Competition: Senior Semi-Finals

Wednesday 20 May
2.20pm - 4.45pm

Nine Senior semi-finalists will play for their place in the coveted Senior Finals. This round sees each violinist collaborate with guitarist Chaconne Klaverenga in Piazzolla’s “Histoire du Tango” and give world premiere performances of a new commission by Mark O’Connor. Each semi-finalist will also perform the 1st movement of a Mozart concerto including a self-composed cadenza, as well as a virtuoso work of their choice with or without piano.

l Stipe /Collaborative pianists: Magdalena Adamek, Nicola Eimer, Joanne Kong, Daniel Stipe

Silence is essential during these performances so as not to disturb the competitors. Audience may come and go in between individual recitals.

Results will be announced following the jury deliberation.

New work funded by Richard S. Reynolds Foundation,