International Johann Sebastian Bach Competition
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International Johann Sebastian Bach Competition

The International Johann Sebastian Bach Competition (German: Internationaler Bach Wettbewerb Leipzig) is a music competition in Leipzig, Germany, held by the Bach-Archiv Leipzig. It was founded in 1950[1] and was held every four years from 1964 to 1996 with five subjects and is now held every two years with three changing subjects. From 1965 the competition is a member of the World Federation of International Music Competitions in Geneva.[2]

Prizes

Prizes for participants:[2]

Prize Amount
1st prize 10,000EUR
2nd prize 7,500EUR
3rd prize 5,000EUR

The Prize winners have the right to use the title "Bach Prize Winners".

Prizewinners

Prize winners have included:

Jury

President: Robert D. Levin[2] (since 2002)

Members of jury have included:[1]

References

  1. ^ a b "Internationaler Johann-Sebastian-Bach-Wettbewerb Leipzig". kulturpreise.de. 2018. Retrieved 2019.
  2. ^ a b c "Preisträger des Internationalen Johann-Sebastian-Bach-Wettbewerbs 2006". neue musikzeitung (in German). Regensburg. 15 July 2006. Retrieved 2019.
  3. ^ Meyer, Krzysztof (2015). "1950-1954". Schostakowitsch: Sein Leben, sein Werk, seine Zeit (in German). Mainz: Schott. p. 334. ISBN 9783795786298.

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