Composition Competition

Artdesamis Trio + Herne Hill Music Fest Composition Competition Oct 16. Tickets

Herne Hill Music Festival @HerneHillFest tix now available for the ARTDESAMIS PIANO TRIO concert of music for violin, cello & piano 16th Oct @ St Faith's Church SE24 9JQ. This event also features the finals of the Fest's COMPOSITION COMPETITION. The main Artdesamis programme includes piano trio music + classics for violin, cello, and piano. The Trio always explores artistic crossroads amongst friends and new talent and bring this ethos to Herne Hill by also performing a shortlist of 3 compositions - the Festival's competition finalists! This attracted entries from as far away as Japan and Latin America. After reviewing entries, Artdesamis and the Festival settled on 3 short-listed pieces to be played at St Faiths where the audience will vote to choose the winner. 2012's competition was a close call with Catherine Cheung declared the winner. Nailbiter! Shortlisted pieces for 2013 are:

Half Moon, Full Moon, by Phil Taylor
 • Crónica de una decepción, by Santiago Vidal
 • Without Ceremony, by Bernard Hughes

The Artdesamis Trio are: Anna Salmi - Violin; Amy Sims – Cello; Catherine Herriot – Piano.

Herne Hill Music Festival News - Syzygy Sax Quartet & composition competition! Day 6, Oct 17th

The Syzygy Saxophone Quartet are coming up at St Faith's Church in Red Post Hill (SE24 9JQ) on Weds night, 7:30pm. After meeting at the 2009 World Saxophone Congress, the quartet share a passion to promote contemporary music to new audiences. The group combine virtuosity and outstanding repertoire to give unique performances. From this commitment to the exciting and unexpected word of new music, their performances explore a huge variety of sound words from European to American works, from the arch-modernist to the pop-influenced.


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