The European Biennial Double Bass Congress is holding their convention this August 23-29 with their competitions for Jazz, Youth, Orchestra, and Solo divisions on August 23-24, 2014 in Schouwburg Almere (Netherlands).

Prizes:

  • First Prize (sponsored by Thomastik)    € 5000
  • Second Prize (sponsored by Pirastro)    € 2000
  • Third Prize (sponsored by D’Addario)   € 1000

Eligibility:

The Jazz Competition is open to double bass players of age up to 30 – born after January 1, 1984.

Schedule:

  • Deadline for online application:  June 30, 2014
  • Decision and invitation for those selected:  July 7, 2014
  • Performance date:  August, 23, 2014

For all the details and requirements, check out BASS2014.

Questions should be addressed to MarcvanRooij@bass2014.eu