About the project


DATE AND PLACE: 05-06.02.2018r., The W. Kossakowa State Music School of the 1st and 2nd degree in Sanok

Organizer: Podkarpacka Foundation for the Development of Culture

The International Piano Competition „Young Virtuoso" is a part of the project International Piano Forum „Bieszczady without boundaries”. The aim of the Competition is to present artistic achievements and to motivate for the further development of pupils from music schools. The competition's value will be a unique Jury, that consists of teaching staff from schools, gathered by the 6th Master School of Piano Pedagogy under the direction of prof. Viera Nosina i prof. Andrzej Tatarski. Thanks to such an organization, auditions will be characterised by an atmosphere not only of professionalizm, but also of kindness. To the best performers Jury will grant the proper titles of „Golden Virtuoso", „Silver Virtuoso" or „Brown Virtouso”.


1. The competition auditions

The program covers two freely selected pieces lasting from 3 to 10 min, which are erformed from memory.

Auditions will be held in the Concert Hall of the W. Kossakowa State Music School of the1st and 2nd degree  in Sanok 
on 05.02.2018 at 9:30 a.m.

The competition is divided into two age groups.

2. The Laureates' Concert

On 06.02.2018 at 3:30 p.m.  will be held The Laureates' Concert of the 9th International Piano Competition „Young Virtuoso” in the Concert Hall of the W. Kossakowa State Music School of the1st and 2nd degree  in Sanok .

Awards and diplomas will be handed out by prof. Viera Nosina, prof. Andrzej Tatarski and by prof. Jarosław Drzewiecki.

The jury of the competition:

Chairman of the Jury – prof. Viera Nosina & prof. Andrzej Tatarski

Members of the Jury – participants of the 7th Master School of Piano Pedagogy 2018

Applications for participation shall be done by filling up application form on the website and making the payment of 150 PLN within 7 days from the date of registration.