The subject of the contest was a work for a piano trio (up to 12 min.) reflecting on the idea of a connection between different forms of violence and art and its artistic interpretation.
The jury members:
Prof. Dr hab. Wojciech Widłak – composer (Poland) – chairman,
Dr Paul Clift – composer (Australia / Switzerland),
Shafi Badreddin – composer / conductor (Syria / Luxemburg);
have judged 31 scores from composers from around the world: England, Finland, France, Hungary, Germany, Iran, Mexico, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Syria, Ukraine and USA and decided to give:
II prize: Valentin Schaff, Germany
I prize: Tomasz Szczepanik, Poland
We would like to congratulate the winners and all the participants for their great effort!