International Conductors’ Competition Sir Georg Solti
The selection process for the 2020 competition has been completed.
The participants chosen from 437 applications are:
Gábor Hontvári, Hungary
Gyuseong Lee, Korea
Edmon Levon, Spain
Tianyi Lu, New Zealand
Lee Mills, USA
Ana Maria Patiño-Osorio, Columbia
Simon Proust, France
Luis Toro Araya, Chile
Hankyeol Yoon, Korea
Johannes Zahn, Germany
1st prize 15,000 Euro
2nd prize 10,000 Euro
3rd prize 5,000 Euro
The winner of the Audience Prize will receive as a symbol one of Sir Georg Solti’s batons from his Frankfurt era, to be returned to the organisers after the Competition.
The winners of 1st and 2nd prize may be invited to conduct the Frankfurter Opern- und Museumsorchester (concert or opera) and the Frankfurt Radio Symphony. Further orchestras may offer guest engagement or assistance positions.