Our mission is to encourage the performance and understanding of Tera de Marez Oyens’ music and to support the artistic development of contemporary composers and musicians.
Biennially an award is given to persons or institutions engaged in promoting, performing or composing contemporary music or compositions of Tera de Marez Oyens.
Tera de Marez Oyens - Wansink (1932-1996) was a Dutch composer, pianist, conductor and professor of composition
A database with compositions by Tera de Marez Oyens is available through the catalogue in this web site.
The award ceremony took place after the lunch time concert of the Gaudeamus Muziekweek 2018, in Utrecht, The Netherlands, on Friday September 7th.
Drifting, for soprano and soprano saxophone is a piece that reflects on memory and losing one's memory. Press release
Read more in Tera's biography.