The Concours International de Harpes has announced the repertoire for its 12th competition, to be held Feb. 18–20, 2022, in Limoges, France. The competition is open to harpists of all ages and nationalities and is divided into several categories based on difficulty of the repertoire. Applications are due Jan. 20, 2022.
Prizes for the winners are sponsored by the Association Internationale des Harpistes et Amis de la Harpe, Camac, Lyon & Healy/Salvi, and Le Magasin de la Harpe in Paris. The harpist awarded first prize in the highest division (Excellence) will be invited to perform in three recitals: at the opening concert of the next Concours International de Harpes, at the Instrumentarium in Paris, and at the international harp festival in Avesnois.
For more information on categories and repertoire requirements, visit the competition website.