Soeren Sieg Music-Video-Competition

The Sören Sieg Music Video Competition 2020 received 39 contributions from 18 countries on 4 continents. Now the Jury decided: The ensemble Atria from Bremen (Davíd Cisternas, Inés Pina Péres, and Lukas Kuhn) wins the first prize (2000€ plus a composition) with LULWANDA – THE NIGHT OF MEMORIES for recorder, violin and vibraphone, animated by Brazilian-Japanese visual artist Nae Matakas as the journey of a young bird. The second prize is shared between “The Wedding in Djaboué”, filmed as a shadow theater by Trio InVento (Christine Sedlmeier, Christina Leimgruber, and Eva Brandstätter) and “Canarie” by Trio Brunswick (Clara Bielert, Cornelia Struß und Sina Tammena), set in scene as an excursion of the three young girls into the Harz. Angela Rossel receiveds the third pricefor her emotional and personal movie about the Valse triste, for which she recorded all three parts on the violin. Learn more about the 12 best videos with all Youtube-Links HERE.
Next year the Sören Sieg Music Video Competition will be rewarded for the categories solo and duo.

News

Many thanks to my friend António Carrilho from Lisboa for the wonderful premieres of "Ukuvalelisa, 10 Miniatures for Recorder Solo" in Hervey Bay on February 15 and of Cádiz (for recorder and piano) on February 19 in the Sydney. The scores to both pieces are just published, you can order them on this site now. Also just published: UXOLO for recorder orchestra. All other premieres are canceled for now due to the current situation. Let's hope we all get healthy through this difficult time!

Thanks to the drive and organization skills of Axel Bodendieck I will be able to give at least ONE recorder workshop in 2020! It will take place on November 14 in Hamburg, I will teach two new works that have never been played before plus some classics, and we will be able to go in harmony with all covid regulations. Fee is 30€, registration deadline November 5. Hope to see you there! Please contact: axel.bodendieck@arcor.de.

Just published: TELL THEM I'VE HAD A WONDERFUL LIFE in the version for recorder and piano! A video of the second movement you can find here: https://youtu.be/blrYmSaaEro. The fourth (!) edition of Umlanjana is coming from the printing press today. And since four weeks the version of Cádiz for recorder and piano is also available, here you see the second movement from the premiere in Sydney: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jqh8s51HvCU. Best selling at the moment, though, is my first work for recorder solo UKUVALELISA. Here is a video with António Carrilho: https://youtu.be/SzJzVtXPDgk.

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Biography

Sören Sieg (*1966) learned to play the recorder, violin and piano as a child and later the saxophone, trumpet, guitar and drums. He studied Sociology, Politics and Music in Hamburg and Bielefeld. He toured with his a cappella group LaLeLu for 18 years throughout Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Since 2012 he has lived as a composer and author in Hamburg. He has published ten books and numerous works for classical ensembles that are played all around the world. read more »