Welcome to Caneres,
the largest and most innovative classical music competition in the world. We take pride in offering you the most innovative and exciting platform for classical music competition. Our jury members are among the best music experts and have years of experience in judging and leading music competitions.
Our competition provides a unique opportunity for classical musicians from all over the world to showcase their talents in an inspiring environment and network with other talented musicians.
The highlight of our competition is that we are the first classical music competition to integrate artificial intelligence into our competition.
This is a significant step for the classical music scene and opens new possibilities for using artificial intelligence in competitions, which also promises new opportunities for the future. We can look forward to a time when the combination of human talent and machine intelligence will lead to even more impressive results. It is an opportunity to expand the boundaries of what is possible and fully realize the potential of classical music.
The use of artificial intelligence will not diminish the value and importance of human interpretation and creativity, but rather support and expand them. With over 18 different instruments allowed in our competition, we offer participants a fantastic opportunity to showcase their skills and fully realize their potential. Our jury will evaluate all performances and provide valuable feedback to help participants improve their skills and develop their musicality.
We are committed to providing the most talented musicians from all over the world with an international platform to promote their careers and expand their audience.
Our competition has become an internationally renowned event that attracts musicians from all over the world who want to demonstrate their skills and passion for music. We invite all talented musicians to join our competition and participate in this exciting musical event. We look forward to discovering the next generation of musicians and supporting their careers!
Candidates are required to submit a video recording of their performances (YouTube or Vimeo link). The video recorded on the YouTube or Vimeo link must be made no later than 12 months prior to the date of your entry. Total length of video clips:
program of your choice up to 15 minutes.
29.05.2023 Application deadline
15th June 2023 at 5pm
(Central European Time (CET)) Announcement of the results.
The qualifying contestants will receive an email notification within 24 hours containing instructions on how to proceed to the second round including the payment of the EURO 150 Entry fees.
Our Jury will evaluete and grade your performances within 10 days after the application deadline. Each Qualified Applicant will receive their scores, comments and advice via email.
The Grand Final is open to participants who have scored 90 points or more based on our jury s evaluation and have therefore won First Prize.
The Grand Final will take place online - between November 16th and 30th, during which the audience will be able to vote for their favorite candidate on the Caneres website. The winner will be determined by a majority of votes.
Presentation of your talent:By participating in our music competition, you have the opportunity to showcase your talent on an exclusive stage in front of a top-class jury and a wide audience. This can be a unique opportunity to gain recognition and make a name for yourself in the music world.
Feedback and evaluation:Our music competition offers participants an independent evaluation of their performance by an experienced jury. The feedback that participants receive can be very valuable in improving their technique, interpretation, and musical abilities.
Recognition and prestige:Participating in our music competition and being awarded as a winner can bring a significant level of recognition and prestige in the music world. This can have an impact on future career opportunities and concert possibilities.
For applicants in the Instruments category:Every participant in this category who receives 90 or more points from our renowned jury will receive their own composition, specially composed for the applicant based on age and instrument recommendations by our jury and composed by Artificial Intelligence. The finalist will receive 33% of the rights (copyrights) to this composition. This not only opens doors to a new world of music for participants but also offers long-term financial income.
For applicants in the Singing category:Every participant in this category, regardless of their placement in the competition, will receive an individual repertoire consultation. Artificial intelligence will create a list of suitable repertoires for the participant's voice and level based on their age and existing repertoire. This list will be sorted by our jury and the participant will receive a list of repertoires so that they can fully realize their potential.
For applicants in the Conducting categoryEvery participant in the Conducting category who receives 90 or more points from our renowned jury will receive their own composition for orchestra, composed by Artificial Intelligence. The finalist will receive 33% of the rights (copyrights) to this composition. This not only opens doors to a new world of music for participants but also offers long-term financial income.
For applicants in the Composition category:Every participant in this category who receives 90 or more points from our renowned jury will have the opportunity to network with potential clients who may invite them to compose for their company or orchestra.
Career boost:Even just placing in our competition can help increase your visibility and open new opportunities for future engagements.
Networking:By participating in our music competition, you can make valuable contacts in the music industry and possibly discover new career opportunities.
Personal development:By participating in our music competition, you can promote your personal development and improve your skills.
Experience and application:Participating in our music competition can be part of your professional career. It is an experience that can be highlighted on your resume to impress future employers or concert organizers.
Exchange with other musicians:Participants in our music competition have the opportunity to meet other musicians and exchange experiences. This can be especially valuable for aspiring musicians as they can benefit from the experiences of others and receive valuable advice.
Motivation and challenge:Participating in our music competition will motivate you to improve your skills and face new challenges.