CELLO 2026
Are you a classically trained cellist aged between 18 and 30 years old and ready to embark on an international career?

Then apply to the next cello competition in autumn 2025 and do not miss the opportunity to compete with the best cellists of your generation !

The rules for the 2026 Cello Competition will be published beginning of 2025.
In the meantime, you can read the rules of the previous Cello Competition (2022).

Online application : opens in November 2025
Application deadline : end of November or beginning of December 2025
Age limit : Candidates are aged at least 18 and have not yet reached the age of 30 on 31 December 2025 (i.e. they must be born after 31 December 1995 and before 1 January 2008).

If you have questions, please do not hesitate to send us an e-mail at application[a]queenelisabethcompetition.be.

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