INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER MUSIC COMPETITION
Change of dates for 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. With the beginning of the 2019/2020 academic year the Accademia is launching its absolutely new 2-year postgraduate courses in advanced music studies (3rd cycle qualification, recognised by the MIUR – Italian Ministry of Education) in solo piano, solo piano for contemporary music, violin, viola, cello and guitar.
As a result the next biennial ICM will be held from 8 to 14 March 2021 (Application by 15/01/2021).
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.