Polish accordionist Iwo Jedynecki and pianist Aleksander Krzyżanowski have just minutes ago been awarded 1st prize at the 2018 ‘Art of the Duo’ Boulder International Chamber Music Competition – in Boulder, Colorado.
Joint 2nd prize was awarded to violinist YuEun Kim and pianist Sung Chang - and violist Matthew Cohen and pianist Zhenni Li from China.
Iwo and Aleksander will receive USD $7,000 – plus a number of important performance opportunities.
The 2018 jury comprised: Jon Kimura Parker (Chairman), Ani Kavafian and Richie Hawley.
PICTURED: Conductor & composer Tomasz Golka, Joint-2nd prize winners Matthew Cohen & Zhenni Li, Jurors Jon Kimura Parker, Ani Kavafian & Richie Hawley, Competition Director Mina Gajić, 1st prize winners Iwo Jedynecki & Aleksander Krzyżanowski and Joint-2nd prize winners YuEun Kim & Sung Chang