In the semi-finals, the six selected participants are required to perform the following repertoire:
One of the piano sonatas by Ludwig van Beethoven:
No. 1 in F minor op. 2/1, No. 5 in C minor op. 10/1, No. 6 in F major op. 10/2, No. 9 in E major op. 14/1, No. 10 in G major op. 14/2, No. 22 in F major op. 54, No. 24 in F sharp major op. 78
One or more works by Béla Bartók, Alban Berg, Hanns Eisler, Paul Hindemith, Sergei Prokofiev, Arnold Schoenberg, Dmitri Shostakovich, Igor Stravinsky, Viktor Ullmann or Anton Webern.
In addition, the winner of the Beethoven House Prize will be chosen by means of public vote and online voting.
The three finalists will be announced on the evening of 6th December 2023 after the jury meeting.
Admission is free.