Regulations

We are proud to announce the 2018 Stradella International Music Competition to celebrate Accademia del Ridotto’s 1st Birthday.
The Competition is open to musicians from any country.
Winners will be awarded with prize money, concerts and scholarships to study at the Accademia del Ridotto.
There are three Prizes:
1) “Mariano Dallapé” Prize (age category competition)
2) “Agostino Depretis” Piano Prize
3) “Felice Fugazza” Virtuoso Entertainment Accordion Prize

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“Mariano Dallapé” Prize

Age category competition
Sections: Piano – Accordion – Diatonic Accordion – Chamber Music (ensemble from 2 to 10 musician), Secondary Schools / EU Lower and Upper Education = US Middle and High School (ensemble and orchestras with the obligation to insert at least one accordion) – Amateurs (soloists and groups)

Prize money and scholarships for the Accademia del Ridotto
Free program

Registration Fee variable depending on the Section/Category – Entry Deadline: March 10th, 2018
Schedule: March 24th/25th (Piano, Chamber Music, Amateurs) – March 26th/27th (Secondary School) – March 29th/30th (Accordion, Diatonic Accordion)

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“Agostino Depretis” Piano Prize

Professional performance prize
Open to all pianists born after 01/01/1985

Prize money: 10,500 EUR + 5 concerts
The “Agostino Depretis” Piano Prize contemplates two Rounds with a free program (Eliminatory Round: max. 15 minutes, including at least one Etude – Final Round: from 20 to 40 minutes, including at least one piece by a composer born from 1800 onwards)

Registration Fee: 85 EUR – Entry Deadline: March 10th, 2018
Schedule: March 23rd/24th, 2018

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“Felice Fugazza” Virtuoso Entertainment Accordion Prize

Professional performance prize
Open to all accordionists born after 01/01/1985

Prize money: 4,500 EUR
The “Felice Fugazza” Accordion Prize contemplates two Rounds with a free program (Eliminatory Round: max. 15 minutes, including pieces of different styles in the field of entertainment music – Final Round: max. 10 minutes)

Registration Fee: 70 EUR – Entry Deadline: March 10th, 2018
Schedule: March 30th, 2018

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