BREAKING | Finalists Announced at 2018 Fischoff Chamber Music Competition

The division finalists have today been announced at the 2018 45th Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition

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The division finalists have today been announced at the 2018 45th Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition – in South Bend, Indiana, United States.

The 2018 Senior String Finalists are:

  • Callisto Quartet
  • Viano String Quartet
  • Thalea String Quartet

The 2018 Senior Wind Finalists are:

  • Tangent Winds
  • Vanguard Reed Quintet
  • Donald Sinta Quartet

The 2018 Junior Division Finalists are:

  • Geneva String Quartet
  • Kairos String Quartet
  • Razumovsky Quartet

Open to ensembles of between 3 and 6 members, the Grand Prize winning ensemble will receive USD $13,500 – plus a number of important domestic and international performance opportunities.

This year’s Senior String division jury comprises: violist Victoria Chiang, violinist Simin Ganatra, cellist Paul Katz, and pianist Anne-Marie McDermott.

This year’s Junior division jury comprises: pianist Judith Gordon, cellist Daniel McDonough, bassoonist Ryan Reynolds, and violinist Janet Ying.

Since its founding in 1973, more than 6600 musicians have participated in the annual competition – including former Grand Prize recipients VC Artists Calidore Quartet and the Dover Quartet.

 

PICTURED: 2018 FISCHOFF SENIOR STRING DIVISION FINALISTS, CALLISTO QUARTET (PHOTO CREDIT: MIKE GRITTANI – GRITTANI CREATIVE)

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