COMPOSITION

Open to students through 12th grade, with four divisions based on grade.

SOLO PERFORMANCE

Held in five categories based on age levels. Students must perform two  assigned solo pieces from memory.

DUET PERFORMANCE

Held in three categories based on age levels. Duet teams may perform both pieces from memory, however the use of the score is recommended.

STUDENT COMPETITIONS

The Pittsburgh Piano Teachers Association offers students of its members the opportunity to compete in composition as well as solo and duet performance competitions. Below you will find all of the information regarding the various competitions, including rules and repertoire.