Application period for XII International Jean Sibelius Violin Competition extended until February 23 2022


The registration deadline for the XII Jean Sibelius Violin Competition in May 2022 will be extended until February 23, 2022. The Competition Commitee has decided to extend the registration period in order to support competitors amid the challenges posed by the pandemic. Applications are open on the competition website.

The 12th International Jean Sibelius Violin Competition will be held May 18–29, 2022 in Helsinki, Finland. The competition is organized jointly by the Sibelius Society and Sibelius Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki. The competition board consists of chair Lauri Ratia, vice chair Emilie Gardberg and Olli-Pekka Martikainen and members Lea Rahkola-Kauranen, Miisa Järvi, Päivi Arjas, Jaakko Ilves, Petri Saavalainen, Emil Viitala, Miikka Maunula and secretary Päivi Pousar.



Päivi Pousar, Secretary General of the Sibelius Violin
tel. +358 40 710 4217

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