Composition Competition

The 12th International Composition Competition of Póvoa de Varzim

The 12th International Composition Competition of Póvoa de Varzim

Chamber Music with Violin, Cello, Flute, Clarinet and Piano

Another edition of the Póvoa de Varzim International Composition Competition has come to an end with finalists Rui Antunes with the work “Dois Personagens Portugueses" and Carlos Medina with the work “Noche Bajo El Arbol Caido”.

The final took place on 23 of July at 9:45 pm in the Póvoa de Varzim Municipal Auditorium, in a concert integrated on the 41st FIMPV. The finalist pieces were performed by Toy Ensemble (violin, cello, flute, clarinet and piano).

The jury, composed by the composers António Rosa, Eurico Carrapatoso and Alexandre Delgado (President) decided to award the first prize to Rui Antunes and the second to Carlos Medina. They also decided to give an honorable mention to Eduardo Serra's “Trio”.