The Historical Keyboard Society of North America (HKSNA) is pleased to announce the 10th Mae and Irving Jurow International Harpsichord Competition,
to take place July 2-6, 2024 at the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal, Montréal (Quebec), Canada. Harpsichordists under age 35 at the time of the competition are eligible to enter. See attached program requirements and guidelines.
First Prize: $5000 (US); Second Prize: $2500 (US); Third Prize: $1500 (US); Jurow Prize: $750 (to be awarded to the most promising non-finalist). The first-prize winner will be invited by Clavecin en Concert to perform as soloist or featured harpsichordist in Montreal in 2025–2026.
Preliminary Round: Maria Luisa Baldassari (IT); Luc Beauséjour (CA); Leon Schelhase (ZA/US)
Semifinal and Final Rounds: Olivier Baumont (FR); Pieter-Jan Belder (NL); Elaine Funaro (US); Hank Knox (CA); Sonia Lee, chair (CA/US); Emlyn Ngai, ensemble music judge (US/CA)
The entry deadline is April 5, 2024 (preliminary qualification by video recording).
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