Wednesday, August 21, 2019

VC ARTIST | Sarah Christian – ARD, Michael Hill & Brahms International Competition Prizes

German violinist Sarah Christian is firmly establishing herself as one of the new generation's most gifted and promising young concert soloists. A graduate of the...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Suyeon Kang, 26 – 2015 Michael Hill International Violin Competition 1st Prize

26 year old South-Korean-born Australian violinist, VC 'Young Artist' Suyeon Kang is firmly establishing herself as one of the new rising stars of the international...

VC ARTIST | Cellist Benedict Kloeckner – “Really Remarkable, Perfect Playing”

German cello virtuoso Benedict Kloeckner has firmly established an international reputation as one of the new generation's most gifted young string virtuosi - praised by Maestro...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Chad Hoopes, 19 – “The most extraordinary young musician with whom I’ve ever come in contact”

19 year old American violin virtuoso Chad Hoopes is quickly establishing himself as one of the most exciting young concert artists to emerge in recent years...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Yoojin Jang – Munetsugu Angel & Sendai Competition 1st Prizes

South Korean violinist Yoojin Jang is building an international reputation as one of the new generation's brightest young string virtuosi – praised for her...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | In Mo Yang, 22 – Paganini International Violin Competition 1st Prize Winner

22-year-old Korean violin virtuoso In Mo Yang is quickly building an international reputation as one of the new generation's most outstanding young string virtuosi -...

VC ARTIST | Stefan Jackiw – ‘Itzhak Perlman or an Isaac Stern in their Early Years’

American violinist Stefan Jackiw has, in recent years, firmly established himself as one of the new generation top tier virtuosi. A graduate of Harvard University and the New...

VC ARTIST | Edgar Moreau, 21 – Tchaikovsky Comp & Young Concert Artists Major Prizes

21 year old French cello virtuoso, Edgar Moreau is quickly building an international reputation as one of the most captivating young concert soloists to emerge in recent...

VC ARTIST | Benjamin Beilman, 28 – Montreal International Violin Competition 1st Prize Winner

28-year-old American violinist Benjamin Beilman is quickly building an impressive international reputation for his eloquent music making​, distinctive sound and effortless virtuosity. A graduate of...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Santiago Cañón–Valencia, 23 – Queen Elisabeth Cello Competition Major Prize Winner

23-year-old Colombian cellist Santiago Cañón-Valencia is quickly building an international reputation as an emerging young concert artist of outstanding potential. A student of Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt at the Kronberg Academy, Santiago...

VC ARTIST | Pablo Ferrández – Tchaikovsky & Paulo International Cello Comp Major Prizes

26 year old Spanish cellist, Pablo Ferrández has in recent years firmly established himself as one of the new generation’s most outstanding young string virtuosi. A graduate...

VC ARTISTS | Attacca Quartet – ‘Vivacious … exuberant, funky, and … exactingly nuanced’

The internationally acclaimed, New York-based Attacca String Quartet have firmly been establishing themselves as one of the new generation’s premier, young chamber ensembles. Comprised of violinists Amy...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Yu-Chien Benny Tseng, 22 – Sarasate, Tchaikovsky & Singapore Comp Winner

22 year old Taiwanese violinist Yu-Chien Benny Tseng is explosively building an international reputation as an emerging young soloist of enormous promise – praised for...

VC ARTIST | Nikita Boriso-Glebsky – Tchaikovsky, Monte-Carlo, Queen Elisabeth & Sibelius Comp Prizes

Russian violin virtuoso Nikita Boriso-Glebsky has firmly established himself as one of the new generation's eminent young European concert artists - praised for his...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Ivan Karizna, 25 – Tchaikovsky & Queen Elisabeth International Cello Comp Prizes

25 year old Belarusian cellist Ivan Karizna is quickly building an international reputation as an emerging young concert artist of outstanding potential. A student of Frans Helmerson at the Kronberg Academy,...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Risa Hokamura, 17 – Indianapolis Comp & Young Concert Artists Major Prizes

17-year-old Japanese violinist Risa Hokamura is quickly building an international reputation as a young virtuoso of outstanding potential. A student of Koichiro Harada, Mayuko Kamio and Machie Oguri at the...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Zeyu Victor Li, 19 – Schadt, Sendai & Montreal Competition Prize Winner

19 year old Chinese violinist, Zeyu Victor Li is quickly building an international reputation as one of the most prodigiously gifted young concert soloists to...

