The International Music Festival of Melbourne provides a unique opportunity for young aspiring musicians from Melbourne and abroad to showcase their musical talents, and take part in its exciting programs offered by some of Australia's most renowned and internationally acclaimed musicians.

As a multicultural event, the International Music Festival of Melbourne aims to connect young musicians from all over the world, facilitating lasting friendships and collaborations for next generations of musicians through musical activities, performances and events. 

The festival consists of the following main events:

Melbourne Youth International Piano Competition 

Melbourne Youth International Instrumental and Vocal Competition 


Young Talent concerts 

Music Education Forum

Artist Keynote Presentation 

International Master concerts

Gala Concert / Award Ceremony 

The IMFM has been hosted at Deakin Edge Hall of the Federation Square and is the perfect 3 days cultural escape to heart of the Melbourne CBD.  


Dinghan Luo,  18 year- old Pianist from Central Conservatorium of Music,  won the Final Prize of 2020 

Tao Tao, 8 year- old Pianist from Shanghai,
China won the Grand Final Prize of 2019 


Jiaying Lv, 11 year- old Pianist from Central Conservatorium of Music Beijing won the Grand Final Prize of 2018 

A Fazioli Concert Grand Piano is proudly used in all concerts