Shkodër, May 23-26, 2024

The Municipality of Shkodër and the Cultural Center “Pjetër Gaci” – Shkodër, organize the 28th edition of the international competition for young interpreters of classical music “Pjetër Gaci”.

The competition will take place on May 23, 24, 25, 2024, and on May 26, 2024, there will be the final night with the best performers from which the winners of the major prizes will emerge.

This activity is open to solo performers aged 7 to 23 from Albania and beyond, divided into categories according to age groups in the specialties: piano; strings; percussion and wind instruments; guitar; accordion and singing.

The organizing group of the competition: Artistic Director: Lorenc Radovani Artistic Consultant: Bardhyl Hysa Organizational Director: Dritan Mlika

Competition Juries:

1. Piano / Accordion

  • Nikola Vučković
  • Etleva Kolnikaj
  • Amir Xhakoviq


2. Strings / Guitar

  • Bujar Sykja
  • Anton Kaftalli
  • Gjulian Bytyçi


3. Percussion and Wind Instruments / Singing

  • Sokol Saraçi
  • Rita Ranko 
  • Fatbardh Gashi

of competitors

The registration deadline is until May 21, 2024.

Registration is done by completing the form and paying the registration fee of 1000 lek (or 10 Euros).