Competitions

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    Menuhin Competition senior finalists announced

    2018-04-18T16:02:00Z

    Four violinists between the ages of 17 and 20 remain in the race for the $15,000 first prize plus raft of benefits and opportunities

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    Menuhin Competition, senior semi-finals

    2018-04-18T09:24:00Z

    This is an archived live stream from the Menuhin Competition in Geneva. In this session of the junior seminals, the programme was:   Tianyou Ma – 10am - 10.30am Beethoven String Quartet Op.18, No. 4 in C minor Yair Klartag Half Tiger, Half Poet Paganini (transcribed Szymanowski) Caprice No.

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    Menuhin Competition junior finalists revealed

    2018-04-17T16:02:00Z

    Six finalists in junior section range from ages 10 to 13

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    Menuhin Competition junior semifinals

    2018-04-17T12:21:00Z

    This is an archived live stream from the Menuhin Competition in Geneva. In this session of the junior seminals you can hear: Miray Ito – 2.15pm - 2.45pm Piazzolla Histoire du Tango, Café 1930 Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 4 Wieniawski Polonaise No. 1 in D major Non Aoyama – 2.45pm -

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    Menuhin Competition: semi-finalists announced

    2018-04-16T15:40:00Z

    Nine senior category and ten junior category violinists have progressed to the semi-finals

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    Esmé Quartet takes first place at Wigmore Hall competition

    2018-04-16T12:23:00Z

    All-female Korean quartet based in Germany scoops £10,000 cash prize plus package of concerts and residencies

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    Kevin Zhu wins 55th Paganini Competition

    2018-04-16T11:01:00Z

    Seventeen-year-old American violinist, a former junior winner at the Menuhin Competition, takes €20,000 first prize

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    Menuhin Competition: Senior first round (2nd part)

    2018-04-16T09:01:00Z

    This is the archived live stream from the 2nd part of the senior first round of the Menuhin Competition 2018 which took place on 17 April. The programme for this video is below. To see all the competition performances, visit its YouTube channel. Eric Tsai– 10am - 10.25am J.S. Bach Solo Sonata in C

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    Paganini Competition finals: Live Stream

    2018-04-13T13:48:00Z

    Competition finals now streaming live from the Teatro Carlo Felice in Genoa. The finals take place over two days on 13 and 14 April, starting each day at 3.30 local time. See below for the programme.

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    Anastasia Kobekina plays prelude from Bach Cello Suite no.6

    2018-04-11T13:56:00Z

    Russian cellist Anastasia Kobekina performs the prelude from Bach’s sixth cello suite. Kobekina is a Moscow Conservatory and Kronberg Academy graduate and currently studies with Jens Peter Maintz at the Berlin University of the Arts. Kobekina plays a 1743 G. B. Guadagnini cello, which is on loan to