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BRUNO MADERNA International Composers’ Competition 5th Edition 2021

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BRUNO MADERNA International Composers’ Competition 5th Edition 2021

(City: Lviv (Ukraine)
Sponsored by : Lviv Philhamonic Society
Date: 25 > 28 July 2021

The International Composers’ Forum and Competition BRUNO MADERNA was born from the idea to create a project that will work on the meeting of the contemporary music of our time, dedicated to the memory of the great italian composer of 20th century Bruno Maderna (1920-1973,).

The Competition is realized by the collaboration between KLKnewmusic and the Phoenix Ensemble. The project is open to all composers of any age and nationality, who want to share their musical and personal journey, attend seminars and opportunities for discussion, on the art of our time, on the contemporary music, and on the figure of the Composer in this Third Millennium. The organization will select composers who will have the opportunity to participate in the “BRUNO MADERNA COMPOSERS’ MUSIC COMPETITION 2021” from 25 to 28 July 2020 in the city of Lviv, inside the music center of Lviv Philharmonic Society.

 

 

PARTICIPANT INFO

Each composer must submit a score with organic from 4 to 13 players: piano, two violins, viola, cello, contrabass, flute ( ottavino), oboe, clarinet (bass clarinet), bassoon, horn, 2 percussionists (timpani, bass drum, snare drum, woodblocks, vibraphone, xylophone, marimba, cymbals, gong, tam tam, tubular bells).

The work must not exceed 10 minutes. All score will be sent by email (only one work for composer), in PDF format, at klknewmusic@gmail.com. The selected works will be played on 28 July 2021 by Phoenix Ensemble. The concert will be recorded by a sound engineer and video recording.

Deadline: 19 June 2021.
The work must not exceed 10 minutes.

All score will be sent by email (only one work for composer), in PDF format, to klknewmusic@gmail.com.

Each email sent to submit a score shall include:
– The score and orchestral parts must be in A4 format, (please indicate minutes of the score) as PDF file (Sibelius or Finale program);
– A second PDF-file containing the identity of the composer (name and address, nationality, telephone number, email, website, short CV)
and a statement by the composer stating that the submitted work has never before been published, performed in public and/or broadcast before,
nor prized in any composer’s competition. Other file format than PDF are not acceptable and will result in the submission being rejected!
There is no registration form.
The Composition Staff will select the best composers, from all the application submitted, no later than 21 June 2021.

ENTRY FEE

The tuition fee for all participants selected is €650 (euro 650):

€650 + 5% tax to be paid no later than 29 June 2021 by Paypal on email klknewmusic@gmail.com;

The tuition fee includes:

  • participation at rehearsals and check sound ofthe selected composers during the period 25 > 28 July 2021;
  • Final concert in Philharmonia with the works selected and performed by Phoenix Ensemble;
  • professional audio/video recording of the final concert;
  • certificate of participation.

The tuition fee does not include:
-Food
-Accommodation
-Flight.

Administrative secretary for the International Music Composers’ Competition BRUNO MADERNA 2021 is Ms. Anastasiya Kodola.
For any question about the tuition fee and payment method write to anastasiakodola@mail.ru.
Please send a PDF file with your payment check to klknewmusic@gmail.com.

COMPOSITION STAFF

Paolo Ugoletti (ITA) – President

Bogdhana Frolyak (UKR) – Composer

Domenico Clapasson (ITA) – Composer

Ferdinando Nazzaro (ITA) – Composer, Artistic Director KLKnewmusic

Three prizes will be awarded.
1 Prize – 800 USD, and the score published by Aldebaran Editions
2 Prize – score edited by Aldebaran Editions
3 Prize – score edited by Aldebaran Editions

The Composition Staff reserves the right not to award the prize and to award Special Mentions of merit.

