Young composers competition
In collaboration with the Hippisch Centrum Exloo, the Rian de Waal Foundation and the Frisian Foundation It kypmantsje, we gave three composition students the opportunity to write a composition of about 7 minutes for three international horse riders on a cure for their international competition.
The composition will be for piano and violin.
First prize : Xander Wadman, prize 1500 euro
Second prize : Rian de Waal, prize 1000 euro
Third prize : 750 euro
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Step 1: May 8/9 first acquaintance. The composition students will meet the riders in their cure (without music) in the Hippic center, be inspired by the cure, film it, and they will be assigned a rider. Financed stay in concertfarm the d’Rentmeester in Valthermond.
Step 2: students start composing supervised by their teachers, the student keeps in touch with the rider for whom they are going to compose the cure.
Step 3: in a financed weekend stay for horse riders and composition students (dates to be announced ) the compositions are practiced with a Midi version of the students.
The international competition for international horse riders is in the Hippisch Centrum Exloo from 21 to 24 october 2021.
Pictures: Rian de Waal 1958-2011 and Xander Wadmann 1954-2018