The FIPMA Piano Competition is open to all FIPMA participants and will consist of four categories:
FIPMA students can only take part in one category.
The categories B,C and D, consist of only one round and all participants will perform a free repertoire. The performance length of each category will be:
The categorie A consists of a first round and a final round with chamber orchestra.
In the first round a free choice program will be performed, with a time limit of 15 minutes.
The jury will decide the 3 contestants advancing to the final, where they will perform with the "Arcangelo Corelli" Chamber Orchestra one of the following works:
Mozart Piano Concerto No. 6 in B flat major, K. 238
Mozart Piano Concerto No. 11 in F major, K.413
Mozart Piano Concerto No. 12 in A major, K.414
Mozart Piano Concerto No. 13 in C major, K.415
Mozart Piano Concerto No. 14 in E flat major, K.449
Haydn Piano Concerto in D major, Hob. XVIII/11
Haydn Piano Concerto in F major, Hob XVIII/3
Haydn Piano Concerto in G major, Hob XVIII/4
Mendelssohn Piano Concerto in A minor
Chopin Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11
Chopin Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21
The jury could limit the performance time established for each category due to organizational reasons.
July 22th, Category B, C, D and first round Category A.
July 25th, final round Category A.
The jury will be composed of relevant personalities from the music scene.
There will be only one First Absolute Prize consisting in a cash award for the pianist obtaining the highest score in each category. In addition, several first, second and third prizes consisting in an acredited diploma may be awarded.
The cash prizes will be the following:
FIPMA students interested in taking part in the competition must pay a fee of € 30 in Category C and D, € 40 in Category B and € 50 in Category A, in addition they should indicate it in the specific space while sending their application form.
Camerata Arcangelo Corelli
Conductor: Santiago de la Riva
malaga international piano festival