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BREAKING | Senior Finalists Announced at Detroit's Sphinx Competition

The 3 Senior Finalists have been announced at the 2020 Sphinx Competition - in Detroit

The 3 Senior Finalists have just minutes ago been announced at the 2020 Sphinx Competition - in Detroit, Michigan, United States.

The 2020 Sphinx Competition Senior Division Finalists are:

  • 25-year-old violist Jordan Bak
  • 25-year-old double bassist Aaron Olguin
  • 21-year-old cellist Gabriel Martins

Hosted every year, the competition is open to American Black and Latino classical string soloists between the ages of 18 and 31 – with the 2020 Senior 1st prize winner to receive US $50,000 plus a number of prestigious solo engagements.

The 2020 jury comprises: Beverly Kane Baker, Lena Fankhauser, Pamela Frank, Bella Hristova, Charlotte Lee, Melissa Kraut and Tito Muñoz.

As the competition’s official online broadcast partner, The Violin Channel will be streaming the 2020 Sphinx Competition Senior Competition Final – live from Detroit.

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