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The MIMC announces the winner of the Richard Lupien Improvisation PrizeThe MIMC announces the winner of the Richard Lupien Improvisation Prize

The Montreal International Musical Competition announces that the international jury—made up of Mr. François Dompierre (Canada), also President of the jury, Mr. Bruno Fontaine (France), and Ms. Gabriela Montero (Venezuela)—has chosen Mr. Serhiy Salov, from Ukraine, as the Grand Prize winner of the...

Piano 2014: Candidates, programming, and activitiesPiano 2014: Candidates, programming, and activities

Twenty-four young pianists—among the world’s finest—will take part in the 13th edition of the Montreal International Musical Competition (MIMC), from May 26 to June 6. 11 women and 13 men from 14 different countries, and with an average age of 23, have been selected to participate.

Jean-Luc Mongrain, spokesperson for the MIMCJean-Luc Mongrain, spokesperson for the MIMC

The MIMC is extremely pleased to announce that Jean-Luc Mongrain will be the spokesperson for its 2014 Piano edition.

An Exceptional DuoAn Exceptional Duo

The MIMC is bringing together 14-year-old pianist Daniel Clarke Bouchard and his mentor, renowned jazz pianist Oliver Jones, for a concert that will see them join forces once again, for the first time on stage at the Maison symphonique de Montréal, on Monday, June 2.

The MIMC creates an improvisation prizeThe MIMC creates an improvisation prize

The MIMC announces the creation of the Richard Lupien Improvisation Prize, a new classical piano improvisation prize.

A great evening for the Montreal International Musical Competition!A great evening for the Montreal International Musical Competition!

Vinum & Musica held its 8th edition this past Tuesday, October 15, bringing together many personalities the from the business world and the arts scene to the profit of the MIMC.

Tuesday, October 15 at Le Windsor: Auction of vintage wines benefitting the MIMCTuesday, October 15 at Le Windsor: Auction of vintage wines benefitting the MIMC

Auction of vintage wines, offered in exceptional large format bottles (to 18L)! Menu created by Jérôme Ferrer, Grand chef Relais & châteaux (Europea Group).

Dunham and its divas!Dunham and its divas!

The 20th Dinner concert in Dunham will be held on Saturday, August 3, and will feature contralto Marie-Nicole Lemieux, sopranos Natalie Choquette, Chantal Dionne, Marie-Josée Lord and Marie-Eve Munger, bass-baritone Philippe Sly and baritone Patrick Mallette.

And the laureates of the special awards are...And the laureates of the special awards are...

The MIMC announces the names of the winners of the special awards and would like to congratulate all the participants in its 2013 violin edition.

Isabella Perron's blogIsabella Perron's blog

A young violinist gives us her daily thoughts.