An Experience You Will Remember

The United States International Duo Piano Competition (USIDPC) is the #1 duo competition in the world. The unforgettable setting and exceptional performances are sure to be a highlight of your students' performance career.

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The Broadmoor Hotel

The BROADMOOR Hotel is a 5-star Colorado Springs resort is located on 3,000 lush acres under the shadow of Cheyenne Mountain. The resort offers an award-winning spa, fitness center, two swimming pools, three outdoor hot tubs, children's programs, and more.

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Top Duo Competition in the World

The USIDPC welcomes performers of all ages and levels and attracts some of the top international talent to our professional competition.

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Now Accepting 2018-2019 USIDPC Applications! Early Decision Deadline: (Professionals) October 10, 2018, (Youth) October 20, 2018; Regular Decision Deadline: November 15, 2018.

On behalf of the United States International Duo Piano Competition (USIDPC) and the Staff of The Broadmoor Hotel, you are cordially invited to enter your students in the top international duo competition in the world. The 2019 event will be held January 4-6 at the beautiful, five-star Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, CO – a truly unforgettable experience. – The USIDPC Team & The Broadmoor Hotel

Competition Rules

The United States International Duo Piano Competition adheres to ten rules for performance. Please use these rules for entries and performances.

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If You’ve Been Here, You Know ®. The BROADMOOR is the longest-running winner of both the AAA Five-Diamond and Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star awards.

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Mark Your 2017 Calendar

The 2016-2017 United States International Piano Duo Competition Finals will be held January 5-7, 2018. Please see the rules for more information about preliminary deadlines.

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