School of Music holds annual and bi-annual
competitions to encourage excellence amongst the
students and enable them to gain valuable experience
in this field.
Founded in 1986
thanks to the generous donation of Mr. George Katcz,
a resident of Vienna. The competition is named after
his late sister who passed away before her time. The
competition is held annually and is open to students
of the school only.
grants (violin, piano)
were founded in the early 80s thanks to the generous
donation of Maurice Clairmont from Switzerland. In
the early days, competitions were held in piano,
violin, cello and composition. Today, the
competitions include piano and violin. The
competitions are nationwide and open to musicians
recommended by the Israel-America Culture Fund.
Buchmann-Mehta School of Music Annual Competitions
(Wind instruments, String instruments, Piano, Vocal
school competitions are annual and encompass all the
different disciplines taught at the school. The
competitions take place in the final week of the
second semester. Three monetary awards are divided
between the winners in each discipline. To download
the terms and conditions of the competitions, please
about competitions and master classes in Israel and
abroad can be found in the school library.