Finalists Named in the 2019 Montreal International Violin Competition

June 3, 2019, 12:32 AM · Congratulations to the six finalists named on Sunday in the 2019 Montreal International Violin Competition!

Montreal Competition 2019 finalists

They are:

Finalists will perform concertos with the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal, led by Alexander Shelley. Click here for the livestream of the Finals, which will be broadcast at 7:30 p.m. ET Tuesday and 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Jury members for the 2019 competition include Zarin Mehta (President of the jury), Pierre Amoyal, Kim Kashkashian, Boris Kuschnir, Cho-Liang Lin, Mihaela Martin, Barry Shiffman, Dmitry Sitkovetsky and Pavel Vernikov.

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June 3, 2019 at 08:25 AM · I'm sure these are all superb musicians. I had the pleasure to see Fumika Mohri live 4 years ago at the finals of the previous violin edition of the Queen Elisabeth Competition. she placed 6th there. she played a beautiful Sibelius. keep an eye on her!

June 4, 2019 at 06:38 AM · almost had a double take and realized it read Kim Kashkashian and not kim kardashian, almost had a heart attack

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