Entries open for the next edition of CIMCA from 19 to 24 November


Deadline for entries of this competition that will take place again at Cine-Teatro de Alcobaça ends on October 23, 2017

The 5th International Chamber Music Competition “Cidade de Alcobaça” (CIMCA), which takes place this year between 19 and 24 November 2017, once again at the Alcobaça Cine-Theater – João d’Oliva Monteiro, has officially open its entries whose deadline ends on October 23, 2017.

For this edition, the names that will form the Jury are the following: António Rosa (President of the Jury, Artistic Diretor and Orquestra Sinfónica do Porto), Kika Materula (Artistic Director of Xiquitsi and Orquestra Sinfónica do Porto), Pedro Carneiro (Orquestra de Câmara Portuguesa and Escola Superior de Música de Lisboa), Luís Magalhães (Stellenbosch University, África do Sul) and Luís Tinoco (Escola Superior de Música de Lisboa and Director of Concurso Jovens Músicos RDP).

Regarding prizes, the winners in the Senior category will receive a prize value of €4000 and a concert under the ambit of Cistermúsica – Alcobaça Music Festival, Stellenbosch Chamber Music Festival, Festival de Estoril Lisboa and Maputo International Music Festival (2018 editions). For the Junior category, the prize will be €2500 and a concert under the ambit of Cistermúsica – Alcobaça Music Festival (2018 edition).

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