Mark Schumann, cello. They were recipient of several awards included, first prize at the International Schubert and Modern Music Competition (Austria). In 2011, they were amongst the prizewinners at the renowned Paolo Borciani Competition (Italy) and the Osaka International Chamber Music Competition (Japan). They will try another luck in BANFF String Quartet competition 2013.
Concluded winners International Bordeaux String Quartet Competition 2013:
FIRST GRAND PRIX - 20,000 euros
Schumann Quartet - Website
Magnum Château Pétrus and Château Lafite Rothschild
SECOND PRIZE - 10,000 euros
Magnum Château d'Yquem and Chateau Haut Brion
PRICE XXth century (2nd Test) - 5000 euros
Prices of Palazzetto Bru Zane - 3000 euros
(Best Execution Quartet opus 16 Alberic Magnard)
Prices of Musical Youth'' Deutschland''
Dudok Quartet / Dudok Kwartet
Magnum Château Cheval Blanc
PRICE'' International Summer Academy for Chamber Music Niedersachsen''
Tesla Quartet - Magnum Château Mouton Rothschild
Jean-François Moueix trophy sculpted by Abram
The Seventh International Bordeaux String Quartet Competition is on the way today. Four finalist had been announced to finish the event in final performance.
- Tesla String quartet (USA)
Ross Snyder - Michelle Lie ( violons) - Megan Mason - Kimberly Patterson
- Dudok Kwartet (Netherland)
Judith van Driel - Marleen Wester ( violons) - Mark Mulder - David Faber
- Quatuor Ellipse (French)
Lyodoh Kaneko - Young-Eun Koo ( violons) - Allan Swieton - Florent Carrière
- Schumann Quartett (Germany) Erik Schumann - Ken Schumann ( violons ) - Liisa Randalu - Mark Schumann
... are going to play A. Magnard Quartet Op.16 and choices of Mozart Prussians Quartets (K.575,589,590) on Saturday May 11th 2013, location Auditorium Bordeaux.
The official website is HERE
Schumann Quartett (Germany)
Tesla String Quartet (USA)
Dudok Kwartet (Netherland)
For List of String Quartet Competition visit my other Blog entry HERE