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THE MAHLER COMPETITION 2020 WINNERS

The winners of The Mahler Competition 2020 have been decided!

1st Prize

FINNEGAN DOWNIE DEAR

2nd Prize

THOMAS JUNG

3rd Prize

WILSON NG, HARRY OGG, KATHARINA WINCOR

Instead of awarding a single third prize, the jury wants to recognize the qualities of all the semi-finalists and decided to divide the third prize amongst them.

The closing concert will be streamed on this website on sunday 5th of July 2020 17:00 CEST.

CANDIDATES

Yeo Ryeong Ahn
Finnegan Downie Dear
Killian Farrell
Orr Guy
Andreas Hansson
Thomas Jung
Piero Lombardi Iglesias
Wilson Ng
Harry Ogg
Mikhail Shekhtman
Christian Vasquez
Katharina Wincor

JURY

Marina Mahler
Jakub Hrůša
Pamela Rosenberg
John Carewe
Martin Campbell-White
Ara Guzelimian
Barbara Hannigan
Lahav Shani
Juanjo Mena
Mark Stringer
Miroslav Srnka
Marcus Axt
Martin Timphus

COMPETITION PAMPHLET

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COMPETITION'S REPERTOIRE

Gustav Mahler
Symphony Nr. 4 G Major for Soprano and Orchestera

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Symphony Nr. 26 E Major KV 184

Anton Webern
Variations for Orchestra op. 30

Helmut Lachenmann
»Tableau«

Miroslav Srnka
move 04 «Memory Full» (world premier)

PRIZE MONEY

1st prize: € 30,000
2nd prize: € 20,000
3rd prize: € 10,000

SPONSORS