2016 Meg Quigley Vivaldi Competition! April 28 2015

The sixth Meg Quigley Vivaldi Competition will award more than $20,000 in prizes and is the centerpiece of the inspirational three-day MQVC Bassoon Symposium, hosted by Richard Beene at the Colburn School in Los Angeles, CA, January 15-17, 2016. The symposium is open to all, and features masterclasses, lectures, workshops, artist performances, vendors, and social events.

Competition Eligibility
Women bassoon players who are citizens of the Americas (North America, Central America, South America), or who are enrolled in school in the Americas during the year prior to the competition and who will not have reached their 24th birthday by the competition in January of 2016.

2016 Repertoire
    1. Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto in e minor, RV 484
    2. Jenni Brandon: Colored Stones (Winner, 2014 BCMCC)
    3. Henri Dutilleux: Sarabande et Cortège
    4. Eugene Jancourt: One etude from 26 Melodic Studies, op. 15


All submissions must be received by October 16, 2015.
Visit mqvc.org for specific details regarding the competition and symposium. We will be updating the website continuously over the next several months as judges, guest artists, and MQVC Bassoon Symposium details are solidified for the 2016 event.


Click on the titles in red below for more information about the various editions. 



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Composer Title Publisher Edition Price
Brandon, Jenni

Colored Stones-SOLO BSN

  • Unaccompanied Bassoon
Imagine MusicBCMW151
Dutilleux Leduc (France)20097
Jancourt International Music Co1898
Jancourt Universal Edition (Austria)18126
Vivaldi International Music Co2353
Vivaldi TrevCo8806k
Vivaldi Billaudot (France)2880
Vivaldi Accolade (Germany)1185k