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Every three years, the ‘International Joseph Joachim Violin Competition Hannover’ excites audi- ences, bringing the international violin elite to Hanover. 39 exceptionally gifted violinists from around the world will present themselves in this year’s competition between October 11 and 27.
October 27, 2018
Dmytro Udovychenko receives Audience Award and JJV Community Award, Cosima Soulez Larivière receives Special Prize for Best Interpretation of the Commissioned Work ‘Hauch’
October 26, 2018
In the anniversary edition of the Joseph Joachim Violin Competition, the first prize in the amount of € 50,000 goes to Timothy Chooi. The award includes the loan of a valuable Guadagnini violin, courtesy of Fritz Behrens Foundation, as well as international debut performance opportunities and the worldwide distribution of a CD.
22. Oktober 2018
Der Joseph Joachim Violinwettbewerb zu Gast in Agathenburg, Bad Pyrmont, Cuxhaven, Emden, Haselünne, Helmstedt, Holzminden, Langwedel, Neuenkirchen und Wallenhorst-Rulle.
Oktober 21, 2018
Six participants from Canada, France, Germany, Japan, South Korea, Ukraine will be performing in the final concerts of this year’s 10th edition of the Joseph Joachim Violin Competition.
October 18, 2018
12 of the 32 participants advanced into the semifinal round of the ›Joseph Joachim International Violin Competition Hanover‹. Timothy Chooi, Leonard Fu, Rennosuke Fukuda, Yuichiro Fukuda, Mayumi Kanagawa, Cosima Soulez Larivière, Anna Lee, Youjin Lee, Mathilde Milwidsky, Seiji Okamoto, Olga Šroubková and Dmytro Udovychenko won over the international jury in two preliminary rounds.
October 9, 2018
On October 11, the 10th Joseph Joachim Violin Competition will be opened by Stiftung Niedersachsen. 33 excellent young musicians from 15 different countries will present themselves to audiences and an international jury. They will compete for a total of Euro 140,000 in monetary awards, valuable non-monetary prizes, and the chance of an international career. As part of the competition season, over 20 concerts will take place in Hanover until October 27, making the state capital into a violin capital for 16 days.
July 16, 2018
The participants for the 2018 International Joseph Joachim Violin Competition Hanover have now been chosen. Based on submitted DVD recordings, an international preselection jury has selected 39 violinists who are now intensively preparing for the competition.
May 15, 2018
Gifted young violinists wanting to apply for one of the sought-after spots in the 10th Joseph Joachim Violin Competition need to hurry: Applications will close on May 30, 2018.
February 13, 2018
Between October 11 and 27, 2018, the world’s finest young violinists will gather in Hanover, Germany, for the 10th edition of the renowned Joseph Joachim International Violin Competition. The anniversary season, hosted by Stiftung Niedersachsen, will include a special concert series: starting on March 6, all former First Prize Winners will return to the place that marked the starting point on their road to international success.
December 6, 2017
Over 1,500 recipients – among them professors, conservatories, and universities all over the world – have been contacted by Stiftung Niedersachsen with information pertaining to the upcoming season of the Joseph Joachim Violin Competition.