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The network enhancing young string quartets and historic houses
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NEWSLETTER FOR QUARTETS

Dearest Musicians,

We are very happy to invite you all to Le Dimore del Quartetto Annual Award Concert!

This year will be even more special, because it will include the local ceremony of the European Heritage Award/Europa Nostra Award 2019. It would be a great pleasure to celebrate this incredible year with you!

The concert will take place on Thursday November 14th, 7pm at Palazzina Liberty in Milan.

For further information, visit our website and drop us a line to confirm your participation at info@ledimoredelquartetto.eu
Hope to see you there!
Le Dimore del Quartetto Team

STRING QUARTET BIENNIAL IN PARIS

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Every two years, the String Quartet Biennial brings together the best string quartets in the world, from every generation, in celebration of this vital musical genre. Vienna is at the heart of this eighth edition. Here a selection of the opportunities open to quartets.

ALFRED BRENDEL | ATELIER QUATUORS À CORDES

Deadline: October 15th
January 9th - 10th 2020, Cité de la musique, Paris
Alfred Brendel has never stopped taking an interest in young artists, sharing with them his vast and profound knowledge of the Austro-German repertoire.
During this atelier, Brendel will be working on works by Beethoven and Schubert.

AUDITION DE QUATUORS INTERNATIONAUX

Deadline: October 31st
January 12th 2020, Cité de la musique, Paris
An opportunity for emerging ensembles to be listened to by a committee of important figures of the classical music world. This audition day is open to the public and consists in short performances followed by a discussion with the invited professionals.

TREMPLIN POUR JEUNES QUATUORS

Deadline: December 1st
January 11th 2020, Cité de la musique, Paris
Six quartets will be selected and invited to perform in public before a jury of professionals. The winners take part in a programme to support their professional project and receive assistance for developing their communication tools.

MASTERCLASSES & ACADEMIES

CONCERT IN THE 21ST CENTURY

Deadline: October 30th
February 10th - 21st, Banff Centre, Canada
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The residency will offer workshops on pitching projects to presenters and funders, and marketing concert programs. You will also have the opportunity to work with Banff Centre’s Media + Production department on a short promotional video about yourself and your work.

QUEEN ELISABETH MUSIC CHAPEL

Deadline: November 30th
Academic Year 2020/2021, Belgium
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The Music Chapel brings talented musicians from Belgium into contact with young musicians from around the world whilst strengthening these ties through various national and international institutions of the highest level.
Applications for the academic year 2020/2021 is now open.

COMPETITIONS

10th OSAKA INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER MUSIC COMPETITION

Deadline: October 10th
May 15th-22nd 2020, Osaka (Japan)
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Devoted young ensembles will be invited from across the world to take part in the Chamber Music Competition. Prizes will be awarded to the outstanding ensembles selected by a group of internationally renowned musicians who are authorized by the foundation to serve as the jury.
Section I: String Quartet
Section II: Piano Trio and Piano Quartet

12th INTERNATIONAL STRING QUARTETS COMPETITION
"PREMIO PAOLO BORCIANI"

Deadline: January 31st 2020
June 7th-14th 2020, Reggio Emilia (Emilia Romagna, Italy)
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Among the most prestigious string quartets competitions worldwide, Premio Paolo Borciani takes place once every 3 years at Teatro Municipale Valli in Reggio Emilia, promoted and organised by Fondazione I Teatri di Reggio Emilia.
The members of the jury, expressly selected in every edition, are world-known instrumentalists, musicologists, musical managers and journalists.

PLANNING YOUR NEXT RESIDENCY?

Our network of historical houses keeps developing all around Europe.
Have a look at some of them and choose your next residency!
RŪMENE MANOR
KANDAVA (LATVIA)

One of the most attractive places for a memorable stay in Latvia, 100 km from Riga, in a very beautiful corner of the world
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ITALIAN INSTITUTE OF CULTURE

BELGRAD (SERBIA)

It represents the Italian Republic for cultural activities in Serbia
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LE GRAND MELLO

MELLO (HAUTS-DE-FRANCE)

Two castles and one beautiful park with centenaries magnificent trees, leading inspiration and quietness
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VILLA ROSSI DANIELLI

VITERBO (ITALY)

A graceful 17th century country manor, set in a splendid countryside, in the Northern area of Rome
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