London Young Musician (LYM) is an international online classical music performance competition for musicians under the age of 28 from all countries. The competition looks for talented musicians who have excellent musical skills, a strong personality and fantastic creativity in their video performance.


LYM opens to all classical musical instruments and vocal. It has a unique competition system designed by the world class education specialists, which provides professional pathways and resources for musicians to build higher musical skills.

21-22 Season 3
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Deadline 20 December 2021

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LYM Competition System

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21-22 Season 3 Competition

Deadline: 20th December 2021

Results announcement: 7th January 2022

One round, application fee required

Platinum Prize will be awarded to the best musicians regardless of age and categories (minimum mark: 96). Platinum Prize winners will be qualified to enter Musician of the Year 2022« directly.

Gold, Silver, Bronze Prizes will be awarded in each category according to jury mark.

Special Prize will be awarded to candidates who have shown a unique side of themselves in their video performance.

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Musician of the Year 2022

Will be open in March 2022

Prizes including £1000 total cash award, special edition champion trophies and badges, magazine interviews, online concert opportunities, and LYM teddy bears.

Require 6 award points ⭐ to enter

No application fee

Two rounds, using the same video submitted, different jury panel.

The final round will be livestreamed by True Art Tv«.

First, Second, Third Prize and Fans' Favourite Awards will be awarded in each category according to jury marks and audience votings.

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World Musicians Rankings

Seasonal Rankings:

Performance Mark Ranking and Award Points Ranking are calculated after every season

Annual Ranking:

World Top 50 Musicians will be announced after Musician of the Year completed, calculated based on both seasonal & annual competition results in one competition year.

Ranking prizes including artist profile and music showcase on True Art Music«, special edition medals, magazine interviews, online concert invitation etc.

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Supporters & Partners

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