The Musical Composition Prize

Winner 2015

George BENJAMIN

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Presentation

Wishing to support and encourage musical creation, the Prince Pierre of Monaco Foundation has awarded, since 1960, the Music Composition Prize to a composer for a recent musical work.

This Prize is triennial and endowed with a sum of 75,000 €, which is intended to promote artistic creation through the production of a new work.

The Music Composition Prize is proposed after deliberation by the Musical Council chaired by Betsy Jolas and is not subject to application.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nominees

Reinbert
DE LEEUW

“ Der Nächtliche Wanderer ”

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Jay
SCHWARZ

“ Delta - Music for orchestra IV ”

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Diana
SOH

“ Arboretum : of myths and trees ”

See biography

Johannes Maria
STAUD

“ Oskar (Towards a Brighter Hue II) ”

See biography

Prize list for year 

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