 


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SACRARIUM 2021

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KLKNEWMUSIC

SACRARIUM | Sacred music in our time

Lviv Chamber Choir – KLK Symphony Orchestra

International Composers’ Competition 2021 – 7th Edition
City: Lviv (Ukraine)
Sponsored by : Lviv Philharmonic Society
Date: 15 > 19 June 2021

The International Composers’ Competition SACRARIUM was born from the idea to create a project that will work on the meeting of the contemporary music of our time, with the writing of sacred music who combines musical genres associated with a sacred or religious theme.

All composers who wish to participate into the International Composers’ Competition SACRARIUM 2021 must write an original work for mixed chamber choir and string orchestra, associated with a religious theme, or tied to a specific liturgical function or must write a music inspired to elevate our souls to God, even without being embedded in a context of religious practice.

The 7th International Composers’ Competition SACRARIUM 2021 is open to all composers of any age and nationality, who want to share their musical and personal journey, attend seminars and opportunities for discussion, on the sacred art of our time, on the contemporary sacred music and on the figure of the Composer in this Third Millennium. The organization will select 12 composers who will have the opportunity to participate into the International Composers’ Competition SACRARIUM 2021 from 15 to 19 June  in the city of Lviv (Ukraine), inside Maria Magdalena Church.

The 12 composers’ selected works will be performed in the final concert of the event by KLK Symphony Orchestra and Lviv Chamber Choir.

The concert will be recorded by a sound engineer with the selected works. A movie director will make a video of the concert.

The International Music Composers’ Competitions is open to a maximum of 12 composers of whatever age or nationality.
Each composer must submit – deadline: 17 May 2021 – a music score choosen in the following categories:

  1. a) symphonic orchestra (maximum 53 players : 2 fl, 2 ob, 2 cl, 2 fg, 2 hor, 2 tr, 3 trb, 1 tb, 1 harp, 2 perc, organ, strings 10,8,6,6,3);
  2. b) soprano or mezzosoprano and symphonic orchestra;
  3. c) soprano or mezzosoprano, chamber choir and symphonic orchestra.

The sacred text can be chosen from the Old and New Testament in latin or english.

The work must not exceed 12 minutes.

Deadline: 17 May 2021.
All score will be sent by email (only one work for composer), in PDF format, to klknewmusic@gmail.com.

Each email sent to submit a score shall include:
– The score and orchestral parts must be in A4 format, (please indicate minutes of the score) as PDF file (Sibelius or Finale program);
– A second PDF-file containing the identity of the composer (name and address, nationality, telephone number, email, website, short CV)
and a statement by the composer stating that the submitted work has never before been published, performed in public and/or broadcast before,
nor prized in any composer’s competition. Other file format than PDF are not acceptable and will result in the submission being rejected!
There is no registration form.
The Composition Staff will select the best composers, from all the application submitted, no later than 19 May 2021.

 

ENTRY FEE

The tuition fee for all participants selected is €1100 (euro 1100):

€1100 + 5% tax to be paid no later than 27 May 2021 by Paypal on email klknewmusic@gmail.com;

The tuition fee includes:

  • participation at rehearsals and check sound ofthe selected composers during the period 15 > 19 June 2021;
  • Final concert in Maria Magdalena Church with the works selected and performed by Lviv Chamber Choir and KLK Symphony Orchestra;
  • professional audio/video recording of the final concerts;
  • certificate of participation.

The tuition fee does not include:
-Food
-Accommodation
-Flight.

Administrative secretary for the International Music Composers’ Competition SACRARIUM 2021 is Ms. Anastasiya Kodola.
For any question about the tuition fee and payment method write to anastasiakodola@mail.ru.
Please send a PDF file with your payment check to klknewmusic@gmail.com.

 

COMPOSITION STAFF

Yuri Laniuk (UKR)– President

Bogdhana Frolyak (UKR) – Composer

Domenico Clapasson (ITA) – Composer

Ferdinando Nazzaro (ITA) – Composer, Artistic Director KLKnewmusic

Three prizes will be awarded.
1 Prize – 1400 USD, and the score published by Aldebaran Editions
2 Prize – score edited by Aldebaran Editions
3 Prize – score edited by Aldebaran Editions

The Composition Staff reserves the right not to award the prize and to award Special Mentions of merit.


