5th Mauricio Kagel Composition Competition

The competition is open to all composers born after September 3, 1981.
Participants who were awarded prizes in 2010, 2013, 2016 and 2019 are no longer eligible to enter.

The composition should be written for one piano (solo or for more than one pianist), and can include all facets of the instrument.

The pieces should be contemporary and innovative. It is important that the pieces be appropriate in difficulty for children / young adults and be suitable for pedagogical use. The pianistic difficulties and musical challenges of the submitted compositions must take these aspects into consideration.

The score is expected to be comprehensible and clear. Instructions for performance must be written in German or English.

The piece or group of pieces should have a time span of 6 minutes minimum and a maximum of 15 minutes.

Date limite: 
Vendredi 03 Septembre 2021