Dear viola friends, our application deadline is September 15, 2020, so still plenty of time to apply 😉🎶🎻! Enjoy Summer (and remember to practice 🙃

See you in Prague in October 2020!

Dear viola friends,

we hope you are all doing well in these difficult times!
We continue to prepare our Nedbal competition 2020 as it's planned and we belive that everything will come back to normal in the autumn.
We will open our online application last week in May and the deadline will be in September. All information about dates and repertoire is updated here, section repertoire and schedule.

Stay safe and healthy and we hope to see you in Prague!

In recent days, Prague was accompanied by the tones of violists from all over the world, 65 participants from 25 countries were competing. This year’s inaugural Oskar Nedbal International Viola Competition has been received with an unprecedented interest and the level of the competition was very high.

Thursday, October 31st, 2019

  • 2.00 – 6.00 pm : Registration
  • 6.00 pm : Opening of the competition, first round drawing

Friday, November 1st, 2019

We are so thrilled about our new partnership!!! We have received an amazing support from the best string company on the music market, Pirastro GmbH ! Our laureates can look forward for incredible shoulder rest Pirastro KorfkerRest, sets of strings Pirastro Evah Pirazzi Gold and rosins Pirastro Evah Pirazzi Gold! 

The capacity of the 1st round Oskar Nedbal International Viola Competition is full! Applications are now closed and we are looking forward to meet all competitors in Prague! Thank you.

Dear violists, we have last 5 free places for the 1. round. If you are planning to apply, please do it as soon as possible. After filling up the capacity of the competition, the application will be closed.

Since we got many questions about it, we better write a small annoucement - on-line application is still open and the capacity of the competition is not full yet! Still time to apply! Full capacity of the 1.round earlier then the deadline is, will be announced at all competition´s social media, here at the web and the online application will not be availible anymore. Looking forward for your applications :-)