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  1. WINNERS OF THE 3RD NOCHTA

    1st prize – Etienne Boussard, France 2nd prize – Marin Balssa, France 3rd prize – Oskar Rzazewski, Poland 4th prize – Francisco Jesús Rusillo Márquez, Spain Audience Award – Etienne Boussard, France Best Performance of a Piece by …

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  2. LIVE STREAM & JURY UPDATE

    YouTube is giving us trouble, so we moved the live stream to Twitch for now: https://www.twitch.tv/adolphesaxlive! Click the link bellow to listen and watch our candidates live! We are also happy to let you know that Vincent David …

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  3. FINAL SCHEDULE

    The final schedule is here! CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD IT! You can check the schedule and book an acoustic rehearsal in the hall in our office!    

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  4. RESULTS OF THE SEMIFINAL ROUND

    FINALISTS OF THE 3RD INTERNATIONAL SAXOPHONE COMPETITION JOSIP NOCHTA   Francisco Jesús Rusillo Márquez, Spain Oskar Rzazewski, Poland Marin Balssa, France Etienne Boussard, France   Congratulations!

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  5. RESULTS OF THE FIRST ROUND

    THE SEMIFINALISTS OF THE 3RD INTERNATIONAL SAXOPHONE COMPETITION JOSIP NOCHTA Karol Mastalerz, Poland Ryo Nakajima, Japan Francisco Jesús Rusillo Márquez, Spain Oskar Rzazewski, Poland Marin Balssa, France Etienne Boussard, France Bruno Camargo, Brazil Filip Dujmović, Croatia Łukasz Dyczko, …

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  6. JURY ANNOUNCEMENT

    Unfortunately due to COVID Vincent David will not be able to join us at the 3rd Nochta Competition. We hope that we will get a chance to work with Mr David soon, but untill then we are grateful …

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  7. 2021 LATEST INFORMATION

    Dear Contestants of the 3rd International Saxophone Competition Josip Nochta, We are so excited to meet all of you in Zagreb in June! Here is a few information before you visit us. HOW TO ENTER CROATIA? Click here …

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  8. APPLICATION IS CLOSED!

    Dear Nochta candidates, Thank you for your interest in our Competition! We are happy to announce that we have filled all the vacant spots for the 3rd Nochta Competition and that we are closing the application! If you …

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  9. THE APPLICATION IS OPEN!

    We are happy to announce that the application for the few empty spots is open! The application will be open from February 1st to February 15th 2021 or until all the spots are filled. The application will be considered valid only if …

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  10. APPLICATION FOR 2021 ANNOUNCEMENT

    We are happy to announce that we’re opening the application for the few empty spots soon!   The application will be open from February 1st to February 15th 2021 or until all the spots are filled. The application will be …

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  11. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

    We hope you are all safe and well and that you are able to spend the holiday season with the ones you love most! We are looking forward to the new year and are very excited for all …

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  12. NEW DATE ANNOUNCEMENT & REFUNDS INFORMATION

      Dear Nochta participants, we are happy to announce that the 3rd Josip Nochta Competition will be held from June 5th to June 10th 2021! Everyone who applied to compete in 2020 is automatically applied for 2021! Although our …

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  13. POSTPONEMENT ANNOUNCEMENT

    Dear competitors, due to the current COVID-19 situation which affected the whole world and with its unpredictable development we are forced to postpone the 3rd International Saxophone Competition Josip Nochta to the same period of 2021 (beginning of …

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  14. REGARDING COVID-19

    Dear Nochta participants, The Nochta Team wants you to know that we are following the COVID-19 situation very closely and we will keep doing that during the following month, all the while hoping that the situation will improve. At …

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  15. NEW JURY MEMBER – SAŠA NESTOROVIĆ

    Nikola Fabijanić is unfortunately unable to participate in the 3rd Nochta Competition but Saša Nestorović is joining us! Read his bio here.

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  16. KREŠIMIR SELETKOVIĆ – PORTRAITS

    The final version of Portraits by Krešimir Seletković is published on the Nochta website. You can download the material here.

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  17. THE APPLICATIONS FOR NOCHTA 2020 ARE NOW OPEN!

    Dear Saxophonists, we are happy to announce that the Applications for the 3rd International Saxophone Competition Josip Nochta are open! The deadline for submitting the online application is February 15th 2020, but don’t forget that the number of …

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  18. FINAL OVERVIEW OF THE POINTS

    Download a table that shows all the points awarded to each of the 52 competitors in all three rounds here.  

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  19. Congratulations, dear finalists!

    The winner of the second Josip Nochta International Saxophone competition is Antonio García Jorge! Here is the complete list of our finalists: Antonio García Jorge Nicolas Arsenijevic Nicola Peretto Ryo Nakajima Congratulations, everyone!

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  20. RESULTS OF THE SECOND ROUND

    The competitors who have reached the finale of the competition are:   Arsenijevic, Nicolas Garcia Jorge, Antonio Nakajima, Ryo Peretto, Nicola   See the names and points of the rest of our semifinalists here.

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  21. RESULTS OF THE FIRST ROUND

    Here is the list of those who reached the second round of competition in alphabetical order: Arias González, Álvaro Arsenijevic, Nicolas del Valle Casado, Mari Ángeles Garcia Jorge, Antonio Nakajima, Ryo Peretto, Nicola Razdevšek, Aljaž Ronzio, Francesco Sanchez …

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  22. SCHEDULE UPDATE

    Dear contestants, our schedule for April 25th has changed a bit, please check your  time! If you have any questions, come see us in the office on the 4th floor. See the new timetable here.

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  23. Competition Live Stream

    Click the link to watch the live stream of the competition!   AdolpheSaxNochta  

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  24. Contestant registration and accreditation

    All contestants must register for the competition on Saturday, April 22nd, in the room 423 on the 4th floor of the Zagreb Academy of Music. The registration office will be open until 19:00 (7pm). Here you can also pick …

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  25. Updated schedule for the 1st round

    Updated schedule for the 1st round of the Competition download here.

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  26. Arosa Kultur awards

    Arosa kultur awards three grants to the semifinalists for the Arosa Music Academy masterclass with Lars Mlekusch, Timothy Mcallister and Christian Wirth in August 2017.

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  27. Notice

    Dear competitors, Eugene Rousseau is not able to be with us due to health considerations.

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  28. Schedule published

    The day by day schedule of the 2nd International Saxophone Competition ‘Josip Nochta’ and a daily schedule of the 1st round find and download on link http://nochta-saxcompetition.com/en/schedules/.

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  29. Registered competitors

    Once again thank you for the great interest. Below is a list of competitors in alphabetical order. Aeschbacher Barbara (CH) Aganlić Benjamin (BiH) Ahn Taewook (KOR) Arias González Álvaro (ES) Arsenijevic Nicolas (FR) Barrientos José (USA) Blejwas Joanna …

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  30. APPLICATION COMPLETED

    Application for 2nd International Saxophone Competition ‘Josip Nochta’ is completed. Thank you for great interest. A list of competitors will be published till January, 23th 2017.

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  31. 2. međunarodno saksofonističko natjecanje Josip Nochta

    2. međunarodno saksofonističko natjecanje Josip Nochta održat će se 23. – 28. travnja 2017. na Muzičkoj akademiji Sveučilišta u Zagrebu. Prijavni list je na mreži. Krajnji rok za prijave: 15.1.2017. Zbog ograničenog broja natjecatelja, prednost imaju ranije prijavljeni …

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