Organists from around the globe compete in the Longwood Gardens International Organ Competition for the $40,000 Pierre S. du Pont First Prize, featuring the largest cash prize of any organ competition in the world.
Experience the preliminary and final rounds as 10 of the organ world’s brightest young talents compete before a panel of top judges in a quest for the Pierre S. du Pont First Prize.
Preliminaries: Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Finals: Saturday, June 18, 2016 at 1:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Member pre-sale begins on August 10 at 10:00 am
Public sale begins on August 14 at 10:00 am
Tickets sold via Ticket Philadelphia.
Tickets limited. Sell out likely.
Build your own concert series and save 10%. This discount can be applied when tickets to three separate performances are purchased in one transaction. Discount applies to performances sold through Ticket Philadelphia only. Only for individual round purchases.
See the Competition Live:
Per Preliminary Round:
Reserved Seating: $30
Reserved Seating: $60
Ticket price includes 1 & 7 pm Final Round performances.
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Preliminary Round One Full-Day
Includes admission to two Preliminary Round performances (2 & 7 pm) on June 14 or 15:
Reserved Seating: $50
Preliminary Round Two Full-Days
Includes admission to all Preliminary Round performances (2 & 7 pm) on June 14 and 15:
Reserved Seating: $100
See It All
Includes admission to all Preliminary Rounds and Final Round performances:
Reserved Seating: $153
Prix-fixe, Pre-Show Dining in 1906
Make a reservation for a prix-fixe, pre-performance dinner, in our fine dining restaurant, 1906. Three gourmet courses, $46. Reservations can be made via opentable.com or by calling 610.388.1000. This is only available before the 7 pm rounds.
Click here to see more details about our Organ Competition in 2016.
View upcoming airdates for Pulling Out All the Stops, a masterful documentary about our 2013 International Organ Competition, by established filmmaker and producer Eric Schultz of PCK Media.