Saturday - 18 August 2012

 pre Coupe Mondiale Concert: 'Mirco Patarini in Concert'.

  • In cooperation with the "Spoleto Mama Open" and "Spoleto a Colori", the 65th Coupe Mondiale Artistic Director and Honorary Vice President Mirco Patarini, International concert artist and Trophée Mondial de l'Accordéon Winner, proudly appears in concert in his home town of Spoleto.

  • Reception and Dinner will follow, with DJ music.
Sunday - 19 August 2012
 tba  CIA Executive Committee Preliminary Meeting

 pre Coupe Mondiale Concert: 'Samuele Telari in Concert'.

  • Winner of the 2009 and 2010 editions of "Strumenti&Musica Festival" and 2nd Prize Winner of the 2009 CIA Junior Coupe Mondiale in Auckland, New Zealand, Samuele Telari lives in Spoleto. This concert is presented in cooperation with "Tra Arte Musica e Video" - Associazione "La Fortezza".
Monday - 20 August 2012
 All Day  pre arrival of CIA Committees and Attendees
 17.00 - 19.00  CIA Executive Committee Preliminary Meeting

 pre Coupe Mondiale Concert: Una Sinistra and
 ContemporaneaMente Gruppo Danza.

  • Performance featuring "ContemporaneaMente Gruppo Danza" with Arianna De Angelis and Sara Libori from Spoleto.

  • The duo "Una Sinistra", comprises Alexander Selivanov and Yulia Amerikova. Both from Moscow, Russia, Alexander was the winner of 57th CIA Coupe Mondiale in 2004 and in duo with Yulia, the winner of the CIA International Competition for Ensemble Music in 2007.

  • Reception will follow.
 21.00 - 22.30  CIA Executive Committee Meeting with IAC
Tuesday - 21 August 2012
 10.00 - 12.30  Registration (Contestants and Jury) (Opera House)
 09.00 - 10.30  Meeting of CIA Executive Committee (Hotel Clitunno)
 11.00 - 12.30  Meeting of CIA Music Committee (Hotel Clitunno)

 Conference "Music and Culture: Organizational Challenges"

  • Prof. Antonio Corsi, President of the "Tavolo Nazionale for the promotion of Popular Music and Amateur Musicians".
 14.00 - 16.30  128th General Assembly - Opening Session for CIA Members (Hotel Clitunno)
          - CIA Executive Committee
          - CIA Music Committee
          - CIA Premiere and Voting Members
          - CIA Corresponding Members
 14.30 - 17.00  Registration (Contestants and Jury) (Opera House)
 17.00  Contestant Draw for Playing Order (Opera House - Teatro Nuovo)

 Opening Ceremony Concert and Piazzolla Music Award
   (Opera House - Teatro Nuovo)

  • “GIULIANA SOSCIA & PINO JODICE" - Accordion and Piano duo, taking a fascinating voyage through the rhythms of Tango, while offering a Jazz rendering of some compositions by Astor Piazzolla.

  • “PETER SOAVE QUARTET” - concert accordion and bandoneon – music of Astor Piazzolla: Aldo Pagani decided to bring together a group of excellent musicians and friends to celebrate the music of the legendary Maestro Astor Piazzolla in memory of the 20th anniversary of his passing away on 4th July 1992. A tribute to Piazzolla by his closest collaborators and friends, featuring Peter Soave, winner of CIA Coupe Mondiale in 1984.

  • "Astor Piazzolla Music Award" "Aldo Pagani Editore", in the name of Aldo Pagani, producer, publisher and friend of Astor Piazzolla for more than twenty five years, will award this annual International Prize, established in 1993, dedicated to the great Argentine Composer.

  • “CORO ASSOCIAZIONE CULTURALE BISSE” - The "Bisse" Association Choir conducted by M° Claudio Scarabottini, based in Spoleto, will introduce the audience to the popular traditions of the World through music.
Wednesday - 22 August 2012
 08.00  Mandatory Meeting for all CIA Adjudicators (all adjudicators in all categories)
 (Teatro 17 September in the Opera House)
 09.00  65th Coupe Mondiale - Round I
 09.15  Junior Coupe Mondiale - Round I
 12.00 - 13.45  Lunch
 14.00  65th Coupe Mondiale - Round I
 14.00  Junior Coupe Mondiale - Round I
 19.00 - 20.00  Dinner
 19.30  Junior International Competition for Virtuoso Entertainment Music - Round I
Thursday - 23 August 2012
 09.00  Masters Cuope Mondiale
 09.15  Junior Coupe Mondiale - Round II
 12.00 - 14.00  Lunch
 14.00  Masters Cuope Mondiale
 14.00  Junior Coupe Mondiale - Round II
 17.00 - 18.30  World Accordion Orchestra VI - Preliminary Rehearsal
 19.00 - 20.00  Dinner
 21.00  International Competition for Virtuoso Entertainment Music - Round I
Friday - 24 August 2012
 09.00  65th Coupe Mondiale - Round II
 09.30  Junior International Competition for Virtuoso Entertainment Music - Round II
 12.00 - 14.00  Lunch
 14.00  International Competition for Virtuoso Entertainment Music - Round II
 14.00  International Competition for Ensemble Music
 15.45  International Competition for Digital Accordion
 17.00 - 19.00  World Accordion Orchestra VI - Final Rehearsal (mandatory for all members)
 19.00 - 20.00  Dinner

