The international jury made its decision

2018. október 19.

6 finalists in the Bartok Composition Competition 2018

214 applicants for the competition

2018. szeptember 06.

The number of applicants for the Bartók Composition Competition has far exceeded expectations

31 August is the deadline

2018. augusztus 27.

Application for the Bartók World Competition – Composers Competition closes on 31. August.

Bartók with freedom

2018. július 05.

„Bartók is not to be an icon but a living entity for us” – the Bartók World Competition and Festival to be continued with the composers’ competition.

Call for Competition 2018 is on the way

2018. április 27.

In addition to online opportunities, the good old postal service is also being used by the organizers of the Bartók World Competition to reach more people with the news of the composing competition.

Composition Competition 2018 has started

2018. február 12.

Competition invitation is already accessible, and submission form can be downloaded from the website.

„Bartók always touches me, and I must answer to his call”

2017. október 26.

The Bartók World Competition and Festival from th Finnish and Japanese perspectives.

Interview with Ágnes Langer, 3rd prize winner of the Bartók World Competition

2017. szeptember 30.

Although Ágnes Langer has just recently conquered Hungarian music, she took its stages by storm. She has been studying in Germany since 2005 but turned out to be the most successful Hungarian contestant of the Bartók World Competition and Festival.

Interview with Cosima Soulez-Larivière, 1st prize winner at the Bartók World Competition

2017. szeptember 21.

Joie de vivre, professional accuracy and a wide range of interests – these are the traits of the portrait of Cosima Soulez-Larivière, the winner of the Bartók Competition and Festival. Here is an interview with the extraordinarily talented young musician:

Winner of the Bartók World Competition announced

2017. szeptember 17.

The 20-year old Cosima Soulez-Larivière won 1st prize at the Bartók World Competition in the category violin in the Grand Final held in the evening of 16 September.

The results of the first Bartók World Competition & Festival

2017. szeptember 17.

All special prizes and diplomas were handed over on the 17 September Gala Concert.

The Programme of the gala concert

2017. szeptember 17.

Today's Award Ceremony and Gala Concert will feature all three grand finalists as well as competitors from the Final.

The programme of the Grand Final

2017. szeptember 16.

Today’s performances will decide about the final ranking, while the announcing of results and the Award Ceremony will take place tomorrow, in the Gala Concert.

Bartók’s violin compositions from various perspectives

2017. szeptember 16.

Synopsis of the two-day Symposium ’Bartók and the Violin’ held within the framework of the Bartók World Competition & Festival at the Institute for Musicology of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

Three Grand finalists at the Bartók World Competition & Festival

2017. szeptember 15.

In the Grand Final of the Bartók World Competition on Saturday, Ágnes Langer, Cosima Soulez-Larivière and Takagi Ririko will be taking to the stage with the violin concertos written by Bartók, Beethoven and Tchaikovsky.

The three best competitors in the Grand Final of the first Bartók World Competition & Festival

2017. szeptember 14.

The 16 September (Saturday) Grand Final will be live streamed on the competition website from 19.30pm.

Seven finalists at the Bartók World Competition

2017. szeptember 13.

The Semi-final round of the Bartók World Competition & Festival was held in two sessions on 12 September. Although the scores were very close, seven young violinists were shortlisted for the finals, among them two Hungarians: Ágnes Langer and Gábor Homoki.

Finalists of the Bartók World Competition & Festival

2017. szeptember 12.

7 violinists passed to the 14 September Final.

Two Hungarian competitors shortlisted for the Semi-final of the Bartók World Competition

2017. szeptember 12.

The Preliminary round of the Bartók World Competition and Festival took place in four sessions on 10 and 11 September. From the Hungarian contestants, Ágnes Langer and Gábor Homoki got shortlisted to perform at the Semi-final.

12 competitors in the Semi-final of the Bartók World Competition & Festival

2017. szeptember 11.

The 12 September (Tuesday) round will be live streamed on the competition website from 2 pm.