07 Nov 2020 - 08 Nov 2020
TROMP 2020 Competition 1st and 2nd Round

TROMP 2020 Competition 1st and 2nd Round

Online via Livestream

The kickoff of the TROMP International Percussion Competition 2020. During the first and second round the most talented percussionists compete for a spot in the Semi Finals.
The online competition can be followed via a livestream on the website of TROMP.

In the 1st Round of the TROMP International Percussion Competition thirty selected participants each give a performance of max. 20 minutes. The individual programmes include one selected work from the required repertoire for set-up and a work for vibraphone of one’s own choice.

1st Round required repertoire:
A choice from:

  • Iannis Xenakis - Rebonds A
  • Iannis Xenakis - Rebonds B
  • Kevin Volans - Asanga

In the second round the participants perform a composition for marimba solo by a composer from The Netherlands.
Participants choose one of the following works:

  • Louis Andriessen - Woodpecker
  • Jan Bus - Solitude
  • Anthony Fiumara - An Index of Wood (selection of movements)
  • Bart de Kemp - Mama Rimba
  • Dolf de Kinkelder - Touch
  • Ton de Leeuw - Midare
  • Florian Magnus Maier - Soleá
  • Arnold Marinissen Totem I & Totem II
  • Aart Strootman - Solo for marimba
  • Jacob ter Veldhuis - Barracuda (solo version)
  • Sinta Wullur Dukha
  • Yannis Kyriakides - Bee Cult

Attending the competition

Tickets for the Finale, which takes place in the main hall, are available at the Muziekgebouw Eindhoven Ticket Office.

Times and schedules will be published by November 2020 and may change until the last moment, so always check the latest updates here.


TROMP 2020 Competition 1st and 2nd Round

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