Bartók World Competition & Festival

CALL FOR ENTRIES 2020

Bartók World Competition of Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music Budapest announces a competition for
 
string quartet composition.

Registration fee is reduced from 50 to 20 euros  due to possible financial strain caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Total prizes:10.000 EUR
The Jury will also select works for honorable mention. One piece will be selected into the repertoire of the Bartók World Competition – String Quartet competition in 2021 and will be published by Universal Music Publishing Editio Musica Budapest.
 
Find more information and full competition announcement here.
 
DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING ENTRIES 10 August 2020
 
ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE WINNERS 28 November 2020

 

Composition 2020

Bartók’s music is best understood through the images it evokes

Bartók’s music is best understood through the images it evokes

23 September 2019

Lithuanian pianist Mūza Rubackytė divides her time between Vilnius, Paris and Geneva. Indeed, she is a welcome guest on every continent, and her home country has recognised her with a Medal of Honour, among other awards. As a member of the jury of the Bartók World Competition and as the Director of Music of the Vilnius Piano Music Festival, she has presented a special prize to the winner of the competition, Ádám Szokolay: an opportunity for him to perform in the Lithuanian capital in November 2021.

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