“Piccolo Violino Magico” Competitors Declares 2022 Prizewinners

San Vito al Tagliamento – 08/07/2022 – Auditorium Comunale – Concorso Internazionale IL PICCOLO VIOLINO MAGICO – Semifinali Secondo Spherical – Candidati accompagnati dall’Accademia d’Archi Arrigoni – Foto Elia Falaschi/Phocus Company © 2022


Open to violinists of any nationality 13-years-old and youthful, the Il Piccolo Violino Magico Competitors, in San Vito al Tagliamento, Italy, introduced its 2022 winners.

The ultimate rounds have been streamed HERE on The Violin Channel.

Edna Unseld from Switzerland obtained first prize, which included €5,000, an instrument made by up to date Italian violin maker Fabio Piagentini, and a variety of vital live performance engagements.

Joint Second Prize was awarded to Mark Chia, Sofia Demetriades, and Juan Jose Peña Aguirre, whereas third prize went to Kira Elizabeth Koch .

The 2022 jury comprised Pavel Vernikov (President of the Jury), Elisa Citterio, Aleksey Igudesman, Min Lee, Ruta Lipinaityte, Jacob Soelberg, Svetlana Makarova, and Eduard Wulfson.

The members performed with the  Accademia d’Archi Arrigoni Orchestra and the Friuli Venezia Giulia Area Orchestra.

First prize winner Unseld Edna usually performs within the youth orchestra Stringendo Zurich, string quartets, and a violin duo.

In 2021, Edna was invited by Maxim Vengerov to his on-line masterclass. That very same 12 months, she gained the third prize on the Worldwide Leonid Kogan Competitors in Brussels and performed below the course of Gilbert Varga with the “Pannon Philharmonic” Orchestra in memorial concert events for Tibor Varga in Hungary and the Liszt Academy in Budapest.

A pupil on the Musikschule Konservatorium Zürich (MKZ) below Jens Lohmann, she additionally gained the 2022 Swiss Nationwide Competitors with distinction.