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Competitions' Result

The nominations for the Gaudeamus Award 2018

 

 

 

 

Over 336 scores from 43 different countries have been thoroughly studied by an international jury. This year, six young music pioneers are selected for the prestigious composition award: William Kuo (1990, CAN), Sebastian Hilli (1990, FIN), Lawrence Dunn (1991, GBR), Raphaël Languillat (1989, FRA), Matthias Krüger (1987, DEU) and William Dougherty (1988, USA). The Gaudeamus Award is a talent award for young composers under the age of 30.

 

 

AART STROOTMAN WINS GAUDEAMUS AWARD 2017

 

 

 

 

"Aart Strootman is completely original, he makes inventions in the field of sound that are particularly inspiring. He approaches composition with exceptional freshness and re-discover the sound of each instrument in an ensemble to the finest detail. A performer, an improviser, an inventor, a unique composer."
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Der Mauricio Kagel Musikpreis

 

 

 

 

Der Mauricio Kagel Musikpreis geht in diesem Jahr an den dänischen, in Berlin lebenden Komponisten und Installationskünstler Simon Steen-Andersen. Die Kunststiftung NRW vergibt den mit 50.000,- € dotierten Preis alle zwei Jahre an Musikerinnen und Musiker, die im Sinne des großen deutsch-argentinischen Komponisten Mauricio Kagel interdisziplinär arbeiten, nach neuen künstlerischen Ausdrucksformen suchen und neue Aspekte der Rezeption von Musik ausloten.

 

 

Falco Pols wins bonn hoeren - sonotopia 2017 Prize

 

 

 

 

The Beethovenstiftung für Kunst und Kultur der Bundesstadt Bonn (Beethoven Foundation for Art and Culture of the Federal City of Bonn) awarded the bonn hoeren – sonotopia Prize for Installation-based Sound Art on March 8th 2017 for the third time at the Kunstmuseum in Bonn.

 

 

Massimo Lauricella wins "Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Carlos"

 

 

 

 

Massimo Lauricella wins  the International Composers' Competition of the "Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Carlos" in Valencia (Spain) with his work "Arthropoda" for flute, viola and harp. The performance will have place on 2017 february 28th in the Salòn de Actos of the Academia. Read more...

 

 

the International Composition Competition »Leibniz's Harmonies«

 

 

 

 

Prize Winners Concert of the International Composition Competition »Leibniz's Harmonies« I Prizewinners category »Orchestra« Compositions for Orchestra: 1st Prize Timo Ruttkamp (*1980, Köln): Mitternachtssonnenwindspieluhr Prize money: 5000 € 2nd Prize Dong Lingyi (*1995, Taiyuan|Beijing): Resonance Prize money: 4000 € 3rd Prize ex aequo Alessio Elia (*1979): Labyrinthum continui Prize money: 1500 € 3rd Prize ex aequo Zhao Ye (*1986): Irreducible Sketch Prize money: 1500 € Prizewinner Concert on 9 December

 

 

The finalists of the 5-Minute Piano Concerto Competition

 

 

 

 

Johannes Kalitzke (composer and conductor, Germany), Berislav Šipuš (composer and conductor, Croatia) and Daan Vandewalle (pianist, Belgium) confronted a challenging task – among 182 applied scored to distinguish 10 most successful ones which will be performed in April 2017 at the 29th MBZ. The finalists of the 5-Minute Piano Concerto Competition are: Christina Athinodorou, Cyprus, Evan T.

 

 

winners of the composer competition RicordiLab

 

 

 

 

Sarah Nemtsov, Shiori Usui and Steffen Wick are the winners of the composer competition RicordiLab. A total of 217 composers from 45 different countries had applied. Selected works of the winners will be performed by the artistic partners Basel Sinfonietta, Southbank Centre and Staatstheater Cottbus. Read more... 

 

 

GAUDEAMUS MUSICWEEK 2017

 

 

 

 

Overwhelming minimal music, wringing soundscapes, experimental electronics, post-pop, electro-acoustic crossovers: all this can be heard from 6 – 10 September during Gaudeamus Muziekweek in Utrecht.

 

 

MERCOSUR CULTURAL NETWORK AWARD

 

 

 

 

The Mercosur Cultural Network reports that the outstanding argentinian composer Alicia Terzian has been awarded the MERCOSUR CULTURAL NETWORK, award for her outstanding work in the field of creation as well as diffusion of contemporary music within the country and around the world. Read more...

 

 

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