South America Division

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2023 IPPA Conero International Piano Competition

Preliminary Round: April-May, 2023

Application Fee:
Argentina:  2.000 pesos argentinos
Paraguay: 215.000 guaranies

Application and Video upload deadline: 

Argentina: May 31st, 2023

Paraguay: May 31st, 2023


Repertoire: Please check out the general information page. 

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  • Candidates who qualify for the IPPA Outstanding Pianist Showcase can proceed directly to the semifinal round
  • Candidates who made to the 2022 final round are qualified to proceed directly to the semifinal round.
  • Every participant in preliminary round will receive digital certificate and comments from the judge.   

Semifinal Round: May-June, 2023

Application fee:
Argentina: 8.000 pesos argentinos
Paraguay: 430.000 guaranies
Location and dates: TBA

Final Round: July 30th-July 31st , 2023

Address: Via S Stefano, 1, 62019 Recanati MC, Italy

Online Finalists: June 20th-30th, 2023
For finalists who participate virtually, the IPPA Conero team will schedule a performance time with them. Available times will fall between June 20th -30th. No pre-recording allowed, it will be a live performance. 

Application fee: 150 USD for Young Artist Category/ 180 USD for Professionals and Chamber  group
Online Application Fee: 100 USD

Hosted by: International Piano Professionals Association

Supported by:   IPPA South America Division

2022 Finalist

Genesis Victoria Irala Pizurno

Juan Pablo Carrillo Fretes

Joanna Yong-An Chen

Raffaella Fornera Boggino

Valentina Navarro

Lucía Fiorella Baranda Rivarola

Coral Laguado

Hanrui Zhang 

Emilia Sanchez-Decotto

 Jose Miguel Gomez Centeno

Gabriela Mongelós (Group B:15-17)

María Paz Molinas Gómez(Group A: 18-32)

Milagros Boso Galli (Group A: 18-32)


2022 Photos