2024 National String Competition

The National String and National Piano Competitions for 2024 will take place over 3 days from 14 – 16 December in Auckland.

2021-22 String Competition
Photo Credit: Adrian Malloch

Competition Timeline

1st June | 2024 Competition announced 

1st July | Applications Open

1st August | Applications Close

1st September | Semi-Finalists Announced 

National String & Piano Competitions

Friday 13th December | official opening event for guests, supporters and competitors 

Saturday 14th – Sunday 15th December | Semi-final performances

Location: University of Auckland School of Music

Monday 16th December | Grand Finale performances

Location: Westlake Girls High School Event Centre

  • full schedule and ticketing details to follow.