Competition Διαγωνισμός



The Percussive Arts Society Greece Chapter

Announces the

“2nd International Percussion Competition for Young Soloists”

The Competition will take place in Patras from 1 to 9 September 2012
at the Old Municipal Hospital,
during the
International Festival “Days of Percussion 2012”.

The Competition is divided into six sections:

Keyboard Percussion


Snare Drum


Greek Traditional Percussion

Afro-Cuban Percussion

The competition is also divided into 3 categories:

Junior Level – maximum 15 years old (born after 10 Sep.1997)
Medium Level – maximum 22 years old (born after 10 Sep.1990)
Advanced Level – maximum 28 years old (born after 10 Sep.1984)


Each level has two rounds (Eliminatory and Final)


The Prizes for the competition are offered by sponsors. All the laureates will be awarded with a PAS Greece Competition Diploma and will have the opportunity to perform in a concert during the Festival.



This page will be updated regularly with more info, so check back in a few days

      update 02/10/2011 - Competition announced
      update 25/11/2011 - Competition Rules added
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      update 08/12/2011 - Greek Traditional section announced
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      update 01/06/2012 - Detailed Programme of the Festival announced HERE
      update 02/07/2012 - Competition Registrations CLOSED
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