The International organ competition Dudelange is an open competition without preselection.


Candidates born as of September 1st 1984, i.e. less than 35 years old.


40 candidats

Will be admitted the 40 candidats who first will have introduced their complete registration (with registration fee) and who will be accepted by the registration office.


Deadline: July 15th, 2019

Applications (name, address, phone, email) must include a musical curriculum vitae indicating artistic training. Please indicate in detail the pieces performed in the three rounds.
Please also notify intended participation in master class.

Please complete the online application form
or send application by email to competition2019(at)

Ordinary mail may be addressed to
22, rue des Saules
L-3560 Dudelange

The registration fee is 75 EUR per participant. This amount includes the right for active participation in one master class. Please remit also latest on July 15th 2019 the registration fee to the following bank account:

Payee: Festival International de Musique d’Orgue Dudelange (FIMOD)
Bank account IBAN: LU52 0027 1844 0949 3100
Mention: Organ competition 2019

This fee will not be refunded in the event the attendee withdraws his/her application.



  1. At the end of August the registration office will notify the participant of the rehearsal times for the qualifying round. Please direct any special wishes when applying.

  2. For semi final and final rounds, the order of sequence in which the competitors will rehearse and play, will be determined by casting lots prior to each round.

  3. The anonymity of the participants towards the jury will be strictly observed in all rounds.

  4. During the rehearsal each candidate receives help for operating the registration sequencer. During the rehearsal and competition maximum one assistant is admitted for page turning and activation of the sequencer. The assistant may not choose the registrations for the candidate as the registration is part of the candidate’s competition.

  5. As long as the candidate is in competition, contacts between the candidate or his assistant and the jury or members of the jury are not allowed.

  6. The jury will make its decisions in meetings that are not open to the public. Such decisions are final and incontestable.

  7. The jury is entitled to dispense with awarding prizes, to split a prize or to award special prizes.

  8. The project leader may cancel the competition if the jury estimates the candidate's applications too low. In this case the registration fee will be refunded.

  9. The participants will arrange for their travel, food and accommodation expenses themselves.

  10. Upon arrival each competitor will be given free public transport tickets, offered by the Luxembourg Railway Company CFL. These tickets allow for free train transport between the towns of Luxembourg and Dudelange as well as for free bus transport.

  11. All rounds are open to public.

  12. It is forbidden to make any kind of recordings during all rounds.

  13. No legal action can be taken.

  14. Each participant automatically accepts these conditions when applying.

  15. All items may be subject to modification.

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