Póvoa de Varzim

14th International Composition Competition

The Póvoa de Varzim International Music Festival (FIMPV) announces the fourteenth edition of the Póvoa de Varzim International Competition for Composition (CICPV), with the objective of rewarding composers born from December 1, 1985.

The jury will be constituted by António Victorino d’Almeida (President), Alexandre Delgado and Carlos Azevedo.

The ensemble invited for the 2021 edition will be the Darcos Ensemble with the following instrumentation:

  • 2 violins
  • 2 violas
  • 2 violoncellos
  • piano
  • percussion (1 performer)

The Candidates may propose, but always in consultation with the CICPV team, the percussion instruments to be used in the piece.

The deadline for delivery of the works ends on 25th May 2021, with the finalist works being announced on 5th June.

Detailed information here.


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