IMB Festival 2017

RESULTS can be downloaded by clicking the link. 

We are happy to announce the first festival organized by In Medias Brass in Szentendre 21-23 April 2017! There are 27 ensembles applied from 5 different countries: 8 from music schools, 10 from vocational high schools, 5 professional Hungarian and 4 professional groups from abroad – all together 117 competitors. 

 Patron of the competition: Dr. Péter Hoppál Minister of State for Culture, Ministry of Human Resources. 

Venue of the competition and the concerts: Town Hall of Szentendre (2000 Szentendre, Városház tér 3., Hungary)

Both rounds of the competition are opened to the public, all the concerts are free. 

CONCERTS

21. April 7pm
Opening ceremony
Opening speches, introduction of the jury, opening concert, presented by In Medias Brass

IN MEDIAS BRASS – BRASS QUINTET
KRISZTINA FEJES – PIANO
 

22. April 7pm 
JURY'S CONCERT
PROF. STEVEN MEAD – euphonium
PROF. KAZUHIRO NAKAMURA – tuba
DR. GUSZTÁV HŐNA- trombone

FEJES KRISZTINA – piano
IN MEDIAS BRASS – brass quintet

23. April 5pm

Announcement of the results, prize giving ceremony, GALA CONCERT of the prize winners
 

Detailed program: 

21. April 7pm

Opening ceremony: speeches, opening concert

CONCERT: In Medias Brass
Program: 
 
B. Marcello: Introduction, Air and Presto
J. Haydn: Hungarian Rondo
P. Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana – Intermezzo 
E. Crespo: Suite Americana – I-III-V. mvt. 
G. Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue (piano solo: Krisztina Fejes)
G. Gershwin: I got rhythm
V. Monti: Czardas
D. Gillis: Just a Closer Walk with Thee
 

22 April

COMPETITION
9.30-12.15 D (professional) category 1st round
12.15-13.30 Lunch break
13.30-14.30 A+B category (music school) 1st round
15.00-16.30 C category (vocational high schools) 1st round
16.45-17.45 A+B category 2nd round
 
7pm Jury's CONCERT

Program:

Prof. Kazuhiro Nakamura:
Jerry Lackley: Jazz Concerto
Satoshi Yagishawa: Love song
Astor Piazzola: Adios Nonino

Prof. Hőna Gusztáv és az In Medias Brass előadásában:
Másik János: Déli banya

(intermission)

Prof. Steven Mead:
Antonio Soler: Fandango
John Reeman: Sonata for Euphonium
Astor Piazzola: Café 1930
Ivor Bosanko: Heart in Heart

Krisztina Fejes – piano

23. April

COMPETITION
10.00-11.00 C category 2nd round
11.30-12.30 D category 2nd round
12.30-13.30 Lunch break
13.30-15.00 D category 2nd round

CONCERT
17.00 Gala concert of the prize winners, announcement of the results, prize giving ceremony

Proclamation

Download proclamation from here.

Application form

Download application form from here.