Candidates Announced for USA’s 2018 Hudson Valley String Competition

The 20 opening round candidates have been announced for the 2018 Hudson Valley String Competition

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The 20 opening round candidates have today been announced for the 2018 46th Hudson Valley String Competition – to be held at Vassar College, in Poughkeepsie, USA – from the 17th to the 19th of March, 2018.

The 2018 candidates are:

  • Katherine Arndt (Violin)
  • David Bernat (Violin)
  • Dongsoo Cha (Violin)
  • Jisu Choi (Violin)
  • Yun Jae Choi (Violin)
  • Ania Filochowska (Violin)
  • Paul Halberstadt (Violin)
  • Qianru Elaine Ho (Violin)
  • Liav Kerbel (Cello)
  • Halam Kim (Viola)
  • Andres Sanchez (Cello)
  • Fangming Shen (Violin)
  • Lisa Sung (Viola)
  • Emily Switzer (Violin)
  • Max Tan (Violin)
  • Martine Thomas (Viola)
  • Choi Tung Yeung (Violin)
  • Oukalin Yin (Violin)
  • Aihao Zheng (Cello)
  • Wei Zhu (Violin)

Open to international string soloists aged 18-25 years old, the 2018 1st prize winner will receive US $3000 – and a number of solo engagement opportunities.

Previous 1st prize winners include: Nobuko Imai, Fred Sherry, Ani Kavafian, Karen Dreyfus, Judith Ingolfsson and Arnaud Sussmann.

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