The three 2019 Finalists have simply minutes in the past been introduced on the 2019 Michael Hill Worldwide Violin Competitors – in Auckland, New Zealand.
The 2019 Finalists are:
Jevgēnijs Čepoveckis (23, Latvia)
Do Gyung Anna Im (21, South Korea)
Eric Tsai (22, United States)
JAVGENIJS CEPOVECKIS & JIAN LIU | BRAHMS VIOLIN SONATA NO. three IN D MINOR | 2019 MICHAEL HILL INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN COMPETITION
DO GYUNG ANNA IM & JIAN LIU | GRIEG VIOLIN SONATA NO. three IN C MINOR | 2019 MICHAEL HILL INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN COMPETITION
ERIC TSAI & SARAH WATKINS | FAURE VIOLIN SONATA NO. 1 IN A MAJOR | 2019 MICHAEL HILL INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN COMPETITION
Open to worldwide violinists aged 18 to 28 years outdated, the first prize winner will obtain NZ $40,000 (USD $26,000), a recording on the Atoll label, a personalised skilled improvement package deal, winners’ tour – plus a custom-designed robe or swimsuit and diamond pendant designed by Christine Hill.
The 2019 jury includes: Robin Congreve (Chairman), Dale Barltrop, James Ehnes, Mauricio Fuks, Clara-Jumi Kang, Anthony Marwood, Wilma Smith and Ning Feng.
Held biennially, earlier Michael Hill Worldwide Violin Competitors 1st prize winners embody VC Artists Nikki Chooi, Josef Spacek, Bella Hristova, Sergey Malov, Ioana Cristina Goicea and Suyeon Kang.
Because the competitors’s official 2019 worldwide media and on-line broadcast accomplice, The Violin Channel will likely be offering unique rolling-coverage – stay from all venues.