Meitar Ensemble is happy to announce the winning pieces of the 4th Matan Givol Composers Competition 2019:

First prize: Piyawat Louilarpprasert - ‘Silhouette’

Second prize: Mikel Urquiza - ‘Cinq pièges brefs’

Third prize: Siho Kim - ‘Sussurro’

The final stage took place on June 26th at the Center for New Music, Tel Aviv.  The three pieces were performed and live recorded by Meitar Ensemble members.

The pieces were selected from over 50 scores that were submitted to the competition from Spain, Taiwan, Italy, Australia, China, South Korea, Romania, USA, Turkey, Austria, Hungary, Poland, England, Russia, Cyprus, Switzerland, Bosnia, Slovenia, Albania, Israel, Finland, Thailand, Japan, Chile, Mexico, Canada, Greece & Ireland.

We would like to thank all the competitors who participated in the competition. The level of the scores was incredibly high - it was a pleasure reading through them and the decision was a difficult task. 

The 5th Matan Givol Composers Competition will take place on May 7th 2020. Further information will be published in our website and via social media later on.