SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN      COMPETITION           2018

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Asia's Grand Prix
for the World's Best Emerging Violinists

 

THE Competitors

34 of the most promising violinists hand-picked from this year's pre-selection round. Our competitors represent 11 different nationalities, spanning Asia-Pacific, Europe, and North America.


Live Rounds

Join us in the search for the next generation of emerging violinists!

Tickets available from SISTIC.


Special EventS

Distinguished Artist-in-Residence: Shlomo Mintz Solo Violin Recital

Tickets available from SISTIC.

See also his masterclasses with YST students on 3 February and 7 February.


Jury Masterclasses

Some of our jury members will conduct masterclasses with YST students.


THE PRIZES

Over USD110,000 in prizes will be awarded, with the top 6 winners eligible for a 3-year loan of a rare violin from the Rin Collection.

First Prize: USD 50,000
Second Prize: USD 25,000
Third Prize: USD 15,000
Fourth Prize: USD 6,000
Fifth Prize: USD 5,000
Sixth Prize: USD 4,000


THE VENUES

An exclusive opportunity to perform in the world’s top performing arts venues:

From the 600-seat purpose-built YST Conservatory Concert Hall, heritage landmark Victoria Concert Hall, to finally, the city’s busiest performing arts centre, Esplanade, Theatres on the Bay.

 

THE JURY

 

QIAN ZHOU Chair (Singapore)

MAURICIO FUKS (USA)

KAM NING (Singapore)

KIM NAM YUN (South Korea)

BORIS KUSCHNIR (Ukraine/Austria)

                            

SILVIA MARCOVICI  (Romania)

PAUL ROCZEK  (Austria)

DAVID TAKENO (UK)

VIKTOR TRETIAKOV   (Russia)

 

 

Downtown Singapore

 
 
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