Konstanze Pietschmann from Germany has this week been awarded 1st prize in senior division 18-19-year-old age category at the inaugural Anna Kull International Cello Competition – in Graz, Austria.
Joint 2nd prize was awarded to Willard Carter from Great Britain – and Petar Pejcic from Serbia.
Ettore Pagano from Italy was awarded 1st prize in the intermediate 16-17-year-old age category.
2nd and 3rd prizes were awarded to Philipp Schupelius from Germany – and Artyom Ioanisyan from Armenia.
Arne Zeller from Germany was awarded 1st prize in the junior division 14-15-year-old age category.
2nd and 3rd prizes were awarded to Elvis Herndl from Austria – and Anna Lugovkina from Russia.
The 2020 jury comprised: Anke Schittenhelm (Chair), Julian Arp, Wen-Sinn Yang, David Geringas, Gergely Mohl, Ditta Rohmann, Miloš Mlejnik and Monika Leskovar.