VC RISING STAR | Anne Luisa Kramb, 16 – 2016 Spohr Competition 1st Prize Winner

16 year old German violinist Anne Luisa Kramb is quickly building an international reputation as a young virtuoso of outstanding potential – praised for...

VC ARTIST | Bella Hristova – Michael Hill Comp & Young Concert Artists 1st Prizes

Bulgarian-American violinist Bella Hristova is quickly building an international reputation as one of the most exciting young virtuosi to emerge in recent years. A graduate...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Simone Porter, 17 – ‘Impassioned Energy, Musical Integrity, Vibrant Sound’

17 year old American violinist Simone Porter is establishing herself as a young concert artist of tremendous potential – praised for her impassioned energy,...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Clara-Jumi Kang, 24 – Tibor Varga, Hannover, Seoul, Sendai & Indianapolis Prizes

24 year old German-born Korean virtuoso Clara-Jumi Kang is quickly establishing herself as one of this generation's brightest young concert artists Clara-Jumi Kang |...

VC RISING STAR | Eunbin Lee, 14 – 2017 Brahms International Viola Comp 1st Prize Winner

14 year old South Korean violist Eunbin Lee is quickly building an international reputation as an emerging young virtuoso of outstanding potential. A student of Hanna Lee at...

VC ARTIST | Igor Pikayzen – Szeryng, Wronski & Viña Del Mar Competition Major Prizes

Russian-American violin virtuoso Igor Pikayzen is building an international reputation as one of today’s most exciting and gifted young concert soloists. A graduate of the...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Diyang Mei, 24 – ARD International Viola Competition 1st Prize Winner

24-year-old Chinese violist Diyang Mei is firmly establishing himself as a rising young concert artist of outstanding potential. A student of Hariolf Schlichtig at the Munich University...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Timothy Ridout, 22 – Lionel Tertis International Viola Comp 1st Prize

22-year-old British violist, Timothy Ridout is quickly building an international reputation as one of the new generation's most outstanding young string virtuosi. A graduate of London’s Royal Academy...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Erzhan Kulibaev, 26 – Lisbon, Hindemith, Buenos Aires, Wieniawski Prize Winner

26 year old Kazakhstan-born violinist Erzhan Kulibaev is firmly establishing himself as one of the new generation's most dynamic and gifted young soloists A protege...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Ayana Tsuji, 20 – Montreal International Violin Competition 1st Prize

20 year old Japanese violinist, VC Young Artist Ayana Tsuji is quickly building an international reputation as a one of the finest young virtuosi to...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Stephen Kim, 23 – Sendai, Menuhin, Seoul & Paganini Comp Major Prizes

23-year-old American violinist Stephen Kim is quickly building an international reputation as a rising young virtuoso of outstanding potential. A graduate of the Curtis Institute where he studied...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Emmanuel Tjeknavorian, 20 – Brahms, Kreisler & Sibelius Comp Prize Winner

20 year old Armenian-Austrian violinist Emmanuel Tjeknavorian is quickly building an impressive reputation as a rising young virtuoso of enormous potential. A student of Professor Gerhard...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Minami Yoshida, 19 – Montreal & Sibelius Competition Major Prizes

19 year old Japanese violinist, Minami Yoshida is firmly establishing herself as one of the new rising stars of the international concert stage. A student of Koichiro...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason – 2016 BBC ‘Young Musician of the Year’

17 year old British cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason is quickly building an international reputation as an emerging young concert artist of outstanding potential. A junior scholarship student of...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Luke Hsu, 28 – Indianapolis, Michael Hill, Paganini & Wieniawski Comp Major Prizes

28-year-old Chinese-American violinist Luke Hsu is building an international reputation as a rising young virtuoso of outstanding potential. A graduate of the Shepherd School of Music,...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Kevin Zhu, 16 – Youngest Menuhin Competition Prize Winner

16 year old American violinist Kevin Zhu is quickly building an impressive international reputation as a prodigious young talent of enormous potential. A student of...

