The finalists of the 3rd Keuris Composers Contest have been announced!
The six nominated works will be performed during a festive concert in Flint Amersfoort on Saturday 12 May 2018.
In the Category Ensemble are nominated:
Uri Brener (Israel) with 'Triptych'
Fabio Massimo Capogrosso (Italy) with 'Un Breve Racconto Notturno'
Ting-Chuan Chen (Taiwan) with 'Hymn to the Earth'
In the Category Youth Symphony Orchestra are nominated:
Žiga Stanič (Slovenia) with 'A Trip to the Zoo'
Kai-Young Chan (HongKong) with 'Seeking, Searching'
Edwin Sung (United Kingdom) with 'An Overture to the Proms'
The compositions for piano trio will be performed by the professional Keuris Ensemble, supplemented by a young, promising talent. The works for Youth Symphony Orchestra will be played by the Amersfoort Youth Orchestra, conducted by Rolf Buijs.
Prior to the Final Concert, children from 8 to 18 can participate in a workshop composition of In de Knop.
During the break of the final concert, the audience can experience for themselves what it is like to improvise with an orchestra under the guidance of a conductor.
The evening is presented by stand up comedian Mike Boddé, so it promises to be a fantastic evening!
Book your tickets here.