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 21st “MARIA GIUBILEI” INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION 

Sansepolcro (AR) - Italy

from 30 May to 2 June 2020 - Auditorium di Santa Chiara

(Sansepolcro - Piazza Santa Chiara 1)

registration by online form (from April)

deadline Saturday 23 May 2020

 

- the contest is made up of three different sections:

“Contemporary Composer” Section - for piano and ensembles with piano up to quartet

Contestants must be aged 35 and below (born from 24 May 1984 onwards) - Auditions Saturday 30 May

“Marco Gennaioli” Section (former “Maria Giubilei” Section) - for piano

Contestants must be aged 25 and below (born from 24 May 1994 onwards) - Auditions will start on Sunday 31 May

“Paola Baschetti” International Piano Prize - for piano

Contestants must be aged 35 and below (born from 24 May 1984 onwards) - Auditions will probably start on Monday 1 June

 

Juries

“Contemporary Composer” Section

Ada Gentile (President), Monaldo Braconi, Alina Company

“Marco Gennaioli” / “Paola Baschetti” Sections

Aquiles Delle Vigne (President), Monaldo Braconi, Ada Gentile, Simon Over, Luigi Tanganelli

Programmes

“Contemporary Composer” Section - Maximum length: 20 minutes. The programme must include pieces composed from 1960 onwards. At least one piece must be composed before 1980 and at least another after 1980

“Marco Gennaioli” Section - Maximum length: 25 minutes. It must include at least the first movement of a sonata from Haydn, Clementi, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert and at least a free piece by Chopin, Schumann, Liszt, Brahms, Debussy, Ravel, Bartok, Scriabin, Strawinskij, Prokofiev, Rachmaninov. The programme can be filled up to the maximum time with pieces at the contestant’s discretion. Playing from memory is required in this section, apart from pieces by contemporary composers

“Paola Baschetti” Section - Maximum length: 40 minutes. The programme must include pieces by at least two different composers of different periods and styles. Playing from memory is required in this section, apart from pieces by contemporary composers

Prizes

“Contemporary Composer” Section

   - 1st Prize      Diploma + 1.000 €

   - 2nd Prize     Diploma

   - 3rd Prize      Diploma

At the discretion of the organization, additional concerts may be awarded as prizes

“Marco Gennaioli” Section

   - 1st Prize      Diploma + 500 €

   - 2nd Prize     Diploma

   - 3rd Prize      Diploma

   - “Masterclass Bonus”                       The first five classified will each receive a bonus of up to 670 € intended to cover                                                                       the admission fees and cost of piano masterclasses, chosen by the winners, and                                                                               attended within a year from the prize ceremony

   - 2 Concerti premio con orchestra       A competitor among the top 5 will be invited to perform in a concert for piano and                                                                       orchestra with the Southbank Sinfonia of London, to be scheduled in the summer                                                                         2021 in London and after in Anghiari (AR – Italy). The winner will be selected by                                                                                Simon Over, conductor of the Orchestra and member of the Jury. A contribution up                                                                     to 1000 € will be granted to the soloist to cover travel expenses for the two concerts

Additional prizes and prize concerts may be awarded at the discretion of the organisation

“Paola Baschetti” Section

   - 1st Prize      Diploma + 2.000 € (Indivisible)

   - 2nd Prize     Diploma + 1.000 €

   - 3rd Prize      Diploma + 500 €

Additional prizes and prize concerts may be awarded at the discretion of the organisation

 

Enrolment fees

“Contemporary Composer” Section         - soloist 90 €

                                                                           - duo 140 €

                                                                           - trio 180 €

                                                                           - quartet 200 €

“Marco Gennaioli” Section                          - 70 €

“Paola Baschetti” Section                            - 100 €

 

For more details see the GENERAL RULES (available soon on this site)

Enrolment implies the unconditional acceptance of the General Rules. In any case, the original version in Italian will be considered as the only authoritative version

 

Artistic Director: Mauro Nadir Matteucci +39 393 4371610 narmat@fastwebnet.it 

Organisational Help: Giovanna Miconi +39 338 4333906 giomiconi@inwind.it

Tourist Office +39 0575 740536 info@valtiberinaintoscana.it

The "Contemporary Composer" section

is open to ensembles 

with piano up to the quartet

News

in case of enrolment to more than one section, the 10% reduction will be granted

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