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C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

D0 note (18.35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

F0 note (21.83 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

G0 note (24.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

A0 note (27.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

Competitions

Posted: October 27, 2016

winners of the composer competition RicordiLab

Tags: Competitions' Result

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...

Posted: October 26, 2016

The 2017 GAUDEAMUS AWARD NOMINEES have been selected

Tags: Festival, Composers' Competition, Competitions' Result

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 — A professional jury consisting of Mayke Nas, Christopher Trapani and Joe Cutler has drawn up a shortlist for the 2017 Gaudeamus Award. This incentive prize for composers up to 30 years of age was conferred for the first time in 1957. The hotly coveted international award consists of a composition commission worth € 5,000. No fewer than 288 scores from 36...

Posted: October 3, 2016

MERCOSUR CULTURAL NETWORK AWARD

Tags: Competitions' Result

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...

Posted: September 12, 2016

Anthony Vine wins Gaudeamus Award 2016

Tags: Competitions' Result

The 70th edition of Gaudeamus Muziekweek has come to an end. After the closing concert in TivoliVredenburg on Sunday 11 September the winner of the Gaudeamus Award 2016 was announced. From the hands of director Henk Heuvelmans composer Anthony Vine (1988, USA) received the prestigious award. Vine is now included in the respectable hall of fame with previous winning composers such as Yannis...

Posted: July 13, 2016

the International Composers' Competition of the European Capital of Culture Wrocław 2016

Tags: Composers' Competition

The Karol Lipiński Academy of Music in Wrocław would like to invite composers to the International Composers' Competition of the European Capital of Culture Wrocław 2016. The subject of the Competition is an orchestral composition inspired by Wroclaw’s culture, history or landscape. - The Competition is open to composers of all ages and nationalities; - The subject of the Competition is an orchestral...

Posted: May 23, 2016

Luca Francesconi wins RPS Music Award

Tags: Competitions' Result

Luca Francesconi is the first Italian composer to win the prestigious Royal Philharmonic Society Music Award. He is awarded in the Large-Scale Composition category for his violin concerto Duende: The Dark Notes. The annual RPS Music Awards, presented in association with BBC Radio 3, are the highest recognition for live classical music in the UK. Duende: the Dark Notes was first performed in the UK by the...

Posted: May 23, 2016

International Rostrum of Composers 2016

Tags: Competitions' Result

Partendo, Lasciando le erbe tali quali sono (2015) for countertenor and ensemble by Swiss composer Oscar BIANCHI (born 1975) and Langedes ülespoole, taeva kaarjasse kaussi (falling up into the bowl of sky), by young Estonian composer Maria Kõrvits (born 1987) are the works selected by radio music producers participating in the 63rd International Rostrum of...

Posted: May 23, 2016

II International Musical Composition Competition San Carlos Royal Academy of Fine Arts

Tags: Composers' Competition

The call is open to composers of any nationality, without age limit. Each composer may submit only one work. The work must be the individual composer’s original creation and must be unpublished, not the result of a paid commission, and not awarded in any other competition. The works must be written for flute (or alternatively flute-piccolo, and G-flute), viola and harp (with no electroacoustic resources). The...

Posted: April 10, 2016

Georges Aperghis wins BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award

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The BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in the Contemporary Music category goes in this eighth edition to Georges Aperghis for reinventing musical theater and taking it in entirely new directions. “He has opened up a unique path in the territory of musical theater employing new scenic devices whereby everything becomes music, starting from the performer’s gestures and including sounds made by scenic...

Posted: March 7, 2016

Results os the Frederic Mompou International Award 2016

Tags: Competitions' Result

The jury of the 36th Young composer competition for the Frederic Mompou International Award, organized by Joventuts Musicals de Barcelona, met. The panel of judges was made up of Antonio Ballestín, Carles Guinovart, Víctor Estapé, Jesús Rodríguez Picó and Jesús Rueda and assisted by Miquel M. Badal in his position as secretary of the jury. Once the 23 pieces in competition were analysed, the jury decided by...

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