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International Competition Musica Antiqua 2018

 

The International Competition Musica Antiqua focuses on the harpsichord in 2018.

 

Johan Huys - BE, Skip Sempé - US, Andrea Marcon IT, Carole Cerasi - UK, Olga Martynova - RU and Menno Van Delft - NL will be the members of the jury.

 

The preselections start on Wednesday August 1 2018. The final will take place on Wednesday August 8.

 

The International Competition Musica Antiqua 2018 will take place in Concertgebouw Brugge. More info about subscribing will be published here on January 8, 2018.

Jury 2018

The jury of the International Competition Musica Antiqua 2018 consists of:

 

Johan Huys

Skip Sempe

Andrea Marcon

Carole Cerasi

Olga Martynova

Menno Van Delft

 



 

Repertoire

The participant's program should contain a selection of works as described below:


Preselection
All participants should prepare a program for the preselection containing these elements:


• A toccata by Girolamo Frescobaldi OR Johann Jakob Froberger, to be chosen by the participant (no organ toccata)
AND
Troisième prélude from « L’Art de toucher le clavecin » by François Couperin
AND
• A sinfonia by Johann Sebastian Bach, to be chosen by the participant from BWV 787 -> 801
AND
• Two sonatas by Domenico Scarlatti, to be chosen by the participant: K206 and K207 OR K217 and K218 (p.e.: edit. Le Pupitre, vol. 35)

 

Semi-final
All participants should prepare a program for the semi-final containing these elements:


The Bells by William Byrd (p.e.: Musica Britannica vol XXVII, nr. 38)
AND
Toccata Settima by Michelangelo Rossi (p.e.: Zanibon Edition)
AND
Prélude à l’imitation de Mr. Froberger by Louis Couperin (p.e. : Ed. de L’oiseau-Lyre, nr.6)
AND
• A preludium AND fuga by Johann Sebastian Bach to be chosen by the particpant from Das Wohltemperierte Klavier II (BWV 870 -> 893)
AND
• Composition(s) (between 9 and 15 min) from the 2nd half of the 18th century, to be chosen by the participant
AND
Vingt-cinquième ordre by François Couperin (La Visionnaire: Gravement Et Marqué - Vite , La Mistérieuse: Modérément, La Monflambert: Tendrement, Sans Lenteur, La Muse Victorieuse: Audacieusement, Les Ombres Errantes: Languissamment)

 

Final
All finalists will perform these pieces:


Passacaille from Huitième Ordre by François Couperin
AND
Premier Concert (La Coulicam, La Livri, Le Vézinet) AND Quatrième concert (La Pantomime, l’ Indiscrète, La Rameau) from « Pièces de clavecin en concerts » by Jean-Philippe Rameau
AND
• A contemporary piece (more info to be announced in May 2018)

Regulations

Read the regulations of the International Competition Musica Antiqua 2018 here

 

 

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