International Aeolus Competition 2021
The 15th International Aeolus Competition for Wind Instruments 2021 is open to Bassoon, Flute, Oboe.
The Competition is open to young soloists of all nationalities born on or after 1 January 1993.
For each instrument, the competition will consist of three rounds and the prize winner’s concert. The successful completion of a round constitutes admission to the next round.
The participants of the prize winner’s concert will be established in the third round. The first three prize winners will be determined on the basis of their concert performance.The name of the competitors to progress to the next round shall be announced by the chairman of the jury following the jury deliberations.
All the rounds and the prize winner’s concert of the International Aeolus Competition 2021 are open to the public. The prize winner’s concert will be recorded by the radio station Deutschlandfunk – Media Partner of the Aeolus Internaiontal Competition for Wind Instruments – and broadcasted soon therafter.
The International Aeolus Competition for Wind Instruments has firmly established itself as a worldwide recognized stage for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Saxophone, Trumpet, Horn, Trombone and Tuba. It takes place once a year in Düsseldorf since 2006.
Aeolus Competition is open to young musicians of all nationalities younger than 28 years. Each year three of the Instrument groups are opened for competition: 2021 the competition calls for Bassoon, Flute and Oboe. The total prize money is € 60,000, the first prize wins € 20,000.
- Application Deadline Date (year-month-day): April 30, 2021