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Welcome to the Hugo Kauder Society

flyerThe 2015 Hugo Kauder Society
Competition for Viola

is happening in New Haven, CT on June 5 and 6.

Experience a Live Music Competition and Winners Concert.

Live Round: Friday, June 5, 9am to 5pm, at the Neighborhood Music School, 100 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT.
Winners Concert: Saturday, June 6, 1:30pm, at Yale University's Whitney Humanities Center, 53 Wall Street, New Haven, CT, followed by a reception with the musicians.
Both events are open to the public and free.

Click here for more information on the Live Round and the finalists.

 Click here to support the Hugo Kauder Society via our Donate page.

Hugo Kauder was a mid-century Viennese composer, pedagogue, and émigré to America, who defied the atonal trend of his generation with his uniquely harmonic, contrapuntal style. His legacy of over 300 works, many yet to be published, is receiving renewed interest today.

The Hugo Kauder Society hopes to share Kauder's music with the next generation of musicians and listeners. Its annual competition supports emerging young musicians while connecting them with Kauder's work.

We hope you will enjoy discovering Kauder's story and music and become a player, listener and supporter of his work.