PRIZE FUND Group I: 1st prize 750 BGN, 2nd prize 500 BGN, 3rd prize 250 BGN, Group II:1st prize 1000 BGN, 800 BGN, 3rd prize 600 BGN, Group III:1st prize 3000 BGN, 2nd prize 2000 BGN, 3rd prize 1000 BGN, Group IV: 1st prize 5000 BGN, 2nd prize 4000 BGN, 3rd prize 3000 BGN, Special Prizes:Special Prize of the European Union of Music Competitions for Youth – EMCY for an exceptional performance. Special Prize of the Sofia Philharmonic for brightest performance amongst the First prize winners – a Concert with the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra. Special Prize of Cantus Firmus for the best Bulgarian participant – a Concert with the Youth Orchestra of Classic FM.

THIRTEENTH INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION "YOUNG VIRTUOSOS 2017" RESULTS

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The Executive Committee of the International Competition “Young Virtuosos - 2014” is proud to announce that its Tenth jubilee edition came to a successful end on 30th March 2014. The Competition took place in Sofia, Bulgaria in the National School of Music "Lubomir Pipkov" from 24th to 30th March 2014.

The members of the International Juries awarded the following prizes in the corresponding categories:

CATEGORY FLUTE

International Jury: Prof. Andras Adorjan - Hungary/Germany, Prof. Georgi Spassov – Bulgaria, Prof. Ljubi?a Jovanovic – Serbia, Prof. Barbara Gisler-Haase – Austria, Prof. Hyunim Yoon - South Korea

Group II
I prize
Anastasija Vojnovic - Serbia

II prize Ex aequo
Alexandra Lokshina – Russia
Dimitar Dimitrov - Bulgaria

III prize
Jihyeon Lee - South Korea

Special mention
Sofiya Orlova – Russia

Group III
I prize
Fabian K?hring – Germany

II prize
Nevena Atanasova - Bulgaria

III prize
Stepanka Hajna - Czech Republik

Special mention
Amanda Nikolova – Bulgaria
Mila Tsankova – Bulgaria

Group IV
I prize
Ana Kali?anin - Austria

II prize
Youjin-Kim Kim – Austria
Martin Pavlov - Bulgaria

III prize
Not awarded

CATEGORY CLARINET

International Jury: Prof. Piero Vincenti – Italia, Prof. Petko Radev – Bulgaria, Prof. John Cipolla – USA, Prof. Andrija Blagojevic – Serbia, Prof. Yuri Sherling - Russia

Group III
I prize
Georgios Karagoinis - Greece

II prize
Yigit Sahan Yoksel- Turkey

III prize Ex aequo
Sophia Simeonov- Germany
Haser Cansu Yuksel - Turkey

Group IV
I prize
Faradj Akbarov – Azerbaijan

II prize
Angelina –Ognyana Olegova Gocheva - Bulgaria

III prize
Not awarded

Special mention
Hira Kasak – Turkey
Buse Saroglu- Turkey

CATEGORY PIANO

International Jury: Prof. Milena Mollova – Bulgaria, Prof. Katarzyna Popowa-Zydron – Poland, Prof. Hagit Hassid-Kerbel - Belgium/Israel, Prof. Gulnara Azizova – Turkey, Prof. Helena Maffli – Switzerland, Prof. Viktor Tchoutchkov - Bulgaria

Group I
I prize
Not awarded

II prize Ex aequo
Hasan Ignatov – Bulgaria
Ibrahim Ignatov - Bulgaria

III prize Ex aequo
Jeni Dushkova - Bulgaria
Mariya Rjanitsina - Russia

Special mention
Beatris–Nikol Georgieva – Bulgaria
Peter Bajdarov – Bulgaria
Stefan Simov – Bulgaria
Nikola Bogomilov - Bulgaria

Group II
I prize
Mariamna Sherling – Russia

II prize
Lora Yachkova - Bulgaria

III prize Ex aequo
Maja Anna Babyszka – Poland
Paul Mnatsakanov – Russia

Special mention
Viktor Kostov – Bulgaria
Angela Todorova – Bulgaria
Darina Dikova – Bulgaria
Georgi Vasilev – Bulgaria
Yun Yee Amanda Lee - Singapore

