The drawing of letters to decide which participants will open Stage I of the Stanisław Moniuszko International Competition of Polish Music took place at the Artur Malawski Podkarpacka Philharmonic Hall in Rzeszów on 2 July 2019.
The ceremony was presided over by the Director of the Competition and the Director of the Institute of Music and Dance Mr Maxymilian Bylicki. The letters were drawn by the Director of the Artur Malawski Podkarpacka Philharmonic in Rzeszów Prof. Marta Wierzbieniec.
Letter „S” was drawn for both categories of the Competition, which means that the auditions in both categories will start with the participant or the ensemble whose (family) name starts with letter „S".
The schedule of the performances in Stage I in both categories can be found at the website of the Competition.
Drawing of the letter in Category I – pianists
Drawing of the letter in Category II – chamber ensembles