The 9th International Franz Schmidt Organ Competition 2022 takes place from September 13 to September 21, 2022.
16 years ago the competition has been initiated by Rudolf Scholz, it first took place in Kitzbühel. 2022 for the fourth time it will be organised in cooperation with mdw – University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna in the City of Vienna.

The competition demands a wide repertoire of the international participants from baroque to present, that will be interpreted in three rounds in three Viennese churches on stylistically different instruments.