 (Chateauroux, France), a concert at Domaine Les Forges de la Vache, part of the "impromptu" cycle (Nièvre , France), participation in a concert at the Vila-seca Music Festival of 2018 (Vila-seca, Spain) and a concert at the Gümüşlük International Classical Music Festival in 2018 (Gümüşlük, Turkey) . The winner might be offered the opportunity to give other concerts, whose will be regularly updated on the competition website.

Also, the members of the jury will select one candidate, who will be awarded a scholarship covering the tuition and accommodation expenses of the one week long masterclasses at the Academy of Cap Ferret Music Festival, as well as the participation to the “Young Talent Festival Concerts” and the video of the concert (Cap Ferret, France).

The winners of the first three degrees might also be awarded one or more other prizes including for example the special Prize of the pupils of Notre Dame de Sion-Istanbul or any other musical awards approved by the president of the competition and the members of the jury.

All prizes will be presented at the Gala Recital of the competition.