Marimba Day Pictures added. Thanks again for all companies, who has supported that great day! Also Thanks for the artist!


Website updated. Results and Pictures added.


Final Results:

1st Prize: Hwang, Se Mi (South Korea)
2nd Prize: Sharaevskiy, Rostislav (Russia)
3rd Prize: Wen, Ting Ya (Taiwan)
Audience Award: Hwang, Se Mi (South Korea)
Keiko Abe Special Prize: Anna Semenova (Belarus)
Best Performance set piece 2nd Round: Rubino, Simone (Italy)
Best Performance set piece Final Round: Wen, Ting Ya (Taiwan)


Schedule updated. Finalists' Schedule now online.


Candidates for the final round:

Hwang, Se Mi (South Korea)Masatomi, Asuka (Japan)
Porter, Vanessa (Germany)Rubino, Simone (Italy)
Sharaevskiy, Rostislav (Russia)Wen, Ting Ya (Taiwan)


Schedule updated. Candidates' Schedule now online.


Candidates for the second round:

Elten, Anders (Denmark)Forero Caviedes, Juan (Colombia)
Glavatskikh, Petr (Russia)Hwang, Se Mi (South Korea)
Imperatore, Clarissa (Italy)Kitai, Stefan (Canada)
Makino, Misa (Japan)Masatomi, Asuka (Japan)
Porter, Vanessa (Germany)Rubino, Simone (Italy)
Semenova, Anna (Belarus)Sharaevskiy, Rostislav (Russia)
Tabisher, Dylan (South Africa)Tang, Wai Chi (Hong Kong)
Ulianov, Ievgen (Ukraine)Wan, Wai Wah (Hong Kong)
Watanabe, Mio (Japan)Wen, Ting Ya (Taiwan)


Schedule updated. No first round at Wednesday 26th Sept.


WMC 2012 has been successfully opened with the Keiko Abe Anniversary Concert.


Schedule updated. Check out our Marimba Exhibition Day and Special Marimba Presentation.


The WMC proudly presents two Awards for best interpretation of the set pieces by Jon Laukvik and Peter Klatzow. Thank you very much for sponsoring the Gift Certificates to Edition François Dhalmann and Percussion Brandt.


we proudly present the Ensemble for the Final Round
Sabine Beisswenger - Flute
Hanna Dippon - French Horn
Alicja Kieruzalska - Basson
Astrid Leutwyler - Violin
Marie Louise Lind - Violincello


The two set pieces, comissioned by the WMC, has been sent to the candidates.
2nd round: Variations on a Relation for Marimba and piano by John Laukvik
final round: Lightscapes for Marimba and small Ensemble by Peter Klatzow


Check out the average age of our candidates on our facebook site


Candidates invited by the WMC Committee are now listed on our website.


Schedule updated. Details for Concerts and Marimbaworkshops coming soon.


Letter of invitation has been sent to the applicants. We are very looking forward to seeing you in Stuttgart.


Application is closed. Thank you again for your interest. After our preliminary selection committee has watched the DVDs we will send the letter of invitation by April 1st.

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