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9th International Competition for young conductors
18 Oct 2019 – 20 Oct 2019, Paris & Versailles, France
This conducting competition will gather the best young conductors from Europe and beyond in a challenging three days of music and culture. Participants will work with high-level and experienced choirs in front of a jury made up by renowned international musicians.
18/10/2019: Selection round – rehearsals (18 participants)
19/10/2019: Semi-final – rehearsals (max. 12 participants)
20/10/2019: Final round – rehearsals without jury and public
performance with jury (max. 6 participants)
• 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes
• Best Interpretation of a French baroque music piece (this piece will be performed during the semi-finals)
• Best Interpretation of the commissioned work
• Public Award
Working language: English
Scholarship: In 2019 the Noël Minet Fund of European Choral Association – Europa Cantat will offer scholarships to some young participants