Eliminatory Round

Program of free choice with more than 10 minutes and less than 12 minutes in length. In this qualifying round, Participants must play at least one work of a Spanish composer.


Semifinal Round

-Program of free choice with more than 15 minutes and less than 17 minutes in length. 

If you want participate in the PRIZE FOR THE BEST PERFORMANCE IN THE CONTEMPORARY MUSIC "Manuel de Falla" (see list of prizes)

-Compulsory piece: "OBSCURA E INTIMA"* by the Spanish composer Marco Smaili. The piece is published by Les Productions D'oz / Doberman Yppan.


IMPORTANTE: This special prize could be get for any semifinalist. It is not obligatory to be on the Final round.  

*Winner of the III International Composition Competition "Manuel de Falla" 2018. We have a recording of this piece in case you will need it please contact at this email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Final Round (up to 4 contestants) 

In the final phase of the competition, the Participants will perform a repertoire of free choice with more than 20 minutes and less than 24 minutes in length. The program will be different from that played during the Eliminatory and Semifinal Round and must include at least one work from the Spanish repertoire.