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Posted: 14 Feb 2024
16th Dimitri Mitropoulos International Competition for Conducting

16th Dimitri Mitropoulos International Competition for Conducting

28 - 31 May, 2024

Dimitri Mitropoulos - International Competition for Conducting

May 28-31/2024 in Thessaloniki, Greece

1st prize € 14.000
2nd prize € 7.000
3rd prize € 3.000

in addition the possibility of concerts with:

-the Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra
-the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
-the Greek Radio Symphony Orchestra
-the Opera Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Thomas Sanderling (Conductor, former Chief Conductor and Artistic Director of the Novosibirsk Philharmonic Orchestra and former Music Director of Osaka Symphony Orchestra)
Miltos Logiadis (Conductor, Orchestral Conducting Professor at Ionian University)
Michalis Economou (Conductor, Composer, Greek Radio Symphony Orchestra Music Director)
Georgios Vranos (Conductor, Professor at Department of Music Science & Art, University of Macedonia)
Nayden Todorov (Sofia Philharmonic Director)
Dian Chobanov (Plovdiv Opera General Musical Director)

Conductors born after May 28, 1989
Closing date for entries:
Closing date: 15 Apr 2024

This competition appears to include an online round that charges over €35. musicalchairs is concerned that the fee for online judging must be commensurate with the value offered to applicants whether they are successful or unsuccessful. Please therefore study the guidelines for this competition carefully:

  • Is the Jury for the online round published and are they widely respected musicians?
  • Does each Jury member listen to the submissions in full?
  • Do applicants receive detailed and considered feedback about their complete performance/score from the Jury?
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