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Alfred Schnittke

ALFRED SCHNITTKE | International Composers’ Competition 2021 – 5th Edition

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ALFRED SCHNITTKE | International Composers’ Competition 2021 – 5th Edition
City: Tchaikovsky str. 7 – Lviv (Ukraine)
Sponsored by: Lviv Philhamonic Society
Date: from 25 March > 01 April 2021

KLKnewmusic Association announces the winners of “Alfred Schnittke” Competition Composers 2021:
1 Prize – Timothy Ethan Doyle – ” In a Landscape ” for string orchestra;
2 Prize – Miharu Ogura – ” Pierrot eye’s” for cello and string orchestra;
3 Prize – Carlos Nunez Medina – ” Gravity” for string orchestra.
 
THE COMMISSION:
Bohdana Frolyak
Ferdinando Nazzaro
Yuri Lanyuk
Domenico Clapasson

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International Composers Competition Bruno Maderna 2020

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International Composers Competition Bruno Maderna 2020

 (1920-2020) 100 years from birth

City: Lviv (Ukraine)
Sponsored by : Lviv Philhamonic Society
Date: 06 > 09 December 2020

 

 

KLKnewmusic Association announces the winners of “Bruno Maderna” Competition Composers 2020:

1 Prize – Bozena Ciurlioniene – ” Time ” for violin and cello;

2 Prize – Leopold Brauneiss – ” Five bagatelles” for string quartet;

3 Prize – Deng Ruoxi – ” The Dance of Calligraphy” for string quartet.

THE COMMISSION:

Bohdana Frolyak

Ferdinando Nazzaro

Yuri Lanyuk

Domenico Clapasson

 


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ORIENT / OCCIDENT | Music Composers’ Competition 2020 – 7th Edition

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ORIENT / OCCIDENT | Music Composers’ Competition 2020 – 7th Edition
City: Lviv (Ukraine)
Sponsored by : Lviv Philharmonic Society
Date: 30 August > 2 September  2020The project ”ORIENT/OCCIDENT” was born with the idea of meeting and sharing among
composers of various nationalities and age, on the common theme of meeting between the
world of the Eastern contemporary music and the Western culture. The Competition will be
made possible through one of the most renowned orchestras in Eastern Europe.

 

KLKnewmusic annunces the winners of “Orient / Occident” Competition Composers 2020

1 prize : Not assigned;
2 prize : Amr Okba – A Journey to the Afterlife – for soprano and orchestra;
3 prize : Guven Cem – Journey to the Dream Planet – for orchestra.

Special mention : Brian Field – Tres canciones de amor – for soprano and chamber orchestra

THE COMMISSION
Bohdana Frolyak
Ferdinando Nazzaro
Yuri Laniuk
Domenico Clapasson

Lviv, September 2, 2020

 

 

 


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MASTERCLASS CONDUCTING DONATO RENZETTI 07.2021

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KLKNEWMUSIC ASSOCIATION

LVIV PHILHARMONIC SOCIETY

CONDUCTING MASTERCLASS 07 2021

COACH : DONATO RENZETTI

 

City: Tchaikovsky str.7 – Lviv (Ukraine)
Sponsored by: Lviv Philarmonic Society
Date: 24 > 30 July 2021

Deadline: 11 June 2021

 

The Conducting Masterclass is directed to the young conductors who wish to deepen and improve their technique and interpretation, trying to analyze, and then solve the various problems associated with them.
The Masterclass will behold with the participation of the KLK Symphony Orchestra http://klknewmusic.com/klk-symphony-orchestra/, and Maestro Donato Renzetti, one of the most important and famous Italian conductors in the world, for a total of 36 hours of study and check and will conclude with the final concert in the Philharmonic Hall with a professional audio and video recording inside the locations of Lviv Philharmonic Society.
The course of Edition 2021 includes the study of the romantic, late romantic and historical twentieth-century repertoire.
The Masterclass will be selected a maximum of 24 students.

There is no limit of age.

