INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER MUSIC COMPETITION 2023
The last ICM Competition Pinerolo e Torino Città metropolitana, a member of the World Federation of International Music Competitions in Geneva, held in Pinerolo and Turin from 6 to 12 March 2023. The jury consisted of internationally renowned musicians and admitted 27 ensembles to the live competition rounds, instead of the expected 25, due the exceptionally high level of the competitors. The ensembles will compete for prizes totalling 23,000 euros.
As is our custom, the elimination round and the semifinals of the Competition have taken place in the concert hall of the Accademia di Musica di Pinerolo and have been open to the public, offering them an opportunity to enjoy the atmosphere of the competition, unique in its vibrant energy and emotion, as well as the chance to hear live performances from some of the most talented young musicians on the international music scene. The final round, the prize-winners’ concert and the awarding of the audience prize of the 2023 competition took place on Sunday 12 March 2023 at 6.00 p.m. in the prestigious Concert Hall of the Giuseppe Verdi Conservatoire of Turin. See all events!
The winners of 2023 competition
Apart from the money prizes awarded by the eminent jury, there is also an award decided by the audience, as well as a prize for an audience member.
We have always been proud of the distinguished panel of musicians who judge our competition, assessing ensembles coming from all over the world.
The elimination rounds and the finals offer the general public the opportunity to hear live performances from some of the most talented young musicians on the international music scene.
ROLL OF HONOUR
Since 1994, some of the best young international musicians have performed, before our prestigious jury.
The competitors admitted have been selected from the over 125 musicians from 18 countries all over the world
ABOUT OUR COMPETITION
The competition was created 1994 thanks to the passion and planning of Laura Richaud and Giorgio Bresso, respectively artistic director and president of the Accademia di Musica di Pinerolo. From its inception, the Accademia has always supported highly talented young musicians, providing them with teachers of international renown to perfect their musical training and creating pre-professional and professional opportunities for them to perform in public.
WINNERS OF 2018 ICM
Find out the winners of last year’s competition, chosen from 100 musicians from all over world, competing in 42 chamber music ensembles.
Find out how our competition has changed over more than two decades, from the original Pinerolo Città della Cavalleria contest to today’s ICM Competition.
DISCOVER THE 2018 EDITION’S VIDEO