The edition 2018 of the International piano competition of Friuli Venezia Giulia carried out last spring with a participation of 84 competitors from 24 countries around the world. Competitors tested himself on three solo rounds with obligatory pieces (with the assignment of Special Prizes) and they brought the bests to an execution of a free program, therefore reserved to the best three finalists the final round: the concert with orchestra, presented on Friday, the 11th of May with the Mihail Jora Orchestra form Bacau (Romania), conduced by M. Ovidiu Balan.

Very prestigious were the pianists called to compose the Jury of the Competition chaired by Ms. Dubravka Tomšič Srebotnjak (Slovenia) with Carles lama (Spain), Massimo Gon (Italy), Boris Bloch (Ukraine), Johannes Kropfitsch (Austria), Ick – Choo Moon (South Korea) and Fu Hong (China).