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Congratulations to LMC Alumnus conductor Ross Jamie Collins on winning 3rd Prize in the prestigious Jorma Panula 2018 Conducting CompetitionNo winner in the VII International Jorma Panula Conducting Competition

The first prize was not awarded in the VII International Jorma Panula Conducting Competition. The second prize was divided between Johannes Zahn (Germany) and Angus Webster (United Kingdom). The third prize was divided between Ross Jamie Collins (Finland) and Kaapo Ijas (Finland). Angus Webster was chosen as the competition orchestra's favorite.

I Prize: -
II Prize 8 000 €: Johannes Zahn (Germany) & Angus Webster (United Kingdom)
III Prize 4 500 €: Ross Jamie Collins (Finland) & Kaapo Ijas (Finland)

The competition orchestra's favourite: Angus Webster

Thank you to everyone for a great competition!

On the picture from left to right: Angus Webster, Ross Jamie Collins, Johannes Zahn och Kaapo Ijas.
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2 weeks ago

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Bravo LMC Alumnus conductor Darrell Ang on your continuing success...........!!DARRELL ANG: PROMINENCE IN CHINA

SICHUAN SYMPHONY ARTISTIC DIRECTOR & CHIEF CONDUCTOR Darrell Ang was earlier this year selected by China’s Ministry of Culture as one of the recipients of its highest award to foreign talent (or Chinese professionals living abroad): the "Distinguished Cultural Talents Introduction Program". Ang, born in Singapore, remains one of five such distinguished talents (and the first in Sichuan Province) in the field of "Culture: Western Music", joining the ranks of highly-respected figures in the industry such as composer/conductor Tan Dun, conductor Lü Jia and violinist Lü Siqing. Since his tenure began in December 2016, the Sichuan Symphony has quickly risen in prominence among the country's top orchestras. Last year, they made an appearance in Singapore at Marina Bay Sands Theatre with superstar Korean pianist Seong-Jin Cho, and this year will tour the United States.

The "Distinguished Cultural Talents Introduction Program" is a significant initiative launched by China's Ministry of Culture in 2016 to introduce more foreign talents in all fields, promoting and boosting industries nationwide. It plans to introduce between five and ten such highly influential foreign cultural talents, such as artistic directors, senior researchers, art managers, or designers each year. Each nomination brings with it prestige as well as state-approved funding for projects related to the selected nominee's discipline, to be employed in a manner which will boost the recipient's pursuits in excellence.

Simultaneously, Darrell Ang was also selected by China's Central Communist Party's Organization Department to join its “Thousand Talents Project”. This project plans to introduce about 2000 overseas talents - experts and scholars in all fields who have served as professors at famous universities and/or research institutes abroad, as well as professional and technical personnel and those in senior management positions in internationally renowned corporations and financial institutions. Likewise, he is one of only five candidates from Sichuan Province.
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2 weeks ago

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Congratulations to LMC Alumnus soprano Kelly Poukens who has just won 2nd Prize in the “Preis der Stiftung Blatow” at the International Anton Rubinstein Competition, in Dussseldorf.I am glad to announce that I was delighted to win second prize “Preis der Stiftung Blatow” at the International Anton Rubinstein Competition in Germany. Looking forward to all crazy upcoming projects this season. Music gives a soul to the universe 🦋
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1 month ago

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Congratulations to LMC Alumnus violinist Mathilde Milwidsky on reaching the semifinals of this prestigious competition........Semifinalists announced! We welcome these 12 young and gifted violinists to the Semi Final Round of the Joseph Joachim Violin Competition 2018. To all competitors we would like to say a big thank you for sharing your thoughts and feelings with the music.
The semifinalists:
Anna Lee
Rennosuke Fukuda
Cosima Soulez Lariviere
Mayumi Kanagawa
Yuichiro Fukuda
Timothy Chooi
Youjin Lee
Seiji Okamoto
Leonard Fu
Olga Šroubková
Dmytro Udovychenko
Mathilde Milwidsky

Find schedule here:
www.jjv-hannover.de/en/news
Photo: Helge Krückeberg
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Congratulations to LMC Alumnus pianist Yu-Chieh Lin on winning 3rd Prize in the 2018 Riga International Competition for Young Pianists ...... seen here with Competition Chairman ( LMC Associate) Arta Arnicane ... See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations again LMC Alumnus conductor Alon Sariel........Opus Klassik 2018 - what a night! ... See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations to LMC Alumnus conductor Alon Sariel on being a 2018 Opus Klassik winner!!

Berlin Classics
Einfach mal "Danke" sagen: Berlin Classics freut sich mit Alon Sariel - אלון שריאל, einem Opus Klassik-Preisträger der ersten Stunde, und zählt die Tage bis zur Verleihung am 14. Oktober im Konzerthaus Berlin!

Hier gehts zum ausgezeichneten Album: BC.lnk.to/TelemandolinFA
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1 month ago

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Congratulations to LMC Alumnus pianist Chiyan Wong selected as a finalist in the 2018 Concert Artist Guild competition in New York. Finals streamed live on Tuesday........ www.concertartists.org/competitionIntroducing the finalists for our 2018 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition!

Join us at the finals at Merkin Concert Hall on Tuesday, October 16, 9:30am-4pm. Each finalist will be listened to by an illustrious panel of judges and an audience YOU can be a part of - the event is free and open to all and will also be live-streamed by The Violin Channel!

Session I: 9:30am
Danbi Um, Violinist
José Valente, accordion
Han Chen 陳涵, piano
Tatjana Roos, violin

Session II: 11:30am
Dmitrii Nilov, percussion
John Henry Crawford, cello
Chiyan Wong, piano
Sjaella (vocal ensemble)

Session III: 2:30pm
Joshua Brown, Violinist
Andrey Lebedev - Classical Guitarist
Yinuo Wang, piano
Invoke (string ensemble)
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3 months ago

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A week of stimulating and exciting public master classes and concerts for voice, violin, cello, piano and conducting - 22nd to 29th July 2018.

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Our 2018 Course will offer a week of stimulating and exciting public master classes and concerts for voice, violin, cello, piano and conducting in Manchester's Royal Northern College of Music from 22nd to 29th July 2018.

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1 day ago

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Congratulations to LMC Alumnus conductor Ross Jamie Collins on winning 3rd Prize in the prestigious Jorma Panula 2018 Conducting CompetitionNo winner in the VII International Jorma Panula Conducting Competition

The first prize was not awarded in the VII International Jorma Panula Conducting Competition. The second prize was divided between Johannes Zahn (Germany) and Angus Webster (United Kingdom). The third prize was divided between Ross Jamie Collins (Finland) and Kaapo Ijas (Finland). Angus Webster was chosen as the competition orchestra's favorite.

I Prize: -
II Prize 8 000 €: Johannes Zahn (Germany) & Angus Webster (United Kingdom)
III Prize 4 500 €: Ross Jamie Collins (Finland) & Kaapo Ijas (Finland)

The competition orchestra's favourite: Angus Webster

Thank you to everyone for a great competition!

On the picture from left to right: Angus Webster, Ross Jamie Collins, Johannes Zahn och Kaapo Ijas.
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