Competitions, Awards and Appointments: May 2023

[1] menil trio pc Ji-Yeon Lee

This month’s competition results, appointments and forthcoming contests

Competition results

Trio Menil  has won the $5,000 grand prize at the Plowman Chamber Music Competition, which took place in Columbia, MO, US. The players also received the $2,000 Odyssey Chamber Music Series Award. The Houston-based piano trio comprises violinist Jeongwon Claire An, 24, cellist David Dietz, 26, and pianist Jonathan Mak, 25. The Zelter Quartet won first place and $2,000 in the piano/strings category. The quartet comprises violinists Kyle Gilner, 30, and Gallia Kastner, 26, violist Carson Rick, 29, and cellist Allan Hon, 31…

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