As the gateway to worldwide success for 58 years, this competition has provided a lot of talented musicians from Nishi-Nihon, West Japan. There have been more than 1000 participants. Starting from the 54th competition, we expanded the area of audition from West Japan to Nationwide and invited more prominent juries. The competition aims to introduce new talent from Fukuoka Prefecture.

It is open to applicants for Piano, Voice, Violin and other Strings, Winds.