"QUARANTINE!" wins 1st Prize at 18th Gheorghe Dima International Composition Competition 2020 in Romania
"We are pleased to announce the results of the 18th edition of the “Gheorghe Dima” International Competition, Composition Section:
1st Prize: Gerson De Sousa Batista (Portugal) with the piece QUARANTINE!
2nd Prize: Rolli Cesare (Italy) with the piece Vanitas
3rd Prize: Anthony Mondon (France) with the piece Metaphors"
This is the result of several hardworking weeks, reflecting and writing on a depiction of the pandemic state. Also, congratulations to my fellow composer colleagues, Rolli Cesare and Anthony Mondon.
"QUARANTINE!" was performed by all the 5 finalists of the Gheorghe Dima International Conductors Competition in 2021, Mariana Rosas (Argentina), Eleriin Müüripeal (Estonia), Thomas Stadler (Germany), Olivia Tait (UK) and Ines Kaun ( Germany).
Take a listen to the excerpt, conducted by Mariana Rosas
Quarantine! will soon be published by DESOUSA Editions.