Each student will have at least 50 minutes of rehearsals with the orchestra and a possible final public concert in Philharmonia for the last day.

The Masterclass is divided into seven days:

24.07 –   h 11 > 14  – h 16 > 19 meeting with the students and theoretical lesson;

25.07 –   h 10 > 13 – h 15 > 18 rehearsals, classical-romantic program with orchestra;

26.07 –   h 10 > 13 – h 15 > 18  rehearsals, classical-romantic program with orchestra;

27.07 –   h 10 > 13 – h 15 > 18   rehearsals, late romantic and twentieth-century program with large orchestra;

28.07 –   h 10 > 13 – h 15 > 18   rehearsals, late romantic and twentieth-century program with large orchestra; after rehearsals, M° Renzetti will select 12 conductors for the next day;

29.07 –   h 10 > 13 – h 15 > 18 rehearsals late romantic and twentieth-century program with a large orchestra, after rehearsals M° Renzetti will select 3 conductors for the final concert next day;

30.07 – General rehearsal and Final concert : 3 selected conductors and M° Renzetti, late romantic and twentieth-century program with large orchestra.

PARTICIPANT INFO

Please send the application form and indicate at least three scores that you would like to conduct: two from symphonic and one from Italian opera program.

You should send at least one video link about your last performances as a conductor. The deadline is 11 June 2021.

M° Renzetti will communicate the list of selected conductors by 15 June 2021.

Please download Application Form

COACH: Donato Renzetti

http://www.artistsmanagement.com/amc-artists/donato-renzetti/

 

SYMPHONIC PROGRAM

L.v. Beethoven : Ouverture “Egmont” op.84;

Mendelssohn : Overture “Fingal’s cave” op. 26;

Brahms: Overture “Tragica” op.81;

I. Tchaikovsky: Symphony N. 6 op. 36 “Patetica”

Overture-Fantasia “Romeo and Juliet”;

Rimsky-Korsakov : “Sheherazade” op. 35

Strawinsky: “Firebird” (version 1919)

 

ITALIAN OPERA PROGRAM

Verdi : “ La Traviata” I act “E’ strano”;

                “La Forza del destino” IV act “Pace mio Dio;  

                 “Un ballo in maschera” II act “Ecco l’orrido campo”;

                 “Aida” I act “Ritorna vincitor”; 

Puccini : “La Bohème” I act “ Mi chiamano Mimì”;

           “ Madama Butterfly” II act “Un bel dì vedremo”.

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TUITION FEE

Participation as an effective student at the masterclass: € 1500.

First part € 700 (+5% tax) to be paid on June 21, by Paypal (klknewmusic@gmail.com);

Second part € 800 payable on July 24, by Paypal.

The tuition fee cannot be returned for reasons not dependent on the klknewmusic association.

The tuition fee includes:

– Charge d ‘entry;

– Rehearsals and final concert 30 July with orchestra every day h 10 > 13 – h 15 > 18 ;

– Audio/video professional recording of the final concert in Concert Hall of Lviv Philharmonic Society.

– Certificate of participation.

The tuition fee does not include:
– Food
– Accommodation
– Flight.

The administrative secretary for the KLKnewmusic Masterclass Conducting 07 2021 is Ms. Anastasiya Kodola.
For any question about the tuition fee and payment method write to anastasiakodola@mail.ru.

Mobil phone Whatsapp, Viber (English, Russian, Ukraine, Italian): +393297758923.

ITALIANO

Città: – Leopoli (Ucraina) – Ciajkovskij str.7

Sponsorizzato da: Lviv Philarmonic Society

Data: 24 > 30 luglio 2021

Scadenza: 11 giugno 2021

 

La Masterclass di direzione è rivolta ai giovani direttori che desiderano approfondire e migliorare la loro tecnica e interpretazione, cercando di analizzare e quindi risolvere i vari problemi ad essi associati.

