• Most Respected Classical Music Platform
  • #classicalForever
TOP

Finalists Announced at USA’s Klein International String Competition

The 3 Finalists have been announced at the 2018 33rd Irving M. Klein International String Competition – at the San Francisco Conservatory

The 3 Finalists have been announced at the 2018 33rd Irving M. Klein International String Competition – at the San Francisco Conservatory.

The 2018 finalists are:

  • Isabelle Ai Durrenberger (19, Violin)       
  • Julian Rhee (17, Violin)
  • Alex Zhou (16, Violin)

The 1st prize winner will receive US $13,000 – plus a number of solo orchestral debuts.

The prizes for the 'best performance of a work by J.S. Bach' and 'the best performance of this year's commissioned work', in the semi-final stage of the competition, were both awarded to violinist Julian Rhee.

Open to string players aged 15 to 23, it is widely recognised as one of America’s most important development prizes – with previous 1st prize winners including Jennifer Koh, Vadim Gluzman, Jennifer Frautschi, Robert deMaine and Frank Huang – and VC Artists Tessa Lark, Nikki Chooi and Zlatomir Fung.

The 2018 jury comprises: Glenn Dicterow, Karen Dreyfus, David Froom, Janet Horvath, Mel Margolis, Ian Swensen and Barbara Day Turner.

 

PICTURED: 2018 Klein International String Competition Finalist, 17 Year Old Violinist Julian Rhee

upcoming events

july 2024

16julAll Day27Johann Sebastian Bach International Cello & Baroque Cello Competition(All Day) Thomaskirche Leipzig, Thomaskirchhof, Thomaskirchhof 18, 04109 Leipzig, GermanyEvent Type :competitions Event TagsBaroque Cello Competition,Cello Competition,Johann Sebastian Bach International Cello Competition

august 2024

19augAll Day24Tibor Varga International Junior Violin Competition(All Day) Ferme-Asile, Promenade des Pêcheurs 10 1950 Sion SuisseEvent Type :competitions Event Tagscompetition,Tibor Varga

22augAll Day01sepKloster Schöntal International Violin Competition(All Day) Schöntal Monastery, Klosterhof 6, 74214 Schöntal, GermanyEvent Type :competitions Event TagsKloster Schöntal International Violin Competition

26augAll Day30London Classic Violin Competition(All Day) Royal College of Music, Prince Consort Rd, South Kensington, London SW7 2BS, United KingdomEvent Type :competitions Event TagsClassic Violin Olympus International Competition,violin competition

30augAll Day01sepBanff International String Quartet Festival(All Day) The Banff Centre, 107 Tunnel Mountain Drive Box 1020 Banff T1L 1H5 Canada Event Type :Other Event TagsBanff International String Quartet Festival,string quartet

CONTACT US
x

Get ALL our latest conveniently by EMAIL

Our newsletter is trusted by over 100,000+ industry professionals around the world

We deliver news straight to your inbox and will never share your data.
You'll never miss a beat!

click left click right