Concerto Competition AIMS 2022

Feel like performing as a soloist at one of the AIMS 2022 Festival concerts?

This is your opportunity!

We encourage all AIMS string students to participate in our concerto competition which will take place on Saturday, 6th of August. The winners will perform on August 11th in a concert at Cardona’s stunning castle church. A string quintet formed by our faculty members will accompany. According to the decisions of the competition jury, the winners will either perform an entire work or else selected movements. Nevertheless, participants are required to prepare the entire work.

Here is the list of pieces you can choose from:

Violin:

Felix Mendelssohn, Concert d minor (1822)
Giuseppe Tartini, Concerto d minor

Viola:

Telemann, Concerto g major TWV 51:G9
Hoffmeister, Concerto d major

Violoncello:
Boccherini: Concerto g major G.480 (Edition Gendron),
Piotr Tchaikovsky: Andante cantabile (arr. cello) from String Quartet No. 1, Op. 11

Double Bass:
Domenico Dragonetti: Andante & Rondo d major
Giovanni Bottesini – Elegy no. 1