La Masterclass si terrà con la partecipazione della KLK Symphony Orchestra http://klknewmusic.com/klk-symphony-orchestra/, e del Maestro Donato Renzetti, uno dei più importanti e famosi direttori italiani al mondo, per un totale di 36 ore di studio e controllo e si concluderanno con un concerto finale nella Philharmonic Hall con una registrazione audio e video professionale all’interno delle sedi della Lviv Philharmonic Society.

Il corso dell’edizione 2021 comprende lo studio del repertorio romantico, tardo romantico e storico del Novecento.

Per la Masterclass verranno selezionati un massimo di 24 studenti.

Non c’è limite di età.

Ogni studente avrà almeno 50 minuti di prove con orchestra e un possibile concerto pubblico finale in Filarmonia per l’ultimo giorno.

La Masterclass è divisa in sette giorni:

24.07 – h 11> 14 – h 16> 19 incontro con gli studenti e lezione teorica;

25.07 – h 10> 13 – h 15> 18 prove, programma classico-romantico con orchestra;

26.07 – h 10> 13 – h 15> 18 prove, programma classico-romantico con orchestra;

27.07 – h 10> 13 – h 15> 18 prove, programma tardo romantico e novecentesco con grande orchestra;

28.07 – h 10> 13 – h 15> 18 prove, programma tardo romantico e novecentesco con grande orchestra; dopo le prove il M ° Renzetti selezionerà 12 direttori per il giorno successivo;

29.07 – h 10> 13 – h 15> 18 prove tardo romantiche e programma del ventesimo secolo con grande orchestra, dopo le prove il M ° Renzetti selezionerà 3 direttori per il concerto finale del giorno successivo;

30.07 – Prove generali e concerto finale: 3 direttori selezionati e M ° Renzetti, programma tardo romantico e del Novecento con grande orchestra.

INFORMAZIONI PARTECIPANTI

Si prega di inviare il modulo di domanda e indicare almeno tre partiture che si desidera dirigere: due dal programma sinfonico e uno dal programma d’opera italiano.

Dovresti inviare almeno un collegamento video sulle tue ultime esibizioni come direttore.

La scadenza è l’ 11 giugno 2021.

Il M ° Renzetti comunicherà l’elenco dei direttori selezionati entro il 15 Giugno 2021.

Si prega di scaricare il modulo di domanda.

 

PROGRAMMA SINFONICO

L.v. Beethoven: Ouverture “Egmont” op.84;

  1. Mendelssohn: Overture “Le grotte di Fingal” op. 26;
  2. Brahms: Overture “Tragica” op.81;
  3. I. Ciajkovskij: Sinfonia N. 6 op. 36 “Patetica”

Overture-Fantasia “Romeo e Giulietta”;

  1. Rimsky-Korsakov: “Sheherazade” op. 35
  2. Strawinsky: “Uccello di fuoco” (versione 1919)

 

PROGRAMMA OPERA ITALIANO

  1. Verdi: “La Traviata” recito “E’ strano ”;

“La Forza del destino” IV atto “Pace mio Dio;

“Un ballo in maschera” II atto “Ecco l’orrido campo”;

“Aida” recito “Ritorna vincitor”;

  1. Puccini: “La Bohème” recito “Mi chiamano Mimì”;

“Madama Butterfly” II atto “Un bel dì vedremo”.

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TASSA DI ISCRIZIONE

Partecipazione come studente effettivo alla masterclass: € 1500.

Prima parte € 700 (+ 5% di tasse) da pagare il 21 Giugno da Paypal (klknewmusic@gmail.com);

Seconda parte € 800 pagabili il 24 luglio da Paypal.

La quota di iscrizione non può essere restituita per motivi non dipendenti dall’associazione klknewmusic.

La quota di iscrizione comprende:

– Carica d’entrata;

– Prove e concerto finale 30 luglio con orchestra tutti i giorni h 10 > 13 – h 15 > 18;

– Registrazione professionale audio / video del concerto finale nella Concert Hall della Lviv Philharmonic Society.

– Certificato di partecipazione.

La quota di iscrizione non include:

– Vitto

– Alloggio

– Volo aereo.

