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Polish Laureates of the 68th International Composers' Tribune of the International Music Council


During the 68th International Composers' Tribune organized by the International Music Council in Italy between the 31st of May and 3rd of June 2022, two main prizes were awarded to: Monika Szpyrka for Parts among Parts (2021) for accordion and orchestra (in the 'Young composers' category) and Kristine Tjøgersen Norwegian composer for Between Trees (2021) for orchestra and electronics (in the main category).

The composition by Aleksandra Gryka emptyloop was among the 13 compositions recommended by the jury to be broadcast by global radio stations and for concert presentations. The work, commissioned by the 'Warsaw Autumn', was performed during the Festival in 2021 by the Jack Quartet.

Monika Szpyrka's piece Parts Among Parts, also commissioned by the Festival, was premiered last year by Klaudiusz Baran and the EWCM orchestra conducted by Rudiger Bohn.

Thanks to the cooperation of IMC with Radio Television Portugal - Radio Antena 2 Monika Szpyrka received a commission for a chamber piece, which will be premiered and recorded in Portugal.


More: http://rostrumplus.net/2022/06/03/68th-international-rostrum-of-composers-selection-announced