The 3 Finalists have today been announced at the 2019 Markneukirchen International Cello Competition – in Markneukirchen, Germany.
The 2019 Finalists are:
- YeongKwang Lee (23, South Korea)
- Daniel Thorell (21, Sweden)
- Friedrich Thiele (22, Germany)
Open to international cellists aged 30 years and younger, the 1st prize winner will receive €7,000 – plus a number of important performance opportunities.
The 2019 jury comprises: Maria Kliegel (Chair), Yi-Bing Chu, Danjulo Ishizaka, Zdzisław Łapiński, Csaba Onczay and Marko Ylönen.