Third International Trumpet Competition "Théo Charlier"

The third edition of the International Trumpet Competition "Théo Charlier" will be held

from Sunday 27 October to Saturday 2 November 2019

at the Musical Abbey of Malonne (Namur - Belgium).


The third international trumpet competition "Théo Charlier" is open to trumpeters of all nationalities, and without age limit. It is organized by the association "Brass Promotion" and the musical direction will be provided by Dominique Bodart, member of the association.The competition consists of a first round, a semi-final (six candidates) and a final (three candidates).

The jury is composed of five personalities from the musical world.

All information is available in the contest rules, including the works to be presented.

Registrations closed on September 29, 2019.
50 candidates came forward from 18 nationalities: Belgium, Canada, Chile, China, France, Germany, Estonia, France, Hong Kong SAR China, Hungary, Japan, Lithuania, Mexico, Romania, Russia, United Kingdom, United Kingdom , Taiwan.

All events are public.

  •  Monday 28th and Tuesday 29th (day and evening): Qualifying rounds with piano - free admission
  • Wednesday, October 30 at 7:30 pm: Gala Concert of the members of the jury with the Royal Air Force Music - entry 15 € - reservation required
  • Thursday 31 october (day): semi-finale with piano - free admission
  •  Saturday, November 2 from 18h: fimale with orchestra and awards ceremony (entry 5 €)

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