 Grand Orchesta Concert and Paolo Soprani Award

    "Fisorchestra Luciano Fancelli" Conductor: M° Marco Gatti
    Founded in 1989, the orchestra aims to promote the music around the world of the composer Luciano Fancelli, from Umbria.
    Direttore: M° Marco Gatti - Fondata nel 1989, l’orchestra si propone di diffondere le musiche del compositore umbro in tutto il mondo.

    "Orquestra de Acoreon de Brusque" Conductor: M° Bruno Moritz. Coming all the way from Santa Catarina State to Spoleto, to present their traditional music of southern Brazil.
    Direttore: M° Bruno Moritz - Da Santa Catarina a Spoleto per interpretare musiche tradizionali del Sud del Brasile.

    The ensemble, based in Moldova, comprising seven accordions, bass, piano and drums, will perform famous pieces from the classic, popular and jazz repertoire.
    L’ensemble di origine Moldova, composto da sette fisarmoniche, un contrabbasso, un pianoforte e una batteria, si esibirà in alcuni famosi brani del repertorio classico, leggero e jazz.

  • Premio "Paolo Soprani" Now in its third edition, the Paolo Soprani prize will be awarded by Mirco Soprani, Mayor of Castelfidardo, and Vincenzo Canali, President of the nternational Accordion Museum of Castelfidardo.
    Consegna del Premio “Paolo Soprani” - Consegneranno ilriconoscimento: Mirco Soprani, Sindaco della città di Castelfirdardo e Vincenzo Canali, Presidente del Museo Internazionale della Fisarmonica di Castelfidardo.

    Conducted by M° Torsten Petzold, the German accordion orchestra will play a variety of classical pieces, original compositions and arrangements from well known repertoire.

    Direttore: M° Torsten Petzold - L’orchestra di fisarmonica tedesca interpreterà brani classici, composizioni originali e progressive accordino music.

    Conductors: M° Joan Sommers and M° Torsten Petzold. Founded by Joan C. Sommers for the CIA, for the sixth time, competitors in the Coupe Mondiale, delegates, friends and members of the Jury will join together forming the largest Accordion Orchestra in the world.

    Direttore: Torsten Petzold & Joan C. Sommers I concorrenti della Coupe Mondiale, i delegati e i membri della giuria suoneranno insieme sul palco del Teatro Nuovo – Giancarlo Menotti.
Saturday - 25 August 2012
 09.00  65th Coupe Mondiale - Round III
 12.00 - 13.30  Lunch
 14.15 - 15.45

 128th General Assembly - Closing Session for CIA Members and Ratification of Results
          - CIA Executive Committee
          - CIA Music Committee
          - CIA Premiere and Voting Members
          - CIA Corresponding Members
          - CIA Guests

 17.00  Prizegiving Ceremony and Awards Ceremony
 19.00 - 20.00  Dinner

 Closing Ceremony Concert

  • NENAD IVANOVIC (Serbia) Winner of the 2011 Coupe Mondiale in Shanghai, China in concert.

    ESIBIZIONE DI NENAD IVANOVIC (Serbia) vincitore della 64° Coupe Mondiale.

  • Winners of the 65th Coupe Mondiale.


    Orchestra da camera "Giuseppe Tartini" - based in Latina, the orchestra is one of the most important in Italy, cooperating with many famous musicians like Donato Renzetti, Katia Ricciarelli, Maria Dragoni, Luis Bacalov (Premio Oscar), Mariella Devja and Viktoria Mullova. Among their most significant performances, was their extraordinary concert at the Vatican for the fifth centenary of the laying of foundation stone of the Basilica di San Pietro.
    Conductor: M° Marco Gatti - Conductor and composer, he studied with Guido Baggiani and Matteo D'Amico, and then with Franco Donatoni. His work as a conductor is very vast, working with orchestras across Europe and with great musicians such as Bruno Canino, Sandro Verzani, Gianluca Littera and I Solisti della Scala. Even as a composer his work is very diverse, writing both Symphonic music and for the Theater. He is Professor of Composition at the Italian University.
    Soloist: M° Vladimir Zubitsky - Accordion Soloist, Composer and Conductor, he won the CIA Coupe Mondiale in 1975. Famous worldwide for his outstanding compositions for accordion solo, strings, orchestra, ballet and opera, he will perform some of his own compositions with pianist Natalia Zubitskaia and the Orchestra "G. Tartini", under the direction of M° Marco Gatti.
Sunday - 26 August 2012
 All Day  Free time for departure/sightseeing

 Saluto in Jazz - Antonio Spaccarotella

  • Farewell Jazz concert with renowned Italian accordionist Antonio Spaccarotella.

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