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20 Nov 2020

20th International Festival-Contest for young musicians

“LAMS Matera Award” – Online edition 2020Matera”




After the great success of the 19thedition, held in the year of Matera European Capital of Culture, the Lams Matera Award – International Festival/Contest for young musicians (called “Rosa Ponselle” until 2018) celebrates 20 years and is part of the many artistic and cultural initiatives that celebrate the 30th year of foundation of the LAMS, with the patronage of the Ministry of Heritage and Cultural Activities, Basilicata Region, Matera Municipality, Matera Province.


The field of the promotion of young musicians remains an area in which the Lams wants to invest in order to stimulate more and more the growth of artistic wealth and potentiality, local and not, of the new generations. The Award is intended to disseminate the musical culture, to offer to the competitors an important occasion of verifications of one’s abilities, through the comparison and the fair competition, consolidating and promoting the cultural tourism for the knowledge of Matera and of the whole Basilicata.


The LAMS MATERA Awards will be for the first time in online modality, from 18 to 20 December 2020, on the Facebook page and on the YouTube channel of Lams.