The International Anton Rubinstein Competition 2020 - VIOLIN

3. & 4. April 2020, Dusseldorf

The International Anton Rubinstein Competition for Violin 2020 supports and promotes talented, young musicians, music students, soloists, and prospective orchestral musicians by providing a platform for competition and with its prestigious awards.

Venue: Internationale Musikakademie Anton Rubinstein, Flingerstr. 1, 40213 Düsseldorf.

 Jury

  • Yuri Bondarev
  • Wonhee Bae
  • Daniel Garlitsky

 Competition awards

  • 1st Prize - 1000 € orviolin bow as loan for one year
  • 2nd Prize - 750 € or violin bow as loan for one year
  • 3rd Prize - 500 € or violin bow as loan for one year

 Participants - Final Round

  • Ji A Choi, Südkorea
  • Victoria Gelman, Israel
  • Yuna Ha, Südkorea
  • Kitsho Hosotani, USA
  • Elvin Hoxha Ganiyev, Azerbaijan
  • Dillon Jeffares, Großbritannien
  • Younghyun Lee, Südkorea
  • Bastian Loewe, Chile
  • David Moosmann, Deutschland
  • Andrej Roszyk, Österreich
  • Mio Sasaki, Japan
  • Seonhye Song, Südkorea
  • Karen Su, USA
  • Cheuk Nam Tse, China
  • Alexandra Weissbecker, Deutschland
  • Miha Zhu, Deutschland

 Participants - I. Round

  • Nicholas David Abrahams, USA
  • Serin Baek, Südkorea
  • Pierre-Alain Baron, Frankreich
  • Lea Brückner, Deutschland
  • Younkyung Choe, Südkorea
  • Ji A Choi, Südkorea
  • Sunyoul Choi, Südkorea
  • Dexter Doris, USA
  • Victoria Gelman, Israel
  • Yuna Ha, Südkorea
  • Iease Han, Südkorea
  • GyuJeen Han, Südkorea
  • Leah Marie Hann, Deutschland
  • Sarvin Hazin, Iran
  • Saskia Aimee Marie Hein, Deutschland
  • Sarah Hirschi, Die Schweiz
  • Kitsho Hosotani, USA
  • Benjamin Ryan Howland, Kanada
  • Elvin Hoxha Ganiyev, Azerbaijan
  • Wan-Chun Hu, Taiwan
  • Chi-Hung Huang, Taiwan
  • Pablo Hubertus, Deutschland
  • Emin Huseynov, Azerbaijan
  • Mao Ito, Japan
  • Dillon Jeffares, Großbritannien
  • Esther Kim, Großbritannien
  • Honggyeong Kim, Südkorea
  • Jooin Kim, Südkorea
  • Mizuno Kotone, Japan
  • Younghyun Lee, Südkorea
  • Christine Haeun Lee, Neuseeland
  • Alicja Lehwark, Polen
  • Carolin Lindner, Deutschland
  • Bastian Loewe, Chile
  • David Moosmann, Deutschland
  • Andrey Oganesov, Russland
  • Kamila Owsiany, Polen
  • Manuel Quiroga, Argentinien
  • Ember-Leah Reed, Kanada
  • Andrej Roszyk, Österreich
  • Kaspar Rothenfußer, Deutschland
  • Reika Sakamoto, Japan
  • Mio Sasaki, Japan
  • Jona Schibilsky, Deutschland
  • Eleamalou Schnebel, Deutschland
  • Seonhye Song, Südkorea
  • Mira Spengler, Deutschland
  • Karen Su, USA
  • Cheuk Nam Tse, China
  • Alexandra Weissbecker, Deutschland
  • Wassili Wohlgemuth, Deutschland
  • Qiuyi Wu, China
  • Jihye Yang, Südkorea
  • Miha Zhu, Deutschland
  • Stefan Zientek, Deutschland

 Entry conditions

  1. The International Anton Rubinstein Violin Competition 2020 is organized by the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein in Dusseldorf and will take place in the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein in Dusseldorf, Germany on April 3th & 4th, 2020.
  2. Violinist of all nationalities and ages may take part in this competition.
  3. The competition will take place in two rounds, from which the Jury will decide the winners.
  4. The first round will be completed via video link on YouTube. The results will be announced via email on March 8th, 2020.
  5. The Final will take place in the Concert Hall of the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein, Dusseldorf,Germany.
  6. The Final of competition is open to the public.
  7. A maximum of 16 candidates will be advanced to the final. This decision will be made by the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein, using the recordings from the first round.
  8. The International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein will determine the order in which the competitors perform.
  9. The repertoire for the first round can be freely chosen by the candidate, but must be at least 30 minutes long.
  10. For the final, the candidates must present a program which does not exceed a 30 minute time limit.  The repertoire choice for the final is free, must be performed by memory and may include works from the first round.
  11. In the final, the jury has the right to interrupt any performance that exceeds the 30-minute time limit.
  12. The candidates are allowed to bring their own accompanists. However, if need be, and with prior arrangement, the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein will also appoint a pianist for the competitors. The fee for the pianist is 100€, (to be paid after the selection in the Final Round), and includes a 20 minutes rehearsal and the competition performance.
  13. The final results will be announced on Sunday evening, April 4th, 2020 about 7:30 pm.
  14. All participants must be present when the competition results are announced.
  15. With their registration, participants authorize the organizer, i.e. the International Music Academy Anton Rubinstein, to use all photo, video and audio material of the competition at its discretion.
  16. The decision of the jury is final and incontestable.
  17. With his or her registration, the candidate agrees to the rules and regulations of the competition.
  18. Registration Deadline: March 1th, 2020
    Registration fee: 75€ before February 1th, 2020 and 100 € thereafter.
  19. The registration fee is non-refundable.
Schedules
  • Schedules are being worked on and will be published soon.