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

The applications for the 2016 Edition can be submitted online only.
Deadline of the on-line application:  June 5, 2016 at 12 midnight GMT.





First Prize: € 5,000
Second Prize: € 2,500
Third Prize: € 1,500
The winning scores will be performed live in Bologna on 2nd August 2016, as one of the commemorative events held in memory of the victims of the massacres.
The sending of scores and participation in the Competition does not require any subscription fee.
The XXII Edition of the International Composing Competition “2 Agosto” is dedicated to scores intended to illustrate a ballet scene.
The composer will freely choose the theme of such scene, which, in any case, will have to be inspired by beliefs and feelings of solidarity and peace. The winning scores will be choreographed and set up by the competition itself during the Competition concluding night.