24th International Young Musicians Festival

“Passion of Music 2024”

Piano – Strings – Wind – Voice – Chamber Music

Winners’ Concerts at Carnegie Hall

April 21 and June 16, 2024

WE INVITE TO  PARTICIPATE IN OUR FESTIVAL  instrumentalists (piano, strings, winds), vocalists and chamber ensembles all nationalities age 5 to 26

FESTIVAL “PASSION OF MUSIC” has been established as an entrée into the world of classical music performance for those who deeply love music.


GOLD AND SILVER MEDALS WINNERS will be invited to perform at Carnegie Hall (Weill Recital Hall) on April 21 or June 16, 2024.
Medals and certificates will be awarded during the concerts
3rd PRIZE WINNERS  will be awarded certificates.
AADGT SCHOLARSHIPS will be awarded  to participate
* in  International Academy of Music, Italy: for violists (one $1000 scholarship ), violinists (one $1000 scholarship), cello (one $1000 scholarship) and pianists ( five $300 scholarships) https://www.internationalacademyofmusic.com/italy-main.html
*at Burgos International Music Festival, Spain: for violists (one $1000 scholarship ), violinists (one $1000 scholarship), cellists (one $1000 scholarship ),  and pianists ( five $300 scholarships) http://www.burgosmusicfestival.com/home.htm


The application must contain the following:
A) Registration Form-> (ensemble members need to submit a registration form individually).
B) YouTube recording
C) Registration Fee->


Application Deadline: February 10, 2024.
Applicants will be notified of the result via email no later than March 3, 2024.



By submitting an application to our festival, competitors automatically agree to abide by all rules and regulations set by the Festival Committee —> https://aadgt.org/festival_rules_regulations/

Recital Participation Fee

Deadline: March 10, 2024

The Recital Participation Fee includes four complimentary tickets.

Solo performance of 4 minutes or less: $290. Solo performance of more than 4 minutes: $290 + $95 for each additional minute


Ensemble performance of 4 minutes or less: $290. Ensemble performance of more than 4 minutes: $290 + $95 for each additional minute.

Mailing checks, money orders 1) Payments by mail need to include: a) Checks (from a US based financial institution) or money orders (international money order)  issued to AADGT. 2) A cover letter with the Applicant’s Name, e-mail address and the date on-line application was submitted. Mailing Address AADGT 8 Brookwood Road New Rochelle, NY 10804