Santander's International Piano Competition is one of the most important cultural events to take place in the city. The competition is held every summer in July and August. It was set up in 1972 by Paloma O'Shea, and talented young musicians come from all over the world to take part. Competing in the event guarantees significant international prestige and participants may also be awarded grants to continue their studies by the Fundacíon de Isaac Albeniz, which organizes the event.
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