Magdeburg / Early Music
International Telemann Competition

10. Internationaler Telemann Wettbewerb




This competition was started up in 2001 by the Telemann-Gesellschaft e.V. to familiarize young musicians with the works of Georg Philipp Telemann. Works by his contemporaries from the period 1680–1770 may also be performed in the competition. 


postponed to 29th August to 4th September 2021 (biennial)

Prize money
1st prize: € 7.500
2nd prize: € 5.000
3rd prize: € 2.500
as well as further prizes

Application deadline
15th April 2021

Telemann Competition