Regulations

We are proud to announce the 2019 Stradella International Music Competition.
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) “Accademia del Ridotto” Prize (age category competition)
2) “Agostino Depretis” Piano Prize
3) “Mariano Dallapé” Accordion Prize

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“Agostino Depretis” Piano Prize

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

Prize money: 8,500 EUR + 4 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: 100 EUR – Entry Deadline: March 10th, 2019
Indicative Schedule: April 4th/5th/6th, 2019

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“Mariano Dallapé” Accordion Prize

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

Prize money: 3,500 EUR + 1 concert
The “Mariano Dallapé” Accordion Prize contemplates two Rounds with a free program (Eliminatory Round: max. 15 minutes, including at least one piece transcribed from the harpsichord repertoire – Final Round: from 15 to 30 minutes, including pieces of different styles and at least one original composition for concert accordion/bayan)

Registration Fee: 100 EUR – Entry Deadline: March 10th, 2019
Indicative Schedule: April 6th, 2019

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“Accademia del Ridotto” Prize

Age category competition

Piano Department – Sections
Piano
Chamber Music with Piano

Accordion Department – Sections
Classical Accordion
Virtuoso/Variété – Jazz Accordion
Diatonic Accordion
Ensemble Music with Accordion

School Department – Sections
Secondary Schools / EU Lower and Upper Education = US Middle and High School

Prize money: 2,500 EUR
Free program

Registration Fee variable depending on the Section – Entry Deadline: March 10th, 2019
Indicative Schedule: April 6th/7th, 2019

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