About Viseu International Guitar and Piano Competition

From 26 to 29 of April 2017, we held the 2nd Viseu International Piano Competition and will award 13.500€ in prizes. The sign up period end on April 15, you can check our rules and regulations here and enroll here.

This bi-annual competition started in 2014 and it’s interspersed with the Viseu International Guitar Competition. Together they intend to bring the city some of the world class talent to Portugal and award the best of the best.

1st Viseu Internacional Guitar Competition Winners (2014)

1st Prize – Xavier Jara (U.S.A)
2nd Prize – Bogdan Mihailescu (Romenia)
3rd Prize – Marko Topchii (Ukraine) e Jérémy Peret (France)
Audience Award – Marko Topchii (Ukraine)

1st Viseu Internacional Piano Competition Winners (2015)

1st Prize – Aristo Sham (Hong Kong)
2nd Prize – Jiacheng Xiong (China)
3rd Prize – DongJun Miao (China)
Audience Award – Jiacheng Xiong (China)
Best Portuguese Pianist – Vasco Dantas Rocha (Portugal)

2nd Viseu Internacional Guitar Competition Winners (2016)

1st Prize – Davide Giovanni Tomasi (Italy)
2nd Prize – Marko Topchii (Ukraine)
3rd Prize – Raphael Feuillatre (France)
Audience Award – Davide Giovanni Tomasi (Italy)
Best Portuguese Guitarist – Ruben Bettencourt (Portugal)