The Jacques Lancelot International Clarinet Competition is to honor the memory of one of the greatest French clarinetists of his generation and every 2 years organized in Japan and France alternately.
The first competition was held in March 2012 in Rouen, France the birth town of
Mr. Lancelot and 93 applicants got together. The second competition will be at Yokosuka, Kanagawa Japan in August 2014.
Mr. Michel ARRIGNON is again the president of the jury as the first competition.
For this second competition we aimed to encourage the participants from Asian and pan-pacific areas as well as Europe and America.