Live Video for the Finals at the International Violin Competition of Indianapolis

September 14, 2018, 6:26 PM · INDIANAPOLIS - [Updated September 15, 2018] Please enjoy the live video feed of the last nights of the Finals at the International Violin Competition of Indianapolis, where violinists are required each to play a major Romantic or Post-Romantic Concerto with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. The performances take place at Hilbert Circle Theatre in downtown Indianapolis.

DAY 2 (Sept. 15, 2018)


Shannon Lee, 26, of the U.S./Canada
Walton - Violin Concerto

Luke Hsu, 28, of the U.S.
Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35

Anna Lee, 23, of the U.S.
Mendelssohn - Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64

DAY 1 (Sept. 14, 2018 - The program begins at 35:20 on the video. Here is my review of the session.)


Richard Lin, 27, of Taiwan/U.S.
Bruch: "Scottish Fantasy"

Risa Hokamura, 17, of Japan
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D major

Ioana Cristina Goicea, 25, of Romania
Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor

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September 16, 2018 at 06:32 PM · Too bad the Conus concerto or Prokofiev No. 1 rarely gets air time at these competitions. It takes a real artist to successfully pull these off! I do congratulate Richard Lin for programming Bruch's Scottish Fantasy. Great courage is required to play this piece well. Perhaps it's one of the reasons why he won.

September 16, 2018 at 11:00 PM · He definitely deserved to win. He gave fantastic performances.

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