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24th International Piano Competition
Mauro Paolo Monopoli Prize – Restart Edition 2021

The 24th International Piano Competition ‘Mauro Paolo Monopoli Prize’ will take place from August 20 to August 23, 2021 with on line Preliminary Stage and from September 30 to October 3, 2021 live at Curci Theatre in Barletta – Italy for the Semifinal and Final Stage.
For the 2021 Edition the Competition provides Total Prizes for 20.000 Euros and 8 Concerts offered by NUOVO IMAIE and the sponsors Buzzi Unicem, Fondazione Megamark-Onlus and doc. ing. Luca Dimiccoli.
The Competion will have no Application Fee for the Contestants.
The deadline for sending the Application form  August 9, 2021.
We have important support from the Town of Barletta, the Apulia Region and the del the National Ministry of Culture, 

The Competition is open to the pianists born after 1st January 1985 and before 1st January 2005.
The Jury will be announced not later than the end of July 2021 and will be composed of famous musicians coming from all the world.
The Winners of the previous Editions of the MPM IPC are successful artists all over the world, like Oliver Kern (Germany), Roberto Corlianò (Italy), Tchen Tzu-Yi (Taiwan), Kimberly Chen (U.S.A.), Anna Vinnitskaja (Russia), Yusuke Kikuchi (Japan), Vadim Ageev (Russia),Stanislav Khristenko (Russia), Yumi Sato (Japan), Scipione Sangiovanni (Italy), Galina Chistyakova (Russia), Alexander Panfilov (Russia), Anna Zaychenko (Russia), Ye Seul Kim (South Korea), Woo Jin Kim (South Korea),Evgeny Starodubtsev (Russia), Bartek Sklodowsky (Poland) and Polina Sasko (Ukraina)