BREAKING | Semi-Finalists Announced at Hannover’s 2018 Joseph Joachim International Violin Competition

The 12 Semi-Finalists at the 2018 Joseph Joachim International Violin Competition, in Hannover, have been announced

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The 12 candidates progressing to the Semi-Final stage of the 2018 Joseph Joachim International Violin Competition have just minutes ago been announced – in Hannover, Germany.

The 2018 Semi-Finalists are:

Open to international violinists aged between 16 to 27 who are ready to embark on an international career, the 1st prize winner will receive €50,000, the three year loan of a Giovanni Battista Guadagnini violin, an international CD release – and a number of important international performance opportunities.

The 2018 jury comprises: Salvatore Accardo, Andrej Bielow, Masafumi Hori, Kyung Sun Lee, Silvia Marcovici, Qian Zhou, Ulf Schneider, Vilmos Szabadi and Pavel Vernikov.

Previous 1st prize winners include Antje WeithaasFrank HuangNemanja Radulovic – and VC Artists Alexandra Conunova, Dami Kim and Sergei Dogadin.