IMB Festival 2019

We are happy to announce the 2nd In Medias Brass International Brass Chamber Music Festival and Competition in Szentendre between 12-14th April 2019 organized by the Tihamér Vujicsics Elementary Art School and our ensemble.


To the brass chamber music competition in 2019 we are expecting applicants from the V4 countries in two categories for music school students and one category for music specialized vocational high school students. The competition is planned to be held on the 14th April 2019.


We are happy for having 17 ensembles applied for the competition. For those, who may missed the deadline, but wanted to come, we respite the deadline of application to the competition.

The new application deadline: 10th March 2019. 

Click here for the proclamation, and here for the application form.


There will be a three-day-long international low brass masterclass starting on the 12th April 2019 with

Ko-Ichiro Yamamoto, principal solo trombonist of the Seattle Symphnic Orchestra

Jens Bjørn-Larsen, tuba professor of the musical universities of Hannover, Malmö and Copenhagen

Szabolcs Zempléni, teacher of Staatliche Hochschule für Musik Trossingen.

Click here for details, and apply now by clicking here.


Beside the competition and masterclass there will be clinics and concerts as well:

12. April 2019. 7pm, Town Hall: In Medias Brass – Opening Concert

13. April 2019 7pm, Town Hall: Professors concert

14. April 2019 5pm, Town Hall: Gala concert of the prize winners, followed by the concert of BRASSTONES QUINTET, the 2nd prize winner and Public Prize Winner of the professional category of the 1st In Medias Brass Chamber Music Competition and Festival in 2017.