The opening round candidates have been announced for the 2019 Inaugural Vietnam International Chamber Music Competition – to be held in Hanoi, Vietnam from the 2nd to the 11th of August, 2019.
The opening round candidates are:
- Agosto Piano Quintet (Vietnam)
- Amici Quartet (Vietnam)
- ATC Piano Trio (Vietnam)
- Doppio Duo (Vietnam)
- Duo Aquila (Vietnam/Germany)
- Comme Toi Piano Duo (South Korea)
- Duo DuoCHTT (Vietnam)
- L’Espoir Trio (Vietnam)
- Trio L’Aube (Vietnam)
- Ulysses Quartet & Trung (Vietnam/Poland/United States/Canada)
- Viva Trio (Germany/Vietnam)
Open to international ensembles with an average age of 30 years and younger, the 1st prize winning chamber group will receive US $8,000.
The 2019 jury will comprise: Cong Duy Bui (President), Max Levinson (Chair), Tetsuji Honna, Kyung Sun Lee, Natalya Likhopoy, Eugene Osadchy, Susan Dubois, Chuong Vu, Gregory Lee and Chika Murata.