La segretaria amministrativa della Masterclass KLKnewmusic 07 2021 è la signora Anastasiya Kodola.

Per qualsiasi domanda sulla quota di iscrizione e sul metodo di pagamento scrivi a anastasiakodola@mail.ru.

Telefono cellulare Whatsapp, Viber (inglese, russo, ucraino, italiano): +393297758923.

 

 


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Musica per Archi

MUSICA PER ARCHI | Music Composers’ Competition 2020 – 5th Edition

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MUSICA PER ARCHI | Music Composers’ Competition 2020 – 5th Edition
City: Lviv (Ukraine)
Sponsored by : Lviv Philharmonic Society
Date: 17 > 20 June 2020

KLKnewmusic annunces the winners of “Musica per archi” Competition Composers 2020

1 prize : Chris Williams :
“Time before and time after” for string orchestra

2 prize : Willian Marcel Cordeiro Lentz :
“Ar Diamantinado” for string orchestra

3 prize : Giorgos Balatsinos :
“Interlude” for string orchestra

Davide Tammaro :
“Nautilus” for string orchestra

In the coming weeks, all finalist composers will receive the participation certificate, audio / video professional recording of the concert. As for the winners, they will be contacted by Aldebaran Edition for the publication of the scores in the times and ways established by the publishing house.

Ferdinando Nazzaro

KLKnewmusic artistic director

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Alfred Schnittke

ALFRED SCHNITTKE | International Composers’ Competition 2019 – 4th Edition

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ALFRED SCHNITTKE | International Composers’ Competition 2019 – 4th Edition
City: Tchaikovsky str. 7 – Lviv (Ukraine)
Sponsored by: Lviv Philhamonic Society
Date: from 27 > 30 October 2019

KLKnewmusic announces the winners of “A. Schnittke” Competition Composers 2019:

1 prize   Pasquale Punzo : “Ere di lontananza” for string orchestra;

 

 

2 prize   Stefano Dalfovo : “Senza titolo” for string orchestra;

 

 

3 prize  Akihiro Kano : “Baffle Plates” for string orchestra;

 

 

THE COMMISSION

Paolo Ugoletti

Yuri Laniuk

Bohdana Frolyak

Domenico Clapasson

Ferdinando Nazzaro


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SACRARIUM 2019

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KLKNEWMUSIC

SACRARIUM | Sacred music in our time

Lviv Chamber Choir – KLK Symphony Orchestra

International Composers’ Competition 2019 – 6th Edition
City: Lviv (Ukraine)
Sponsored by : Lviv Philharmonic Society
Date: 28 > 31 October 2019

KLKnewmusic announces the winners of “Sacrarium” Competition Composers 2019:
1 prize NOT ASSIGNED
2 prize Massimo Di Paola : “Requiem” – for choir and string orchestra;
3 prize Jorge Luis Ferrari : “De Profundis” – soprano, choir and orchestra.

THE COMMISSION

Paolo Ugoletti

Yuri Laniuk

Bohdana Frolyak

Domenico Clapasson

Ferdinando Nazzaro

 


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DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH | Music Composers’ Competition 2019 – 2nd Edition

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DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH | Music Composers’ Competition 2019 – 2nd Edition
City: Lviv (Ukraine)
Sponsored by : Lviv Philharmonic Society
Date: 26 > 30 October 2019

The project ”DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH” was born with the idea of meeting and sharing among composers of various nationalities and age, on the common theme of meeting between the world of the Eastern contemporary music and the Western culture. The Competition will be made possible through one of the most renowned orchestras in Eastern Europe. The high level technique and interpretative of the KLK Ensemble , will be honored by the finalists of this international event.

 

KLKnewmusic announces the winners of “D. Shostakovich” Competition Composers 2019:

1 prize   NOT ASSIGNED

2 prize   NOT ASSIGNED

3 prize  He Li : “Vortex rings” for piano quintet

 

 

THE COMMISSION

Paolo Ugoletti

Yuri Laniuk

Bohdana Frolyak

Domenico Clapasson

Ferdinando Nazzaro

 


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