Dear Friends,

After the success of the first edition, we have the pleasure to inform you that the second edition of the Paul Badura-Skoda International Piano Competition will take place from September 10-16, 2012. The competition will be held in the Auditori Josep Carreras, Vila-seca (Tarragona), Spain.

The legendary Maestro Paul Badura-Skoda will be presiding a jury of internationally recognized pianists and pedagogues. The rules, program and application forms can be found on our website:

Please don't hesitate to contact us with any further questions you may have. Our email address is:

We are looking forward to having you as a participant in this great event. We would be very grateful if you accept to spread this information among as many interested young pianists you may know.

With kind regards,

Pierre Réach (artistic director)
Karst de Jong (general director)