Date: November 17 to 23, 2014
Established in 2002, the cello competition has been held every four years in Berlin’s Philharmonie, home of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. The first Grand Prix was awarded on the occasion of the 100th birthday of the great cellist, Emanuel Feuermann. The repertoire, including works by Bach and Schumann, is designated in a relation to Feuermann’s personality, life and work. The Grand Prize winner will be offered a series of international concerts and a CD recording. Past winners include Giorgi Kharadze, Danjulo Ishizaka, Boris Andrianov and Gabriel Schwabe, just to name a few.
- China International Music Competition First launched in 2019 by the Global Music Education League and China Conservatory of Music, the annual competition focuses on different disciplines each year.
- Hong Kong International Operatic Singing Competition Presented and organized by Musica Viva, the competition is the first major vocal event in Hong Kong.
- International Chopin Competition on Period Instruments In celebration of the anniversary of Poland’s independence, the Fryderyk Chopin Institute launched the first international competition in 2018.
- The Alice & Eleonore Schoenfeld International String Competition First established in 2013, the competition aims to promote highly gifted young musicians.