WARSAW WIND ENSEMBLE
CONDUCTING COMPETITION 2019
23 - 27 October 2019
Warsaw Wind Ensemble Conducting Competition 2019 come to an end! See You in 2021 at the second edition of the Competition!
The Warsaw Wind Ensemble Conducting Competition 2019 was the first edition of the international competition for wind orchestra conductors, which will be held every two years in Warsaw.
This is the second competition of its kind in Europe. It has been established to recognize the growing number of graduates of wind orchestras conducting specialities from all over Europe and the world.
The competition is open – it is addressed to all wind-orchestra conductors without age limits.
The conductors will conduct various renowned wind orchestras from Warsaw, and will be judged by a professional jury chaired by Prof. Szymon Kawalla.
The competition is organized by the Warsaw Wind Music Association.
The first edition of the Warsaw Wind Ensemble Conducting Competition took place in Warsaw from 23rd to 27th October 2019. The Competition was organised by the Warsaw Wind Music Association. The Competition consisted of three stages and 18 conductors from 11 countries took part in the Competitions.
The jury, after hearing of the third stage of the Competition, on the basis of an overall assessment of the performances of the participants in all stages of the Competition, decided to award the following prizes – two equal first prizes and second prize.
After auditioning the second stage of the Competition, the Competition Jury decided to qualify 6 participants to the third stage
Conductor Ramón Tebar (22805582348).jpg by Daniel Azoulay, used under CC BY 2.0 / excerpt from the original
Air Force Concert Band performs Guest Artist Series by Airman Michael S. Murphy, public domain / excerpt from the original