Competition Divisions

The Waring sponsors three competition divisions:

Junior (pianists through age 12)
Intermediate (pianists ages 13 through 17)
Senior (pianists ages 18 through 30)

Eligibility is determined by age on the first day of the Competition.

The Competition is held biennially with the Senior Competition scheduled for March 2017 and the Junior and Intermediate Competitions scheduled for 2019.

All pianists must participate in the Solo and may participate in the Concerto competition. Separate awards are given for both solo and concerto divisions.

Master Classes

The Waring also sponsors Master Classes with distinguished teachers.  Competitors are strongly encouraged to perform in or audit these valuable classes.