göttingen händel competition
Competition day 1
After the successful kick-off, our redesigned göttingen händel competition is set to go into the next round in 2018. Eight up-and-coming ensembles will compete for the coveted prizes over two days at the beginning of the Festival. An expert jury will award the first prize of € 5,000 donated by the Göttinger Händel-Gesellschaft e. V. and the Bärenreiter Urtext Prize, whereas the audience decides on the Publikumspreis. The winning ensemble will also perform at the Prizewinners’ Concert.
Each group presents 15 min. programme and participates in 10 min. discussion; two ensembles per concert session
10 – 11 am
Ensemble 1 + Ensemble 2
11.30 am – 12.30 pm
Ensemble 3 + Ensemble 4
3 – 4 pm
Ensemble 5 + Ensemble 6
4.30 – 5.30 pm
Ensemble 7 + Ensemble 8
Announcement of results from the first round
The second round of the competition takes place on Saturday, May 12, 2018 from 10 am till 12.45 pm.
The venue is fully barrier-free. For further information on Festival venue accessibility please see the overview.
The göttingen händel competition is supported by