Application process for Euterpe Competitions to end May 9
May 9, 2011 is the postmark deadline for applications to the competitions organized by the Cultural and Music Association "Euterpe" - the 5th International Piano Competition and the 13th International Music Competition. Both competitions will take place in a beautiful Puglia region in southern Italy bordering the Adriatic and the Ionian seas.
Led by Italian pianist and composer Francesco De Santis, the competitions are aimed at both beginners and advanced musicians. The 13th Music Competition "Euterpe" starts on May 27 and is open to musicians of all ages and nationalities. However, participants are carefully divided into eight age categories and perform in an instrument-related section. The 5th International Piano Competition "Euterpe" starts on June 1. It is intended for more advanced pianists not older than 40 and includes two rounds of recital program. The closing ceremony and the final concert will conclude both Euterpe competitions on June 5, 2011.