In 2019 the Karl Amadeus Hartmann Composition Prize will be awarded for the first time!
NMZ (January 23, 2019): “The Karl Amadeus Hartmann Society announces for the first time in 2019 the Karl Amadeus Hartmann Composition Prize for String Trio (violin, viola, violoncello) to promote young composers. The Society is committed to the mission and intention of Karl Amadeus Hartmann to promote young, highly talented composers and to introduce them to the humanistic and socio-political dimensions of his works.
Members of the jury:
Composer – Professor at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater München
Clemens Schuldt (permanent member)
Conductor – Chief conductor of the Münchner Kammerorchester
Violinist – Professor at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater München
Hans-Hennig Ginzel (permanent member)
Composer, cellist – Musical director of the ensemble hartmann21
Andreas Hérm Baumgartner (Chair of the jury, permanent member)
Artistic Director, conductor – Managing Director of the Karl Amadeus Hartmann-Gesellschaft / Hartmann-Center