9 candidates have progressed to the Semi-Last Spherical of the 2022 Il Piccolo Violino Magico Competitors, which is going down this week. The finalists might be introduced on the conclusion of the Semi-Last Spherical on July 8, and can carry out within the finals on 10 July. Each rounds might be streamed LIVE on The Violin Channel.
Open to violinists of any nationality 13-years-old and youthful, the primary prize winner will obtain €5,000, an instrument made by modern Italian violin maker Fabio Piagentini, and a variety of necessary live performance engagements.
The 2022 jury contains Pavel Vernikov (President of the Jury), Elisa Citterio, Aleksey Igudesman, Min Lee, Ruta Lipinaityte, Jacobs Soelberg, Svetlana Makarova, and Eduard Wulfson.
The chosen candidates are:
- Elisabeth Kira Koch (Germany)
- Elizabeth Lee (USA)
- Juan Jose Pena Aguirre (Switzerland/Colombia)
- Zoja Syguda (Poland)
- Edna Unseld (Switzerland)
- William Yeh (Taiwan)
- Mark Chia (Singapore)
- Sofia Demetriades (UK)
- Alexander Erokhin Gomez (Spain)