• 20/08/2019

Instruments in use in competition

Here is a list of instruments that are in use in Majaoja Percussion Competition.

Marimba:
Adams Classic
Adams Alpha
Yamaha YM 5100 A
MarimbaOne
Yamaha YM 4600 A
Musser (Low a)

Vibraphone:
Yamaha YV 2700 G
Adams Alpha
Adams Artist
Marimba One 9001 One Vibe
Musser M55

Snare Drum:
Pearl Philharmonic
Pearl Symphonic
Majestic ProPhonic
Yamaha Concert Snare

Concert Toms:
Yamaha

Xylophones:
Malletech
Yamaha
Vancore

Some more instruments:
– Adams Concert gran cassa 32′
– Kolberg 26′
– Bergerault 20′ floortom/bassdrum
– Saari 20′ floortom/bassdrum
– Conga LP Giovanni-series: Tumba, conga, quinto and requinto
– Bongo LP Giovanni-series and Matador series. All of them has plastic heads
– Temple‐block: Grover, Toca ja LP
– Woodblock: Vaughncraft, Black Swamp and Grover

  • 31/05/2019

Competitors 2019 have been selected

It is time to announce the competitors for all three categories:

Category A
Mattia Basi (Italy)
Grzegorz Chwaliński (Poland)
Dominik Englert (Germany)
Eppu Hietalahti (Finland)
Yao-Te Hsieh (Taiwan)
Jiyeon Kiim (South Korea)
Tamara Kurkiewicz (Poland)
Augustin Lipp (Switzerland)
Ling Lu (Taiwan)
Hannes Schöggl (Austria)
Akane Tominaga (Japan)
Josef Treutlein (Germany)

Category B
Teo De la Cruz (Finland)
Tobias Furholt (Norway)
Will Hopkins (United States)
Lorenz Karasek (Germany)
Reno Kokmann (Estonia)
Alicja Krajewska (Poland)
Asen Kuzmanov (Bulgaria)
Skage Rollheim Larsen (Norway)
Leevi Lehtonen (Finland)
Tanel-Eiko Novikov (Estonia)
Mikolaj Rytowski (Poland)
Eero Tekoniemi (Finland)
Tadeusz Tomaszewski (Poland)
Ruslan Zalautdinov (Russia)

Category C
Eren Binici (Turkey)
Erkin Can (Turkey)
Arttu Haavisto (Finland)
Justus Hautakangas (Finland)
Eemeli Heiniö (Finland)
Ville Järvinen (Finland)
Mitja Koskiluoma (Finland)
Osvald Nigola (Estonia)
Cetin Ozen (Turkey)
Elmeri Vasama (Finland)
Efe Yaşar (Turkey)

 

We received altogether 65 applications from candidates of 21 nationalities. Thank you for participating and making the competition come true!

 

  • 10/12/2018

Majaoja Percussion Competition 2019

The Majaoja Percussion Competition is organized bythe Tampere Music Academy in cooperation with Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra, the Sibelius Academy of the University of the Arts and the Pori Palmgren Conservatory. The competition takes place 2.– 5.10.2019 in Tampere, Finland. The competition is open to all percussionists, regardless of nationalityThe competition is held for the third time and has grown to be worldwide international for the first time.

  • 23/09/2015

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