You play at the world’s largest accordion event
It is the desire of every accordionist to own an instrument built in Castelfidardo and to play in the most important accordion temple in the world.
The PIF OPEN STAGE initiative, as now happens in many international events, offers
From Friday to Sunday three days of quality with Ayom, Juan D’Arienzo and Cantamaggio
An inclusive and explosive Wow folk festival, a burst of energy that returns to envelop the city with a transversal program in genres, contents and guests’ origins. Three days of quality and free shows, under the aegis of the International Accordion Award, set by the Department of Culture from Friday to Sunday to fill the square with sounds, vibrations and experiences. But not only. This third edition will have
The victory in the composition competition category for Accordion and Symphony Orchestra goes to Bosnia and Herzegovina, with the podium completed by Italy and France. Reversing the forecasts, as many as 17 compositions also came from Russia, France, Poland, Portugal and the Czech Republic.
Today the world of accordion literature is richer and once again the PIF of Castelfidardo is confirmed in the middle of the accordion’s world.
“I am very satisfied for the work of esteemed colleagues and the level of work received. I am sure that…
The winning melody will be the mandatory piece 2019
The Subscriptions for the #Classic Composition Category of Castelfidardo ended last April 30th, with an excellent turnout of candidates that, respecting to the voting in progress,
The PIF 2019 proposes this year a main theme “Once upon a time … the accordion and the world of fairy tales” to intrigue and attract new generations to the accordion and the whole reed family. The past generation lived the instrument as something “extremely” popular, a sensation unknown to today’s young people who do not know it at all. The idea of making a “drawing” competition seemed perfect because
The PIF doesn’t rest on the success of the last edition with 19 new compositions for Fisarmonica and Strings orchestra.
The works that combine the classical accordion with the symphony orchestra are certainly among the formations still little explored by composers.
The close communication with the international schools and the opening to all the musical genres of the 2018 edition, have been confirmed as winning arme. A large number of members and many appreciations, mean that the regulation is solid and effective. For the 2019 edition the basic plant will be
CLASSICAL CATEGORY “COMPOSITION”
NO AGE LIMIT
In order to encourage the creation of new repertoires, composers are invited to write a work for ACCORDION & ORCHESTRA, freely inspired by the theme of