VC LIVE | Menuhin Competition Richmond 2021 Senior Division Opening Round

The Semi-Final Round will stream on The Violin Channel on May 15 and 16, 2021


The jury is comprised of Pamela Frank (Chair), Joji Hattori (Vice-Chair), Aaron Dworkin, Alf Richard Kraggerud, Piers Lane, Valentina Peleggi, Soyoung Yoon, and VC Artists Angelo Xiang Yu and Noah Bendix-Balgley.

The virtual competition stream from Day 1 features 20-year-old Claire Wells from the United States, 21-year-old Karisa Chiu from the United States, 20-year-old Vikram Francesco Sedona from Italy, 20-year-old Joseph Hsia from the United States, 22-year-old Emily Shehi from the United States, 22-year-old Zachary Brandon from the United States, 16-year-old Bohdan Luts from Ukraine, 18-year-old María Dueñas from Spain, 21-year-old Maya Anjali Buchanan from the United States, 22-year-old Tianyu Liu from China, and 21-year- old Maria Cherkassova from Russia.



The competition stream from Day 2 features 21-year-old Hannah Song from the United States, 19-year-old Dayoon You from South Korea, 17-year-old Serin Park from South Korea/United States, 20-year-old Eric Chen from Taiwan/United States, 20-year-old Simon Zhu from Germany, 20-year-old Molin Han from China, 21-year-old Hiroki Kasai from Japan/United Kingdom, 21-year-old Emma Meinrenken from Canada, 18-year-old Hana Chang from Singapore/Japan/United States, and 20-year-old Matthew Hakkarainen from the United States.