The musical and cultural Association “Daniele Lobefaro” of Gioia del Colle (BA), supported by the township of Gioia del Colle, Culture Borough Council Clerk’s Office, announces the 22nd International Music Competition “Pietro Argento”, which will take place at the “G. Rossini” Theatre, from 29th May – 2nd June 2019.
Preliminary test, 20 minutes max including:
– one movement from a Sonata (Haydn, Clementi, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert);
– an Etude by Chopin, Liszt, Debussy, Scriabin, Bartòk, Rachmaninov, Kessler, Rubinstein, Moscheles, Mendelssohn;
– Free programme.
Free programme, 30 minutes max., barring the pieces already played, but it is possible to complete the sonata begun as preliminary test.
Pianistic performance (up to 37 years old)
I classified € 2000 and 1 prize-concert
II classified € 800 and 1 prize-concert
III classified € 400 and 1 prize-concert
He/She or the winning ensemble will have Absolute Winner diploma and Plate, “Daniele Lobefaro” Scholarship € 1000 and, n.1 prize-concerts and will be appointed Jury member in the next Competition edition.
The winner or winning ensemble on the 22nd competition edition must play in the next edition opening concert.
In the event of ex aequo, scholarships will be divided. Absolute 1st prize scolarship is indivisible.
A prize will be awarded , moreover, from the critics, plate and 1 prize-concert.
N.5 prize-concerts in the 16th Legature Music Season 2020, to 1st or 2nd classified candidates will be awarded.