The 2021 Junior Tibor Varga International Violin Competition, in Sion, Switzerland, announced its three final round candidates.
The finalists are:
- Moë Dierstein (15, Germany)
- Anais Feller (15, United States)
- Lora Markova (17, Bulgaria)
Open to violinists 14-18 years old, the first prize winner will receive CHF 5,000.
All candidates who did not make it to the final round join this year's jury.
"Personally, I would rather join the jury," said Pavel Vernikov, artistic director and jury chairman.
The 2021 jury comprises Pavel Vernikov (President), Alexia Eichhorn, Dong-Suk Kang, Noémie Robidas, and Thomas Jung.
As the competition's official international broadcaster, the final will be streamed live on The Violin Channel. You won't miss a beat.