The 3 finalists have just minutes ago been announced at the 2018 15th Primrose International Viola Competition – at the Colburn School in Los Angeles.
The 2018 Finalists are:
- 18 year old Hae-Sue Lee from South Korea
- 28 year old Zoë Martin-Doike United States
- 22 year old Leonid Plashinov-Johnson from the United Kingdon
Open to violists of any nationality aged 29 years and younger, the 1st prize winner will receive USD $15,000.
Presented by the Colburn School and the American Viola Society, previous Primrose International Viola Competition prize winners include violists Lawrence Power, Jennifer Stumm, Antoine Tamestit and VC Young Artist Matthew Lipman.
The 2018 jury comprises: Lars Anders Tomter (Chairman), Roland Glassl, Kazuhide Isomura, Nokuthula Ngwenyama, Xidi Shen and Jon Nakamatsu.
As the competition’s official 2018 international media partner, The Violin Channel will be providing exclusive rolling-coverage – live from the venue.
You won’t miss a beat!