Watch the 2019 Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmaleh Competition final audition live on The Violin Channel – direct from New York City.
2019 CONCERT ARTISTS GUILD VICTOR ELMALEH COMPETITION
LIVE FROM MERKIN CONCERT HALL – IN NEW YORK CITY
SUNDAY 6TH OCTOBER, 2019
- 11.00am 1×1 Duo
- 11.25am Violinist, VC Young Artist Luke Hsu
- 11.50am Pianist, Tristian Paradee
- 12.15pm Violinist, Maria Loudenitch
- 2.00pm Merz Piano Trio
- 2.25pm Violist, Jordan Bak
- 2.50pm Recorder player, Tabea Debus
- 3.15pm Cellist, Jamal Aliyev
This year’s winners will receive 3 years artist management and career development on the roster of the Concert Artists Guild – including performance opportunities with more than 40 leading orchestras, concert series and festivals and a New York showcase performance live-streamed internationally on The Violin Channel.
The annual audition is open to outstanding young instrumental soloists and ensembles, of any nationality, who do not currently have North American management representation.
This year’s jury comprises: 92nd Street Y Director Hanna Arie-Gaifman, Carnegie Hall Artistic Director Liz Mahler, 21C Media Group Managing Director Jessica Lustig, Premiere Performances of Hong Kong Founder Andrea Fessler, Recording Producer David Frost, Conductors Rossen Milanov and Tito Munoz, The Wholehearted Musician Founder Dana Fonteneau, Concert Artists Guild Senior Vice President Chris Williams and Concert Artists Guild President Tanya Bannister.
Previous CAG 1st prize winners include the Pacifica Quartet, violinists Jennifer Koh and Joseph Lin – and VC Artists InMo Yang, Alexi Kenney, Yoojing Jang and the Verona and Aizuri String Quartets.