The seventeenth version of Lyon’s worldwide chamber music competitors, the Concours Worldwide de Musique de Chambre de Lyon, has just lately come to an finish.
Annually, the competitors facilities round one specific kind of chamber music ensemble, together with piano trios, violin-piano duos, voice-piano duos, cello-piano duos, woodwind quintets, and string quartets. In 2022, the main target was on the cello-piano duo.
First prize was awarded to Duo Domo, which consists of cellist Domonkos Hartmann and pianist Domonkos Csabay. They had been awarded the sum of €10,000, and in addition acquired the Public Prize, which was voted for by the viewers.
In second place was Duo Ermitage (cellist Paul-Marie Kuzma and pianist Ionah Maiatsky), with Duo Michel-Boullenois ( cellist Albéric Boullenois, and pianist Aude Michel) taking out third place. Duo Ermitage additionally picked up the “Prix Belle Saison” whereas Duo Michel-Boullenois got the prize for the most effective interpretation.
The jury was comprised of Alexander Rudin, Eliso Virsaladze, Emmanuelle Bertrand, Frans Helmerson, Marie-Josèphe Jude, Nabil Shehata, and Stefan Mendl.
Audiences can meet all of the winners in live performance on Sunday, October 16, at 6:00 on the Lyon Opera Home.