For aspiring artists, future stars, and teachers who want to perform and receive comments from a professional musician but not compete with other pianists. Special awards and Certificates will be given, as well as a *discount to attend the 2019 International Keyboard Odyssiad® & Festival, U.S.A.


  • Level A: Age 13 and younger; 1-2 pieces; 5-8 minutes

  • Level B: Age 14 – 18; 1-2 pieces; 5-10 minutes

  • Level C: Age 19-23; 2-3 pieces; 10-15 minutes

  • Level D: Age 24 and above; 2-3 pieces, 10-15 minutes

  • Level T: Teachers; 2-3 pieces; 10-15 minutes


  • Deadline — June 15, 2019

  • Entrance Fee — $50


  • Festival Fee for Non-Competitive Registrants — $150

  • Admits one person to all daily events during the six-day festival, the Semifinal and Final Rounds of the Odyssiad® Competition, all five evening concerts by world-renowned pianists, and all social events.

2019 DATES

  • July 29: Novice Division Non-Competitive Auditions; Runyan Rehearsal Hall

  • July 30 — August 3: Several events including a special group masterclass for participants in the Novice Division, an "East Meets West" session on the theme, "Music as the International Language,” and a special teaching session featuring a Colorado state music teacher in action.*