Group III
I prize
Kaliya Kalcheva – Bulgaria

II prize
Cemil Yener Gokbudak – Turkey
Emil Boyadjiev – Bulgaria

III prize
Not awarded

Special mention
Geoffroy Chapelle – Belgium
Tran Yen Nhi – S R Vietnam
Mariya Dziaruha – Belarus

Group IV
I prize
Mao Inukai –Japan

II prize
Can Bagdar Bilen –Turkey

III prize
Nikodem Wojciechowski – Poland

SPECIAL PRIZES

Special prize Clarinet Virtuoso founded by Fratelli Patricola and Bobby Yotzov
Faradj Akbarov – Azerbaijan

The Special prof. Liuba Encheva Prize, founded by Mr. Kamen Kenov – a Piano for the Best performing Bulgarian participant
Kristiyan Todorov – Bulgaria

The Special Prize of Cantus Firmus for the best Bulgarian participants – Concert with the Youth orchestra of Classic FM
Faradj Akbarov – Azerbaijan

The Special Prize of the European Union of Music Competitions for Youth (EMCY) for the excellent performance
Kaliya Kalcheva – Bulgaria


9-th International Competition "Young Virtuosos 2013"
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COMPOSITION

I PRIZE - Emerih Hans Ambil, Bulgaria
II PRIZE - Sara Kostadinovska, Macedonia
III PRIZE - Mihyun Woo, South Korea and Angel Nikolov, Bulgaria.
HONORABLE MENTION - Fabien Touchard, France

VIOLIN

Group I
I PRIZE - Lora Markova, Bulgaria
II PRIZE - Anna Georgieva, Bulgaria
III PRIZE - Maria Hubenova, and Petar Vladimirov, Bulgaria
HONORABLE MENTION - Yoana Dakova, and Hristina Kodjabasheva, Bulgaria

Group II
GRAND PRIX - Mone Hattori, Japan
I PRIZE - Chang-Yuan Belle Ting,
II PRIZE - Yoanna Ruseva, Bulgaria
III PRIZE - Shoko Maruo,

Group III
I PRIZE - Elena Kawazu,
II PRIZE - Chansik Park,
III PRIZE - Maria Sitja,
IV PRIZE - Petr Lundstrem, Milena Wilke and Slava Atanasova,
SPECIAL PRIZE OF CANTUS FIRMUS - Slava Atanasova, Bulgaria

Group IV
I PRIZE - Chiril Maximov,
II PRIZE - David Mirzoev, and Zornitsa Ilarionova,
III PRIZE - Maria Wloszczowska,

Special Prizes
SPECIAL PRIZE OF NIKOLAY LALOV
Lora Markova, and Mone Hattori

SPECIAL PRIZE OF MR. ANDRIAN ANDREEV - Master violin
Lora Markova,

SPECIAL PRIZE OF NIKOLAY LALOV
Lora Markova, and Mone Hattori

SPECIAL PRIZE OF ST. CYRIL AND ST. METHODIUS INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION
Maria Wloszczowska, and Slava Atanasova

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INTERNATIONAL JURY VIOLIN: Prof. Zakhar Bron - Russia, Prof. Leonid Kerbel - Belgium/Ukraine, Prof. Svetlin Roussev - Bulgaria, Prof. Dora Schwarzberg - Austria, Prof. Verka Stefanova - Bulgaria; VIOLONCELLO: Prof. Xavier Gagnepain - France, Prof. Romain Garioud - France, Prof. Anatoli Krastev - Bulgaria, Prof. Stefan Popov - Bulgaria, Prof. Troels Svane - Germany; FLUTE: Prof. Berten D'Hollander - Belgium, Prof. Ljubisa Jovanovic - Serbia, Prof. Luisa Sello - Italy, Prof. Georgi Spassov - Bulgaria, Prof. Ayla Uludere - Turkey; CLARINET: Prof. Sava Dimitrov - Bulgaria, Prof. Ljubisa Jovanovic - Serbia, Prof. Ebru Mine Sonakin - Turkey, Prof. Piero Vincenti - Italy, Prof. Bobby Yotzov - Bulgaria