Montreal Classical Music Festival

Experience the Future of Classical Music


Celebrating over 50 years of musical excellence.

Platform for Emerging Talent

Open to young Canadian musicians aged 5 to 23 and up to 30 for singers, our festival provides a prestigious stage for those aspiring to excel in the classical music realm.

Community of Maestros

Each participant benefits from the expertise of renowned teachers, members of the Quebec Music Teachers’ Association, ensuring a top-tier educational experience.

Experience the Passion

With a diverse program and inspiring performances, every moment of the festival promises an immersion into the rich world of classical music.

Key Information

February 18: Start of the registration period
April 18:
Enrollment deadline
May 18-19:
Tests (performance sessions)
June 9th:
Gala concert and award ceremony
September 30:
Prize Pickup Deadline


Solo: piano, violin, cello, vocals, guitar, winds.
Concerto: piano, strings (violin, viola, cello)
Together: small ensembles (instrumental or vocal)
Composition: all instruments

Info Concurrents

Registration open now: Official registration form
Post-registration Post-registration amendment form - Charges apply

Competitors info

Sponsor info

The Festival will attract 250 students, forty teachers and over 700 spectators. This is a unique opportunity for you to reach your target customers at relatively low cost, while encouraging young people to strive for excellence.

We are asking for your support, on behalf of the Association of Quebec Music Teachers (APMQ), by offering you to buy an advertisement to be inserted in the Festival's virtual program that participants, their teachers, their parents, as well as other guests present in the audience, as well as other guests present in the audience can download using a QR code. You can't stop progress! The advantage of the virtual program is that it is in color, and that all the ads are clickable.

Becoming a sponsor: Form