INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER MUSIC COMPETITION
The International Chamber Music Competition “Pinerolo e Torino Città Metropolitana”, the prestigious bi-annual chamber music competition, member of the World Federation of International Music Competitions in Geneva, will take place in Pinerolo and Turin from 9 to 15 March 2020 (Application by 17/01/2020).
The Jury for the 2020 competition consist of internationally renowned musicians: Lukas Hagen (Austria), violin; Klauss Kaufmann (Germany), piano; Liisa Randalu (Estonia), viola; Joel Hoffman (USA), compositor; Marco Zuccarini (Italia), conductor; Wen-Sinn Yang (Switzerland), cello; to be determined, clarinet.
In the last edition the jury admitted 6 ensembles to the final, instead of the expected 5, due the exceptionally high level of the competitors. The ensembles were competing for prizes totalling 23,000 euros.
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.
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.