1st Prize: € 9.000,-

In addition to the prize money, the first prize winners of each category will receive career guidance and supervision for the following six months in collaboration withe Aimée Paret Artist Consultancy and Project Management.

2nd Prize: € 6.500,-

3rd Prize: € 4.500,-

Special Prize: € 1.000,- Prize for the best interpretation of the commissioned work by Isabel Mundry

1st Prize: € 13.500,-

In addition to the prize money, the first prize winners of each category will receive career guidance and supervision for the following six months in collaboration withe Aimée Paret Artist Consultancy and Project Management.

2nd Prize: € 9.750,-

3rd Prize: € 6.750,-

Special Prize: € 2.000,- Prize for the best interpretation of the winning work of the International Composition Competition Piano Trio

1st Prize: € 18.000,-

In addition to the prize money, the first prize winners of each category will receive career guidance and supervision for the following six months in collaboration withe Aimée Paret Artist Consultancy and Project Management.

2nd Prize: € 13.000,-

3rd Prize: € 9.000,-

*: Our Competition has retained the services of Aimee Paret Artist Consultancy and Project Management to provide career consultancy to the winning ensemble of each category. We feel strongly that young artists deserve knowledgeable and focused personal guidance for their decision-making in the critical months following a major competition win.

The career consulting and coordination for the winners of the 10th International Competition Franz Schubert and Modern Music covers a six-month period and includes:

  • one-on-one discussions with each ensemble regarding musical aspirations and career objectives
  • evaluation of all available PR material to date
  • advice on specific agencies and managers
  • coordination of all concert invitations
  • contractual guidance and contractual negotiations
  • repertoire and programming approaches
  • conflict management and communication strategies
  • long-term career planning

Aimee Paret will be available for general advice and consultation during the FS&MM 2018.

SPECIAL PRIZE FOR AUDIENCE ENGAGEMENT

€ 2.000,-

All participants of the 10th FS&MM are eligible > see announcement.

CONCERTS & SCHOLARSHIPS

The following festivals, concert promoters and educational institutions offered collaboration with the competition:

ACM – Chamber Music Trieste, Italy
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Canada
Besançon International Music Festival, France
DAVOS FESTIVAL – young artists in concert, Switzerland
ECMA – European Chamber Music Academy
Fondazione Gioventù Musicale d’Italia
Fundación Botín Santander, Spain
Gesellschaft der Freunde der Kunstuniversität Graz
impuls – academy | competition | festival
International Franz Liszt Piano Competition Utrecht, The Netherlands
Konzerthaus Berlin, Germany
Krzyzowa – Music, Polen
Musikverein für Steiermark
MuTh – Konzertsaal der Wiener Sängerknaben
Paloma O‘Shea International Piano Competition Santander, Spain
ProQuartet – European Center for Chamber Music, France
Schubertiade Atzenbrugg
Sonntagsmusik im Salon – Konzertreihe Land Oberösterreich
Steirisches Kammermusikfestival
Verbier Festival Academy, Switzerland
Wiener Konzerthausgesellschaft


Special Award ProQuartet

In cooperation with the International Competition “Franz Schubert and Modern Music”, ProQuartet selects a string quartet which will be invited to play a concert in France.

Special Award DAVOS FESTIVAL – young artists in concert
In collaboration with the International Competition “Franz Schubert and Modern Music”, the DAVOS FESTIVAL will invite a selected string quartet to perform at one of the coming festivals in Davos, Switzerland.

Scholarship for a Quartet of Award winners in the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Canada
Cooperation between the International Competition “Franz Schubert and Modern Music” 2018 and the Banff Centre Music Program, Canada: A quartet of award winners will take part either in the “Fall/Winter Residency Program“ or in the “Summer Music Residency Program“ at Banff Centre in Canada. The exact time will be agreed in consultation with the ensemble of award winners.
The costs arising for the course and lodging shall be borne by the Banff Centre Music Program.
A travel allowance will be paid by the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz.

Cooperation between Members of the WFIMC
The International Franz Liszt Piano Competition, Utrecht, and the International Competition “Franz Schubert and Modern Music”,
both members of the WFIMC, present award winners in concerts in the Netherlands and in Graz:
October 2018: “! Ausgezeichnet !”, two evenings at MUMUTH, György-Ligeti-Saal, in the framework of subscription cycle
of the Gesellschaft der Freunde of the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz.
February 2020: Concerts in Tivoli Vredenburg (Utrecht), at the Muziekgebouw Eindhoven and Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ,
Amsterdam as part of the String Quartet Biennale Amsterdam
An exchange between the prize winners of the International Piano Competition Santander, Spain,
and the International Competition “Franz Schubert and Modern Music“ is being arranged.

Cooperation with MuTh
MuTh – Konzertsaal der Wiener Sängerknaben invites a selected ensemble to play a concert in Vienna in the season 2019/20.

Collaboration with the Wiener Konzerthausgesellschaft
In collaboration with the International Competition “Franz Schubert and Modern Music”, the Wiener Konzerthausgesellschaft will invite a selected ensemble to play a concert in Vienna.

Cooperation between the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz and the Musikverein für Steiermark
Being the most important concert promoter of the provincial capital of Graz and portal to the international world of music, the Musikverein für Steiermark organizes top-class orchestra, chamber and soloist concerts and Lied recitals taking place of Stefaniensaal (Graz Convention Center) which ranks among the wold‘s best concert halls in terms of acoustics. The neighboring Kammermusiksaal forms the atomspheric framework for the “Amabile“ series in which established musicians present young talents. In addition, every year it is venue to a chamber opera production.
Should the occasion arise, selected participants of the competition “Franz Schubert and Modern Music“ might have the opportunity to take part in a concert organized by the Musikverein.

(January 2018)