Faculty of Music - Leoš Janáček International Competition in Brno - 23rd Annual Leoš Janáček International Competition in Brno 2017

23rd Annual Leoš Janáček International Competition in Brno 2017  

ATTENTION! Application deadline for Leoš Janáček International Competition is on Friday June 9 2017.


contact email address: zileckajamucz 


Conditions and repertoire MSLJ 2017

Winners of the competition, piano

Winners of the competition, organ



Application piano

Second round in piano:

Recital - program must include one composition by Leoš Janáček from the following selection:

  • Sonata 1.X.1905
  • In the Mists
  • On an Overgrown Path (at least 5 random parts based on the candidate's choice)
  • and futher compositions from at least two different style periods.

The selection must not include the composition performed in the 1st round. Total duration of the recital is 40-50 minutes. Playing by heart is required. The order of the compositions depends on each competitor. 

*The brochure has misprint in the second round.

Participants can notify possible changes in repertoire by 31.7. 2017.

Jury for piano:

  • Vera Nosina (Russian)
  • Håkon Austbø(Norway)
  • Avner Arad (Izrael/USA)
  • Eleonora Tkach (Ukraine)
  • Ida Černecká (Slovakia)
  • Igor Ardašev (Czech Republic)
  • Jan Jiraský (Czech Republic)


Application organ

Organ Specification

Jury for organ: 

  • Wictor Lyjak (Poland)
  • Balász Szabo (Hungary)
  • Velin Iliev (Bulgaria)
  • Ján Vladimír Michalko  (Slovakia)
  • Zdeněk Nováček (Czech Republic)