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[Tenso Network] News January 2018 – Save the date, Looking back, Young Composer Award 2017

News from Tenso Network Europe
******* January 2018
In this newsletter :
  • Save the date: Tenso Professional Meeting in Berlin (23-24 April 2018)
  • Looking back at an exciting year 
  • Young Composer Award: Our winners in 2017
Looking forward: Tenso Professional Meeting 
in Berlin 23-24 April 2018

Mind the gap!

The inspiration for exciting choral projects may come from faraway places – across generations, continents, cultures…. In our next conference, we will invite artists, scientists and other visionary thinkers who inspire us with their ideas on art and music, to close the gap and work on new ideas. 

The conference will take place from the 23-24 April in Berlin in 2018 – save the date!

Looking back at an exciting year

We look back at an exciting year: 3 masterclasses for young conductors and 3 workshops for young composers in Belgium, Slovenia and Croatia; Tenso Days in MechelenNova Gorica and Zagreb; 2 young composers awarded with a commission for a new piece; we hosted a session at Classical:NEXT in Rotterdam; over 40 professionals discussing « words and music » at the Tenso Professional Meeting in Paris; 24 young singers joining the summer school of Tenso Europe Chamber Choir and giving concerts in Croatia, Slovenia and the Netherlands; 13 concerts performed during Tenso Days as well as 13 premieres of new pieces…
Browse here though our pictures and read here in detail about our activities

Young Composer Award: Our winners in 2017

We are happy to announce that 2017 brought two winners of the Tenso Young Composer Award: 
Lillie Harris (UK, 1994), winner of the Tenso Young Composers Workshop (TYCW) 2016-17 in Mechelen (BE). 

Listen here to her workshop sketch « Vernichtung-Frage-Schrei »

Jug Marković (RS, 1987), winner of the special edition of TYCW 2017 in Zagreb (CRO). 

Listen here to his workshop sketch « Nirvana »
Both pieces had been composed in the framework of the EU-project 14-18 From poetry to music, using texts from this period. Read more about the project here


The activities of Tenso Network Europe are supported by the Culture Programme of the European Union.  

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