Trondheim Symfoniorkester & Opera invites talented violinists from all over the world to apply to enter the 21st Princess Astrid International Music Competition.
PERIOD: 12 - 15 OCTOBER 2020
AGE LIMIT: below 30
LOCATION: Trondheim, Norway
JURY LEADER: Julian Rachlin
1st prize: 160 000 NOK (16 000 EUR) and a soloist engagement with Trondheim Symfoniorkester & Opera.
2nd prize: 50 000 NOK
3rd prize: 25 000 NOK
In addition "Finn Audun Oftedal Memorial Scholarship" will be awarded best Norwegian candidate in the final rounds.
FOLLOW THE COMPETITION:
Princess Astrid International Music Competition is held biennially, disciplines alternating between violin and conducting. Trondheim Symfoniorkester & Opera is the organizer, and Her Highness Princess Astrid Mrs Ferner of Norway is patron of the competition. The competition is supported by the Norwegian Ministry of Culture.
Åse Våg Aaknes, project manager