We welcome you to Italy Percussive Arts Society!

The Days of Percussion Italy & Italy Percussion Competition.

...are organized by the Italy Percussive Arts Society since 2003. Our events are about music, art, sharing & the love to percussion. 2015 we started to organize the PAW-Contest - the "Percussive Arts Web Contest". To find out more about who "we" are, about "why" we are doing this & about our vision regarding our work please read more about us.

We are looking forward to the 17th editions of our "Percussion Competition" and "Days of Percussion Italy" 24th to 29th September 2019

The 16th edition of the international Italy Percussion Competition! Five categories from Marimba to Vibraphone, Timpani, Snare Drum to Composition. There will be one week full of music. Six juries each with three international percussion masters. Be part of that world-famous Italy PAS competition. Experience percussion-culture at its best! - framed by the Days of Percussion Italy - in Montesilvano - Pescara. Click for more info!

Simultaneously along with competition the festival - The Days of Percussion Italy takes place. International recognized artists perform concerts, hold masterclasses & clinics and get in touch with you. There is a big showroom full of new instruments, mallets, sticks, scores. You meet publishers, composers, drummer, people and percussionists from all over the world! Click for more info!

The first Edition of the PAW-Contest - the Percussive Arts Web Contest - which is going to cover two categories: A a category for ensemble duo and a category for esemble - from trio to sextett. The first-place-winners will perform at the opening of dop.it Find out more about it.

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