Functions Closing for Kronberg Academy’s Feuermann Cello Competitors


The Kronberg Academy‘s Grand Prix Emanuel Feuermann will award its first prize winner €10,000. Functions are to be acquired by July 1, 2022. Apply right here.

The primary spherical of the competitors shall be held nearly and should embrace a Prelude and Sarabande from Bach Cello Suite No. 4 or No. 6, the primary motion of Schubert’s Arpeggione Sonata, Strauss’ Don Quixote, and Julius Klengel’s Scherzo for Cello and Piano.

For the second spherical, held on the Berlin Philharmonie from November 16 to 17, every contestant will carry out Jörg Widmann’s commissioned work, a Beethoven Cello Sonata or Variation for Cello and Piano, and a piece of the competitor’s alternative.

The semi-final spherical, held on November 19 on the Berlin College of the Arts Live performance Corridor, options every candidate performing the primary motion of Mozart’s Divertimento for String Trio in addition to Haydn’s Cello Concerto in D Main or Michael Haydn’s Cello Concerto in B-flat Main with the Metamorphosen Berlin.

The ultimate spherical shall be held on the Großer Sendesaal Haus des Rundfunks, Berlin on November 21. Every finalist will carry out the Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor, Shostakovich Cello Concerto No. 2 in G minor, or Schumann Cello Concerto in A minor with conductor Joseph Bastian and the Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin.

The 2022 jury will comprise: Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi, Claudio Bohórquez, Karine Georgian, David Geringas, Ralph Kirshbaum, Jens Peter Maintz, Jérôme Pernoo, Torleif Thedéen, Raimund Trenkler, and Hillel Zori.

Former first prize winners embrace Alexander Buzlov, Giorgi Kharadze, Danjulo Ishizaka, and VC Artist Aurélien Pascal.