VC ARTISTS | The Notos Piano Quartet – “Virtuosity … Passion … Sensitivity … Maturity”

The Notos Piano Quartet has firmly established itself as one of the most celebrated, young, chamber ensembles to emerge internationally in recent years - praised for its 'virtuosic brilliance', 'passion',...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Ji Won Song, 25 – Leopold Mozart, China, Schoenfeld & IsangYun Comp 1st Prizes

25 year old South Korean violinist Ji Won Song is quickly building an international reputation as an emerging young concert artist of outstanding potential. A graduate of...

VC ARTISTS | Calidore String Quartet – “Confidence”, “Finesse”, “Intellect” and “Expression”

The New York-based Calidore String Quartet has in recent years firmly established themselves as one of the most celebrated young chamber ensembles to emerge internationally - praised for...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Sirena Huang, 22 – Singapore & Shanghai Competition Major Prizes

22 year old American violinist Sirena Huang is rapidly building an international reputation as a young string virtuoso of outstanding potential - praised for her 'impeccable...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Diana Adamyan, 18 – 2018 Menuhin Competition 1st Prize

18-year-old Armenian violinist Diana Adamyan is quickly building an international reputation as one of the new generation's most promising and gifted young concert soloists. A graduate of the Tchaikovsky...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Lara Boschkor, 17 – Tonali, Szeryng & Flesch Competition 1st Prizes

17 year old German violinist Lara Boschkor is explosively building an impressive international reputation as an emerging young soloist of outstanding potential. A student of...

VC ARTIST | Fedor Rudin, 27 – Paganini & Enescu Competition Major Prizes

27-year-old Russian-born, French violinist Fedor Rudin is firmly establishing himself as one of the new generation's most outstanding young concert soloists - praised for his...

VC RISING STAR | María Dueñas, 14 – Zhuhai, Kogan & Telemann International Violin Comp Top Prizes

14 year old Spanish violinist María Dueñas is quickly building an international reputation as an emerging young concert artist of outstanding potential. A student of Boris...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Jonathan Roozeman, 20 – Paulo, Cassado & Tchaikovsky Cello Comp Prizes

20 year old Finnish-Dutch cellist Jonathan Roozeman is quickly building an international reputation as a young instrumental soloist of outstanding potential. A student of Frans Helmerson at the Kronberg...

VC RISING STAR | Yesong Sophie Lee, 13 – 2016 Junior Menuhin Competition 1st Prize Winner

13 year old violinist, Yesong Sophie Lee from the United States is quickly building an international following as an emerging young virtuoso of outstanding potential. A student...

VC RISING STAR | Eugene Kawai, 14 – Wieniawski-Lipinski & Tchaikovsky Young Musicians Competitions 1st Prize

14 year old Japanese violinist Eugene Kawai is quickly building an international reputation as an emerging young concert artist of outstanding potential. A student of Akiko Tatsumi at...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Boson Mo, 22 – Montreal & Michael Hill Prize Winner

22 year old violinist Boson Mo, from Canada, is quickly establishing himself as one of the new generation's most promising young concert soloists Boson Mo...

VC RISING STAR | Grace Clifford, 15 – Menuhin Competition Prize Winner

15 year old Australian violinist Grace Clifford is quickly building an international reputation as an emerging young artist of great potential - praised for...

VC ARTIST | Emmanuel Tjeknavorian – Kreisler & Sibelius Competition Major Prize Winner

24-year-old Austrian-Armenian violinist Emmanuel Tjeknavorian is quickly building an impressive reputation as a rising young virtuoso of outstanding potential. A graduate of the Vienna University...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Tatsuki Narita, 20 – Queen Elisabeth International Violin Competition Prize Winner

20 year old Japanese virtuoso Tatsuki Narita is quickly building a reputation as one of classical music's brightest young rising stars Tatsuki Narita |...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Nathan Meltzer, 18 – Windsor Festival International String Competition 1st Prize

18-year-old American violinist Nathan Meltzer is quickly building an international reputation as a rising young virtuoso of outstanding potential. A student of Itzhak Perlman and...

VC RISING STAR | Clara Shen, 13 – Menuhin, Zhuhai & Kloster Schöntal International Violin Comp Prizes

13-year-old German violinist Clara Shen is quickly building an international reputation as an emerging young concert artist of outstanding potential. A student of Paul Roczek at the...

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VC ARTIST | Francisco Fullana – Munetsugu & Brahms Violin Competition 1st Prizes

29-year-old Spanish violinist Francisco Fullana is building an international reputation as a rising young virtuoso of outstanding potential. A graduate of The Juilliard School and...

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