European Union of Music Competitions for Youth (EMCY)
The European Union of Music Competitions for Youth (EMCY) is a network of over fifty national and international music competitions for young people across Europe.
Every year, thousands of musicians under the age of twenty-five take part in the competitions of EMCY, and their projects reach audiences across the continent.
EMCY promotes, supports and represents its member competitions and their prize winners. It keeps member competitions connected, enabling them to share educational, practical and musical know-how and to boost participation and inclusion. And through the Quality Standards EMCY it ensures fairness in its competitions, as well as helping new competitions build up their scope, ambitions, and results.