Pierrot Lunaire International Composition Competition 2017

It is our great pleasure to announce the results of our 2017 Pierrot Lunaire International Composition Competition.

We were pleasantly surprised at the sheer number and high quality of application we received.

Quintet for Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Cello and Piano by Carlos Ayala (*1988, Mexico) has been chosen as the winning score.

Congratulations to Carlos Ayala, and sincere thanks to all that applied. Many submission showed artistic promise. We are tremendously grateful to all applicants for making this competition a success, and we hope that you will continue to write great music.

 

PIERROT LUNAIRE INTERNATIONAL COMPOSITION COMPETITION 2018

The Pierrot Lunaire Ensemble Wien announce the PIERROT LUNAIRE INTERNATIONAL COMPOSITION COMPETITION 2018.


Composers from all over the world - are invited to present works for the Pierrot Lunaire Ensemble Wien. Created on an initiative of the Pierrot Lunaire Ensemble Wien the Pierrot Lunaire International Composition Competition 2018 will launch its edition during the 2017-2018 seasons. This competition for chamber works will be open to composers of all nationalities, with no age restrictions. Its aim is to encourage and promote musical creation while developing lasting ties between the Pierrot Lunaire Ensemble Wien and the composers of today and, in this way, actively contribute to a renewal of the chamber repertoire.

Prize for the winning Composition: 1. Prize: Euro 5.000, - and minimum three performances by the Pierrot Lunaire Ensemble Wien during its 2018-2019 international concert tour season. Additionally, the Pierrot Lunaire Ensemble Wien could create a list of pieces which it suggests for performance along with the prize-winning pieces during the 2018-2019 international concert tour season.

Deadline for entries: The scores, the registration application and the enclosed documents must be sent December 30, 2017.