The XXV Edition of the “2 Agosto” International Composing Competition has been announced

Applications for the 2019 Edition must be submitted online only, at

Online application deadline: June 30th, 2019, at midnight GMT.

First Prize: € 6,000
Second Prize: € 3,000
Third Prize: € 2,000

The winning scores will be performed live in Bologna on August 2nd 2019, as one of the commemorative events held in memory of the victims of the massacres.

Scores submission does not involve any charges: participation in the competition is free of any application fee.

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“Three for Three”, this new work will open Concorso 2 Agosto next concert

“Three for Three”, this new work will open Concorso 2 Agosto next concert.Concorso 2 Agosto commissioned this new concerto for three soloists to the three winners of the Veretti Prize, organized by the Scuola di Musica di Fiesole - Fondazione O.N.L.U.S.: Benedetta Zamboni, Jacopo Aliboni and Federico Torri. Each of them will compose a movement of this three part soloist and orchestra Concerto. In each movement the soloist will be one of the three selected by the competition announcement.

And the Winners are..

The Jury meeting of the International Composing Competition "2 Agosto" concluded - the XXII Edition of the contest is dedicated to scores for ballet scenes.