ADAWITCZYK.COM –is delighted to announce our new partnership with the Victor Kalabis & Zuzana Ruzickova Foundation and we’re honoured to name our competition in her memory.

Celebrating the life and career of one of the world’s leading harpsichordists Zuzana Ruzickova and her invaluable role in promoting pieces by modern composers on period instruments.

Competition plan/rules/dates —Three winning compositions will be selected by the jury and announced on 1st August 2021.

Viktor Kalabis Prize – 2 successful works will be recorded in video performances by director Simon Helbling and his crew in late September 2021. This alligns with our continuing focus to present music in engaging ways outside of the traditional concert hall. To find out more about our previous collaborations watch Biber’s Rosary Sonata No.1 here.

Prima la musica Prize – all 3 winning compositions will be published by one of the UK’s foremost early music publishers Prima la musica!

ISM Prize – a year’s free ISM early career membership to a young British composer

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