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Awards Prizes and Special Prizes 2021

Published at: 2-3-2021

PRIZES

Piano Duo
First Prize € 12.000
Second Prize € 9.000
Third Prize € 6.000

Voice
First Prize € 10.000
Second Prize € 7.500
Third Prize € 5.000

Horn
First Prize € 10.000
Second Prize € 7.500
Third Prize € 5.000

Violin
First Prize € 10.000
Second Prize € 7.500
Third Prize € 5.000

The Prizewinners will be determined by the jury.

SPECIAL PRIZES

Audience Prizes
Audience Prizes totaling € 6.000, made possible by the
Theodor-Rogler-Foundation as well as the Erika and Georg
Dietrich Foundation, will be awarded in the final round as
follows:

  • Piano Duo in the amount of € 1.500
  • Voice in the amount of € 1.500
  • Horn in the amount of € 1.500
  • Violin in the amount of € 1.500

Special Prizes for the best Interpretation of a Commissioned Composition
Special Prizes totaling € 4.000 for the best interpretation of the commissioned compositions, made possible by the AliceRosner-Foundation, will be awarded in the category:

  • Piano Duo for the composition by Vassos Nicolaou in the amount of € 1.000
  • Voice for the composition by Isabel Mundry in the amount of € 1.000
  • Horn for the composition by Britta Byström in the amount of € 1.000
  • Violin for the composition by Lisa Streich in the amount of € 1.000

Special Prize of the Munich Chamber Orchestra
The Special Prize from the Munich Chamber Orchestra totaling € 1.000 will be awarded by the members of the Munich Chamber Orchestra for an outstanding interpretation by a semi-finalist in the category Horn or Violin.

BR-KLASSIK Online Prize
The BR-KLASSIK program division of Bayerischer Rundfunk will be presenting the BR-KLASSIK Online Prize in the amount of € 1.000 for the winner of the online voting during the finals.

Special Prize Sweet Spot
The Special Prize Sweet Spot totaling € 2.000, underwritten by the Dr.-Marianne-Kunkel-Fund will be awarded by the BR-KLASSIK young people’s program “Sweet Spot. Curious about Music” for an outstanding performance by a very young participant.

Alice-Rosner-Prize
The Alice-Rosner-Foundation awards the Alice-Rosner-Prize in the amount of € 1.000 for the best interpretation of a 20th century work.

Osnabrück Music Prize
The Osnabrück Music Prize, made possible by the WernerEgerland-Foundation, in the amount of € 7.500 is awarded to a finalist. It is linked to a concert with the Osnabrück Symphony Orchestra.

Busch Brothers Prize
The Busch Brothers Circle awards the Busch Brothers Prize in the amount of € 4.000 – in collaboration with the South Westphalian Philharmonic – to an outstanding finalist. It is linked to a concert appearance at the Busch Brothers Circle and potential subsequent concerts with the South Westphalian Philharmonic.

Henle Urtext Prize
The publishing house G. Henle Verlag is awarding special prizes in the categories Piano Duo and Violin in the form of vouchers for scores and the „Henle Library App“ each worth € 2.000.

Special Prize Mozart Society Munich
The Mozart Society Munich e. V. is awarding a special prize in the amount of € 1.000 to a young semifinalist.

Special Prize GENUIN classics
GENUIN classics awards a CD production to one of the prizewinners.

Special Prize Schwarzwald Music Festival
The Schwarzwald Music Festival awards a special prize in the amount of € 1.500 to an outstanding finalist. It is linked to a performance in the series of concerts “Young Elite” in Mitteltal in cooperation with the Hotel Bareiss.

Special Prize "for the most beautiful Reger“
The International Max Reger Society and the Max Reger Institute Karlsruhe award a special prize of € 1,500 in the piano duo category for the best interpretation of a work by Max Reger .

Special Prize “Podium for young Soloists”, Tegernsee
The Special Prize “Podium for young Soloists”, made possible by the “Friends of young Musicians” e. V. Tegernsee, in the amount of € 1.000 goes to a young semifinalist who is not awarded one of the main prizes.

Carl Bechstein Sonderpreis
The Wolf Dieter Rühl Foundation, represented by the Carl Bechstein Foundation, is offering a special prize in the form of a CD recording in the piano duo category in cooperation with the GENUIN label. The production (duration of three days) will take place in Berlin.


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