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Wednesday 10th July PRESS CONFERENCE for the great summer events promoted by the Ensemble Serenissima Association in collaboration with the Municipality of Sacile, with the support of the Region and the Friuli Foundation and the collaboration of numerous Italian and foreign partners, including Pro Sacile, Orchestra La Serenissima:

XXIII FVG International Music Meeting - Sacile Estate Musicale, from 15 July to 5 August

IV International Composition Prize SEM 2019, award ceremony on 26 July


The Committee of the international competition "IV International Composition Prize SEM 2019", composed by DANIELE ZANETTOVICH (President - Italy), GILBERTO BOSCO (Italy), DIMITRI CERVO (Brazil), FERRER FERRÁN (Spain), DONALD SOSIN (USA) after a careful evaluation, a thorough examination and a mutual opinions exchange and observations on the scores, decided to award the FIRST PRIZE to the composition:


MO(UVE)MENT MUSICAUX by Andrej Goričar (Slovenia).


The composition will be performed on July 26th during the symphonic concert of the XXIII FVG International Music Meeting.

The Ensemble Serenissima association wishes to thank all those who participated.

High patronage of the European Parliament

With particular satisfaction, the Ensemble Serenissima Association announces that the symphonic concert of the orchestra of the XXIII FVG Music Meeting, in which there will also be the award ceremony for the "IV International Composition Prize SEM 2019" received the high patronage of the European Parliament. On 11 April, President Antonio Tajani sent a personal letter to the headquarters of the Association with which he approved the High Patronage of the European Parliament. This patronage is granted every year to a limited number of quality events that are not for profit and have a clear European dimension.



The Association Ensemble Serenissima was founded in 1983,  with the aim to spread the musical culture and create a new music circuit based on excellence of young musicians, making them protagonists in Italy and in the world, giving also contributed to the popularization of the musical heritage.


Associazione Ensemble Serenissima of Sacile (PN) - Italy, in collaboration with Pizzicato Verlag Helvetia publishing house, announces the fourth edition of the International Competition of Composition "IV INTERNATIONAL COMPOSITION PRIZE – SEM 2019”. The winning composition will be receive  a cash prize, it will be performed by the FVG International Music Meeting Orchestra during the final orchestra concert, which will take place in July 2019, and it will be published by Pizzicato Verlag Helvetia publishing house.

Call for works

The competition is open to musicians of all nationalities with no age limit.

The submitted composition, must be unreleased for orchestra without soloists, unpublished and never performed before in public concerts, radio or television nor awarded in any other composition competitions. Reed more