IV FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE PIANO DE MÁLAGA

DEL 14 AL 21 DE JULIO DE 2023

RULES AND REGULATIONS

 

 

 

The FIPMA'23 Piano Competition is open to all active FIPMA´23 students and will consist of three categories:

 

A) From 18 years old on.
B) Up to 17 years old, inclusive, until July 16, 2023.
C) Up to 13 years old, inclusive, until July 16, 2023.

 

Participants must register in the corresponding category according to age and in exceptional cases they may request their participation in a higher category.

 

Students who wish to take part in the contest must pay 30 euros as fees.
 

The contest will consist of a semifinal and a final rounds where the participants will perform a free choice repertoire. The time limit for each participant in each category will be:

 

A) 10 minutes semi-final / 20 minutes final
B) 8 minutes semi-final / 16 minutes final
C) 4 minutes semi-final / 8 minutes final
 

The semi-final round will be on July 16 and the final round on July 20.

The jury will decide the contestants who will pass to the final. There will be a maximum of three finalists per category.

The jury may limit the performnace lengh established for each category due to organizational reasons.

There will be as many third, second or first prizes as determined by the jury. All of them will receive an accrediting diploma. Only the First Absolute Prize winner in each category (the contestant with the highest score) will receive a cash prize.

Awards

  • 1st Absolute Prize Category A - 500 euro and diploma 
  • 1st Absolute Prize Category B - 250 euro and diploma 
  • 1st Absolute Prize Category C - 100 euro and diploma 

 

In addition, the jury will award two Special Prizes to two pianists from Malaga. These awards, sponsored by the Foundacion Musical de Malaga, are endowed with two scholarships of 250 euro each.

The scope of action of the Musical Foundation of Malaga is primarily the City of Malaga, exceptionally extensible to its province.

 

Applicants who wish to qualify for this award must meet one of the following requirements:

 

1.- To have been born in Malaga or its province.

2.- Currently studying, or having studied music at a music center or conservatory in Malaga and its province.

 

* Applicants must provide the D.N.I. or certificate from the center where they are or have completed their musical studies in Malaga.

Laureates in previous editions

 

FIPMA'19

 

Category A sponsored by Pilar Mota

First absolute prize

Yu-Chieh Su

 

Category B sponsored by Viajes Salitre

First absolute prize

Ex Aequo 

Anna McCargow

Emily-Jane Luo

 

Category C sponsored by Triarte- Centro de estudios artísticos

First absolute prize

Ex Aequo

Ming Gai Gai

Guillermo Ramírez Ortega

 

Especial prize Fundación Musical de Málaga

Exa equo

Samuel Asencio Zorrilla

Guillermo Ramírez Ortega

 

FIPMA'21

 

Category A sponsored by Unicasa Inmobiliarias

First absolute prize

Adrián Fuentes Flores

 

Category B  sponsored by Gewa Music

First absolute prize

Guillermo Ramírez Ortega

 

Category C sponsored by Centro de Osteopatía and Pilates Axis

First absolute prize

Ex Aequo

Carla Román Vázquez

Deva Mira Sperandio

 

Especial prize Fundación Musical de Málaga

Exa equo

Samuel Asencio Zorrilla

Carlos Luque Méndez

 

FIPMA'22

 

Category A sponsored by Grupo Casaplus

First Absolute prize

Ex aequo

Yundi Xu

Brielle Perez

 

Category B sponsored by Viajes Salitre

First Absolute prize

Ex aequo

Guillermo Ramírez Ortega

Deva Mira Sperandio

Carla Román Vázquez

 

Category C sponsored by Inmobiliaria Unicasa

First Absolute prize

Alexander Tiemroth

 

Especial prize Fundación Musical de Málaga

Guillermo Ramírez Ortega

Hugo Francés Trabalón