Competition Programme 2019

All the pieces must be performed by heart,
with exception of the obligatory work from the
Sorodha Composition competition 2018.

Preliminary round

The participants submit a link to his or hers YouTube or Vimeo channel where the participant is clearly visible playing music from the following pieces:

  1. J.S. Bach: A Prelude and Fugue from Das Wohltemperierte Klavier
  2. An Etude by Fr. Chopin, Fr. Liszt, S. Rachmaninov, Cl. Debussy, A.N. Skriabin, I. Stravinsky, B. Bartók, S. Prokofiev or G. Ligeti
  3. A movement from a Sonata by J. Haydn, W.A. Mozart, L. van Beethoven or Fr. Schubert

Please mind: These works may be chosen again for the semi-finals.

Optional: the candidate can send the video via WeTransfer or dropsend to info @ emmanuel-durlet.be.

Semi-finals

Maximum 20 participants. With duration 20 to 30 minutes per contestant.

Location: De ! Kunsthumaniora Antwerp
Betty Braem hall
Karel Oomsstraat 24
2018 Antwerp

Friday 12 and Saturday 13 April 2019, at 11:00 and 14:00

Playlist:

  1. J.S. Bach: A Prelude and Fugue from Das Wohltemperierte Klavier
  2. An Etude by Fr. Chopin, Fr. Liszt, S. Rachmaninov, Cl. Debussy, A.N. Skriabin, I. Stravinsky, B. Bartók, S. Prokofiev or G. Ligeti
  3. A movement from a Sonata by J. Haydn, W.A. Mozart, L. van Beethoven (except nr 28, op. 101 – nr 32, op. 111) or Fr. Schubert (except D. 958 – 960).
  4. The compulsory work by Emmanuel Durlet: Chrysanthemums (3:30).

Finals

With a maximum of five finalists. Duration of the performance per finalist max. 60 minutes

Location: De ! Kunsthumaniora Antwerp
Betty Braem hall
Karel Oomsstraat 24
2018 Antwerp

Sunday 14 April 2019 at 14:00

Playlist:

  1. A work chosen by the finalist (not the same work performed during the preliminary round)
  2. A great romantic work (minimum 13 minutes)
  3. Compulsory work: Winning composition from the Sorodha Composition competition 2018.
    This will be sent to the candidates on 1 March 2019.
  4. A work of Emmanuel Durlet, to be chosen among the following works:

Announcement of the Results

Sunday 14 April 2019

after the last performance