The President of the Jury has been announced

The Concorso 2 Agosto is proud to announce the President of the Jury for the XXVII International Composing Competition, will be Ivan Fedele.

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The board of Judges will be announced soon on

The Twenty-seventh Edition of the “2 Agosto” International Composing Competition” is promoted by the “Teatro Comunale di Bologna”, by the “Associazione tra i Familiari Vittime Della Strage Alla Stazione di Bologna del 2 Agosto 1980”, and by the “Comitato di Solidarietà alle Vittime delle Stragi”.

The Competition is open to musicians of all nationalities, who were born after the 31st December 1986.

The XXVII Edition of the International Composing Competition “2 Agosto” is dedicated to scores for orchestra, without the addition of solo instruments.

Competitors are requested to bear in mind that one of the main aims of the Competition is the live performance of the winning scores in Bologna, Piazza Maggiore. Therefore the Jury will not take into consideration either scores unsuitable for open-air performance – even if through an appropriate amplification.

Read more about the 2021 Edition.