The World Competition is a new and different kind of music competition.

It is run entirely online: from the submission of your video audition, through two rounds of judging and a finals round. That means no planes, trains, hotel rooms, stage moms or hassle of any kind… it’s just you, us, and the music.  The World Competition understands what its like to be a young musician - it was created by young musicians just like you.  We’ve been through the applications and the auditions ourselves, and we’ve worked hard to think of a way to make something better!  SO we’ve come up with a…

Simple process

That allows you to ENTER by creating a profile and uploading a video. You pay a small entry fee, which includes access to an interactive…

Digital Performance Platform

Enabling you to SHARE your video via Facebook, Twitter, and Google +, link your Soundcloud, and set up crowd-funding widgets so that you can be a DIGITAL BUSKER, reaching a…

World-wide audience

Which, so far, has included viewers from more than 130 countries, and an average of around 5000 views of every participant's video performances during a competition.

Since launching in 2013, The World Competition has awarded over $20,000 to young musicians. We want to redefine opportunity for young and emerging musicians. Join us!