Finalists Announced at Louis Spohr International, in Germany


The following 19 competitors have today progressed through to the Final of the 2013 7th Louis Spohr International Violin Competition, in Weimar, Germany

Category I (14 and Younger): Ziyu He, Rion Fukada, Matthew Hakkarainen, Ludvig Gudim, Sophie Wang, Sueye Park and Maria Lakisova

Category II (15-17): Vilmos Csikos, Yuliia Van, Anna Tanaka, Nathan Mierdl, Louise K. Wehr, Vilmos Csikos and Yuliia Van

Category III (18-20): Mimi Jung, David Castro-Balbi, Eugene Chepovetsky, Yoshie Okura and Reina Shibutani

The Final round will be held on November 7th

Live web streaming is available at:

The Violin Channel will keep you abreast of the results