PIF2020 Special Prizes

TOTAL PRIZE MONEY
€ 30.000,00
in scholarships, special awards and concerts

Premio Category
  • Concert to the winner: Vilnius (Lituania) 
    partner International Accordion Festival Vilnius (art dir Raimondas Sviackevicius)
  • Concert to the winner: Mons (Belgio) 
    partner Accordéon-nous.org (art dir Olivier Douyez)
  • Concert to the winner: Trophy Mondial C.M.A. CMA
    partner Confederation Mondiale de l’Accordeon
    (pres. Frederic Deschamps)
  • Concert to the winner: Alcobaça (Portogallo) 
    partner Semana Internacional do Acordeão (art dir Anibal Freire)
  • Concert to the winner: Kragujevac (Serbia) 
    partner International Festival of Accordion Artists
  • Scholarship: EURO 500 
    partner Accordions Worldwide in advertising/site, to the first prize winner
  • Scholarship: EURO 500 
    partner Luma-Suite, purchase vouchers for their products, to the first prize winner
  • Concert with Philarmonic Orchestra of Calabria (Nocera Terinese, Italy)
    partner P.I Tchaikovsky Conservatory (dir Filippo Arlia, art coordinator Antonio Spaccarotella)
Master Category
  • Concert to the winner: San Vincenzo La Costa (Italy)
    partner International Accordion Festival (mus. dir Pietro Pardino) 
  • Concert: Roma (Italia)
    partner Contemporary Accordion Festival (S.Cecilia) to the Italian competitor chosen by the jury (art dir Massimiliano Pitocco)
  • Concert: Ascoli Piceno (Italia)
    partner International Music Festival Ascolipicenofestival to the Italian competitor chosen by the jury (art dir Emanuela Antolini)
 Classical Ensemble Category
  • Scholarship: EURO 300 “Gervasio Marcosignori” 
    partner Bugari Armando Accordions, to the first prize winner
 Classical Composition Category
  • Obligatory piece of  PREMIO category
    partner PIF 2019, to the first prize winner 
  • Ars Spoletium Music Editions
    professional recording and distribution for the catalog of an artistic project selected among the top three composers
Virtuoso Senior Category
  • Concert: Montmagny (Quebec-Canada) 
    partner Carrefour Mondial de L’Accordéon to the competitor chosen by the jury (art dir Raynald Ouellet)
  • Concert to the winner: Potenza Picena (Italia) 
    partner “Associazione Amici della Musica”,  Potenza Picena to the Italian competitor chosen by the jury
Virtuoso Junior Category
  • Concert to the winner: Castelfidardo (Italia) 
    partner Museo Internazionale of the Accordion, Castelfidardo to the Italian competitor chosen by the jury (dir. Christian Riganelli)
World Ensemble Category
  • Scholarship: EURO 200 “Dino Baffetti”
    partner Baffetti Accordion, to the first prize winner
  • A professional microphone system
    partner Master-Midi electronic systems, to the first prize winner
World Senior Category
  • Concert to the winner: Castelfidardo (Italia) 
    partner Museo Internazionale of the Accordion, Castelfidardo to the Italian competitor chosen by the jury (dir. Christian Riganelli)
Jazz Category
  • Concert: Castelfidardo (Italia)
    partner Jazz Accordion Festival, Castelfidardo to the Italian competitor chosen by the jury (art dir Simone Zanchini)
  • Scholarship: EURO 300 in memory of “Mario Moreschi”
    partner Pasco Italia Accordion, the first prize winner
Paolo Soprani Award
  • Trophy by “Renzo Romagnoli”
    partner Proloco Castelfidardo
Astor Piazzolla Award
  • Scholarship: EURO 300, Aldo Pagani Award
    in collaboration with Pagani Music Editions.
    The prize will be awarded at the discretion of the jury.

  • Concert: Astor Piazzolla Academy (City of Paola, Italy)
    to the best classified “Italian Solo” candidate (pres. Antonio Spaccarotella)