The 3 Finalists have today been announced at the 2016 George Enescu International Violin Competition in Romania – including VC Young Artist Erzhan Kulibaev.
The 2016 Finalists are:
- VC Young Artist Erzhan Kulibaev (Kazakhstan)
- Gyehee Kim (South Korea)
- Donghyun Kim (South Korea)
The 1st prize winner will receive 15,000 EUR (US $17,000) plus a number of important international performance invitations.
This year’s jury comprises: Pierre Amoyal (Jury Chair), Remus Azoiței, Florin Croitoru, Mikhail Kopelman, Silvia Marcovici, Mihaela Martin, Eduard Schmieder and Miczyslaw Szlezer.
Previous major prize winners include: Silvia Marcovici, Philip Hirshchhorn, Alexandru Tomescu and Valery Sokolov – and VC Young Artists Alexandra Conunova & Fedor Rudin.
PICTURED: 2016 Enescu International Violin Competition Finalist, VC Young Artist Erzhan Kulibaev from Kazakhstan