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25th International Piano Competition
Mauro Paolo Monopoli Prize – LIVE Edition 2022

The 25th International Piano Competition ‘Mauro Paolo Monopoli Prize’ will take place from 18th to 22nd May 2022 live at the wonderful Curci Theatre in Barletta – Italy. The Final will be with Soundiff-Diffrazioni Sonore Orchestra.
For the 2022 Edition the Competition provides Total Prizes for 18.000 Euros and 10 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  April 30, 2022.
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 1986 and before 1st January 2006.
The 2022 Jury will be announced not later than the end of March 2022 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),Polina Sasko (Ukraina) and Maria Narodytska (Ukraina), Kwon Kisuk (South Korea).