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 :-)

Dear friends, we are very happy to annonce the 1st Oskar Nedbal International Viola Competition, which will take a place in Prague, November 1.- 3., 2019. All infomations are in the section Rules. We are looking forward to your applications. Don´t forget, that places for the first round are limited, so better apply sooner then later.