Majura Christ Association organizes between October 21st and October 30th 2017 the second edition of the Suzana Szörenyi International Duo Competition.
The competition wishes to stimulate the young generations of musicians, to awaken their interest for ensemble music, as well as to attract the music loving public towards an authentic understanding of chamber music genre.
Likewise, this project wishes to render homage to the remarkable Suzana Szörenyi, prominent personality of the Romanian pianistic and pedagogical world.
The founder of this competition, the Majura Christ Association, is a non-profit organization focusing mainly on cultural, artistic and humanitarian activities, being active in the same time in other domains such as organizing events and implementing projects dedicated to pre-university and university musical education.
The Suzana Szörenyi International Duo Competition is structured on four sections: Dramatic and lyric chamber Duo (voice – piano), Piano Duo – four hands, Piano Duo – two pianos and Hobby Duo (amateurs and mixed). The competitors will be evaluated by juries composed of Romanian and international musical personalities – pianists and accompanists, composers, soloists of the lyrical scene, professors. The total value of the prizes will rise to approx. 30.000 Euros (taxes included).AAF-logo-2016-member
Starting with the second edition, the Suzana Szörenyi International Duo Competition is member of the Alink-Argerich Foundation.
After the success of the 1st edition of the Suzana Szörenyi International Duo Competition, we felt we should walk a broader path and embrace a new challenge: The Majura Magic Musical Moments International Chamber Music Festival.