Meitar Ensemble announces the prize-winning pieces of the 6th Matan Givol Composers Competition:
First prize: Hibiki Mukai (Japan) – ‘Mechanische Huid 3’
Second prize: Alfredo De Vecchis (Italy) – ‘The Waters of Monkey Island’
In addition, the jury chose to grant 2 honorable mentions:
Claudia Jane Scroccaro (Italy/USA) – ‘Overdrive’
Alejandro Padilla (Mexico) – ‘Poliedros’
The organizing committee of the competition received 70 submissions from all over the world: Austria, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Croatia, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Mexico, Poland Portugal Romania Serbia, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey and The United States.
The performance of the winning piece will take place in Tel Aviv on June 19th 2021.
Further information about the 7th Matan Givol Composers Competition will be published on the official website.