International Piano Competition for Young Artists

June 24 - June 28, 2020

Our Mission

Carmel Klavier International Piano Competition is a piano competition for young pianists from around the world. Located in Carmel, Indiana, USA, we are in the heart of the Midwest.

Our Mission is to recognize and nurture young talents to reach their highest potential by providing performance opportunities at a renowned concert venue through the international piano competition, and by offering educational master classes, lessons and  workshops, held by world class pianists. This unparalleled culture aims to enrich the arts in the City of Carmel and it’s surrounding communities.

Please consider making a contribution online today to become a sponsor, or contact us with inquiries about volunteer opportunities. Your commitment will inspire continued passion in the hearts of many gifted young pianists.

Irina Gorin, Co-Founder
Liz Seidel, Co-Founder

The Carmel Klavier

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Competition

The competition is open to young pianists of any nationality ages five through eighteen.
The competition consists of three rounds: Preliminary, Semifinal and Final round.
Artist fall under one of six levels determined by their age as of June 1, 2020

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Masterclasses & Private Lessons

Masterclasses will present young artists with a unique opportunity to engage with and learn from the International Jury Members of Carmel Klavier. 
Masterclasses are available to all participants who do not wish to compete. 
Masterclasses are open to the general public

Carmel Klavier Venues

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The Palladium’s 1,600-seat Concert Hall combines centuries-old architectural expertise with state-of-the-art audio technology for an unparalleled acoustic experience. The surrounding lobbies and rooms, with high ceilings and floors of Italian marble or Brazilian cherry wood is home of Carmel Klavier Judges and Winners’ concert.

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The 500-seat proscenium theater, named the Tarkington, is primarily used for drama, musicals, dance, lectures and variety presentations and completes the Center for the Performing Arts campus, which has become an inviting gathering place for the community.

Sponsorship Opportunities

It is with great appreciation that we are asking for financial support of the 3rd annual Carmel Klavier International Piano Competition and Festival.
The success of this competition brings young pianist (age 5-18) to the stage, sharing their amazing talent with friends, family and community.
Our distinguished group of jurors brings a global perspective and offers educational insight for students and teachers.
Click on a level below to learn more about the benefits of the various sponsorship levels.

$25 – $499 
As a Vivo Sponsor, you will receive 2 tickets to the gala concert and reserved seats.

$500 – $999
Become the Espressivo Sponsor. As our gift of appreciation, you will receive: 

  • 2 tickets to the gala concert and reserved seats
  • Company logo placement on CKIPC website & newsletter for 6 months
  • Special recognition presented at the gala concert

$1000 – $1,999
Become the Appassionato Sponsor. As our gift of appreciation, you will receive:

  • 4 tickets to the gala concert and reserved seats
  • Company logo placement on CKIPC website & newsletter for 6 months
  • Special recognition presented at the gala concert

$2,000 – $2,999
Become the Maestoso Sponsor. As our gift of appreciation, you will receive:

  • 4 tickets to the gala concert and reserved seats
  • Company logo placement on all advertisements, programs, invitations
  • Company logo placement on CKIPC website & newsletter for 6 months
  • Special recognition presented at the gala concert

$3,000 – $3,999
Become the Brillante Sponsor. As our gift of appreciation, you will receive:

  • 6 tickets to the gala concert and reserved seats
  • Company name & logo placement on all advertisements, programs, invitations, press-releases
  • Company logo placement on CKIPC website & newsletter for one year
  • Special recognition presented at the gala concert

$10,000 +
Become the Event Title Sponsor. As our gift of appreciation, you will receive:

  • Naming rights for event and special recognition at all concerts
  • 8 tickets to the gala concert and reserved seats
  • Company name and logo placed on the banner on stage
  • Company name & logo placement on all advertisements, programs, invitations, press-releases
  • Company logo placement on CKIPC website & newsletter for one year
  • Special plaque and recognition presented at the gala concert