Applications Open for Japan's Sendai International Violin Competition

Applications are now open for the Sendai International Violin Competition — to be held from May 21st to June 5th, 2022


Open to violinists born on or after January 1st, 1992, the 1st prize winner will receive US $28,850. 

Presented by the Sendai International Music Competition Organizing Committee, City of Sendai, and Sendai Cultural Foundation, previous 1st prize winners include Alena Baeva, Clara Jumi Kang and VC Artists Richard Lin and Yoojin Jang.

The 2022 jury will comprise Yuzuko Horigome (Chairman), Masafumi Hori, Boris Belkin, Gregory Ahss, Olivier Charlier, Yuki Manuela Janke, Masao Kawasaki, Young-Uck Kim, Gidon Kremer, Cho-Liang Lin, Joel Smirnoff, and Yasushi Toyoshima.

All rounds of this year's competition will be streamed live on The Violin Channel. You won't miss a beat.

Applications to be received by November 10th, 2021. 

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