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Select the category in which you wish to participate and register directly on the website until April 30 2019 at the latest.

Interpretation Open Space

Facing the future

From pioneering avant-garde works to scores whose ink has hardly dried, the Concours Nicati offers great musical diversity. It encourages young musicians at the beginning of their career to translate bold, complex, enigmatic, recalcitrant and subtle texts into immersive sound experiences. Seen in this light, the competition is in keeping with previous editions, and yet resolutely faces the future. In late August 2019, the competition will for the first-ever time become a polymorphic site of never-before-explored performances – because creativity is at the root of our cultural life. It is the source without which nothing thrives. Whether in the established category «Interpretation» or in the brand new category «Open space», taking part is (almost) everything! Not only has our artistic profile been expanded, but the conditions for participation have also been revised. And last but not least, the competition will conquer new venues. Registration is open until 30 April 2019.

Category

Interpretation

For the ninth time, the Concours Nicati is inviting young musicians to present concerts featuring works of contemporary music.

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Category

Open space

This new category is intended for various innovative musical and sound-based approaches and is open to association with all other forms of artistic expression. Candidates are invited to present performative projects that differ from the concert format as admitted in the category «Interpretation».

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Wolfgang
Heiniger
Jury president
Luisa
Castellani
Wilhem
Latchoumia
Barbara
Streil
Mike
Svoboda
Julie
Beauvais
Jury president
Stefan
Wirth
Katharina
Rosenberger
Anne
Gillot
Charlotte
Hug