"ORPHEUS" COMPETITION

 

VII INTERNATIONAL NEW CHAMBER OPERA COMPETITION "ORPHEUS 2005-2006"
( Past Edition )

WINNING OPERAS

 

“Orpheus Competition” winning operas

 

1993/1994 Jury:
President Luciano Berio
Members: Philippe Boesmans, Friedrich Cerha, Mrius Constant, Edison
Denissov, Hans Gabor, Michelangelo Zurletti

Winnin opera
“Ligeia” by Augusta Read Thomas
Pointed out opera
“Anacleto Morones” by Victor Rasgado

Performances
“Dittico Contemporaneo” composed

by Ligeia and Anacleto Morones
Spoleto, Teatro Caio Melisso
9th and 11th 1994

Conductors: Gianpiero Taverna, Mark Fitz-Gerald
Director: Luca Ronconi

 

1995/1996 Jury:
President Luciano Berio
Members: Spiros Argiris, André Boucourechliev, Luis De Pablo, Betsy Jolas,
Richard Trythall, Michelangelo Zurletti

Winning opera
“Dokumentation I” by Helmut Oehring
Performances
Spoleto, Teatro Caio Melisso
August 31st and September 1st 1996
Conductor: Roland Kluttig
Director: Daniele Abbado

 

1997/1998 Jury:
 President Luciano Berio

Members: Philippe Albera, Gilbert Amy, Louis Andriessen, Milko Kelemen,
Peter Ruzicka, Michelangelo Zurletti

Winning opera
“Le parole al buio” by Paolo Furlani
Performances
Spoleto, Teatro Caio Melisso

September 4th, 5th and 6th 1998
Conductor: Enrique Mazzola
Directors: Piera Degli Esposti

 

1999/2000 Jury:
President Luciano Berio
Members: Louis Andriessen, William Bolcom, Luis De Pablo, Betsy Jolas,
Andrea Molino, Michelangelo Zurletti

Winning opera
 “Midea (2)” by Oscar Strasnoy
Performances
Spoleto, Teatro Caio Melisso

September 8th, 9th and 10th 2000

Conductor: Andrea Molino
Director: Henning Brockhaus

 

2001/2002 Jury:
President Luciano Berio

Members: Gilbert Amy, Fabio Vacchi, Richard Trythall, Betty Olivero,
Wolfgang Schreiber, Michelangelo Zurletti

Winning opera
Prized not assigned

 

2003/2004 Jury:
President Louis Andriessen
Members: Mauro Trombetta, Giacomo Zani, Hanna Kulenty, David Lang,
Walter Hus, Michelangelo Zurletti


Winning opera
Prized not assigned

 

2005/2006 Jury:
President Louis Andriessen

Members: Michele Dall’Ongaro, Carlo Donadio, Luca Francesconi,
David Lang, Luigi Taglioni, Michelangelo Zurletti

Winning opera
“Obra maestra” by Giovanni Mancuso
Performances
Spoleto, Teatro Caio Melisso

September 6th, 8th and 9th 2007
Conductor: Marco Angius
Conceiving, direction and dramaturgy: Pippo Delbono