General information

Some tips

How to reach Vercelli

 

If you arrive by plane:

 

  • Milan Malpensa Airport: shuttle bus to Novara railway station; Novara-Vercelli train. Alternatively: train Milano Malpensa-Milano Centrale and then Milano Centrale-Vercelli
  • Turin Caselle Airport: shuttle bus to Turin Porta Nuova or Turin Porta Susa railway station; Turin-Vercelli train
  • Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport: shuttle bus to Milano Centrale station; Milan Central-Vercelli train
  • NB: Milan Linate Airport is closed until 27 October 2019.

 

If you arrive by train:

 

Vercelli railway station is on the Turin-Milan-Venice and Vercelli-Pavia routes.

 

If you arrive by car:

 

Vercelli is served by A26 motorway and has two exits: Vercelli Ovest and Vercelli Est. 

 

 

Visa

 

Any applicants requiring a visa must indicate this on the application form. The Competition’s Office will send the Italian diplomatic representation in their Country a letter of invitation.

 

 

Venue

 

Teatro Civico di Vercelli

Address: via Monte di Pietà 15- Vercelli

Capacity: 746

Opened: 1815

 

ATTENTION: It is compulsory to register by 3 pm on 9 October 2019 at the Competition Secretariat and present yourself at the Opening Ceremony at 6 pm at Teatro Civico.

 

 

Rehearsal on stage

 

Please refer to the Secretary’s office at your arrival to fix your rehearsal on stage before the first round.

 

 

Practice facilities

 

During the Competition candidates can practice in rooms with piano at Teatro Civico, at Vallotti Music School and at some private families’ houses that will give the opportunity to the candidates to practice.

 

 

Prize ceremony

 

The prize ceremony will be delivered on the stage of Teatro Civico on October 19th 2019 at the end of the Jury’s decisions during the final.

 

 

Accommodation

 

  1. Host families

For your reservation please refer to the Secretary of the Viotti Competition.

 

  1. Hostel at Vallotti Music School

8 double rooms for 10 euros per bed. For booking, please refer to the Secretariat of the Viotti Competition.

 

  1. Hotels with a special agreement with Viotti Music Competition

For the following hotels, please do not use booking.com, Trivago, etc. booking sites. Make a reservation directly at the Hotel.

 

HOTEL MODO***

Piazza Medaglie d’Oro, 21 – 13100 Vercelli

Tel. : (39) 0161.217.300 – Fax : (39) 0161.58.325

e-mail : modohotel@virgilio.it

Website: http://www.modohotel.com/

€. 45 Single room

€. 66 Double room

Buffet breakfast included

You can make the reservation sending an email. You should mention that you are a candidate of the Viotti Competition.

 

VERCELLI PALACE HOTEL ****

Via Tavallini, 29 – 13100 Vercelli

Tel. +39.0161.300900

Email: info@vercellipalacehotel.it

Website: http://www.vercellipalacehotel.it

€. 55 Camera singola (prima colazione inclusa)

€. 75 Camera doppia (prima colazione inclusa)

€ 85 Camera tripla (prima colazione inclusa)

You can make the reservation sending an email. You should mention that you are a candidate of the Viotti Competition.

 

  1. Other Hotels in Vercelli

 

HOTEL IL GIARDINETTO ***

Via L. Sereno, 3 – Vercelli

Tel. +39 328.8779949

Email: giardi.dan@libero.it 

Website: http://www.giardinettohr.com 

 

HOTEL CINZIA***

Corso Magenta, 71, 13100 Vercelli

Tel. : (39) 0161.253.585 – (39)  0161.253.857 – Fax (39) 0161.253.752

Email: info@hotel-cinzia.com 

Website: http://www.hotel-cinzia.com/

 

HOTEL MATTEOTTI***

Corso Matteotti 35 – 13100 Vercelli

tel. (39) 0161.211.840

fax (39) 0161.207.238

Email: info@hotelmatteotti.it

Website: https://hotel-matteotti-vercelli.hotelmix.it/