The beginning of the Beethoven Competition is - as always - the Welcome Concert with the last years prize winner. After Filippo Gorini, Alberto Ferro is the second Italian who will return to the place of his success of 2017.
- Johann Sebastian Bach: Prelude and Fugue BWV 543 in A minor (arr. Franz Liszt)
- Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata n. 21 op. 53 "Waldstein" in C major
- Franz Liszt: Réminiscences de Norma S. 394
Tickets for the Welcome Concert and the final rounds can be found here: