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Welcome to the homepage of the TROMP Repertoire Days organized by the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music between 13–15 February 2023 in Budapest.

TROMP is very pleased to announce that the next edition of the Repertoire Days, will be held at the prestigious Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music in Budapest, Hungary from 13 to 15 February 2023.

Opening concert of the event will be held by Dominique Vleeshouwers on 13 February 2023, 19:00h.

Dr. Ir. Theo Tromp founded the Tromp Biennial in Eindhoven in 1970. His intention was to provide new opportunities and stage for young percussionists from around the world. Over fifty years later, the TROMP International Percussion Competition has become a leading competition for percussionist in the world. Investing in the future careers of the winners, TROMP provides various concert engagements in internationally acclaimed concert halls and festivals, both solo and with prestigious international ensembles.

TROMP Repertoire Days offers the possibility to percussionist students to attend master classes led by jury members and laureates in various locations throughout the world.

Participants in the Repertoire Days get a chance to study the competition’s (TROMP International Percussion Competition) repertoire together, as well as other solo repertoire. Editions have been held in the USA, China, Russia, Brazil, Japan, the United Kingdom and The Netherlands.

There are 25 places available for active participants for the Repertoire Days. Places are given on a first come first served basis. Successful applicants will be notified after the closing date.

Click HERE to apply.