The jury of European Award for Choral Composers 2020/21 selected winning pieces and also awarded special mentions, after pieces had been submitted from all over Europe.
In category A (works a cappella), the prize was awarded to “Amor, io fallo” by Belgian composer Jan Van der Roost, while Hans Helsen received a special mention for his piece “Sanctus Amor”.
In category B (works with accompaniment), Maarten Van Ingelgem from Belgium won the prize for “Autumn Soils”, while Vigdis Hansa Elst received a special mention for her piece “How sweet the Moonlight”.
All laureates of the international composition competition will talk Mr. Jeroen Beckers.
Presenter: Jeroen Beckers (BE), and laureates Jan Van der Roost (BE), Maarten Van Ingelgem (BE), Hans Helsen (BE), Vigdis Hansa Elst (BE)