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Violin Making Competition | 2019 |Violin Competition

RESULTS

Malta International Music Competition® 2019

2020 Music Competition

Young Category I
1st Prize Winner – Charlotte Lee (Hong Kong)
2nd Prize Winner – Ani Bayramyan (Armenia)
2nd Prize Winner – Kellyann Spiteri (Malta)
3rd Prize Winner – Louis Richardson (Great Britain)
3rd Prize Winner – Anouschka Vella, Elisa Borg, Kellyann Spiteri (Malta)

Young Category II
1st Prize Winner – Ella Richardson (Great Britain)
2nd Prize Winner – Samvel Zakoyan (Armenia)
3rd Prize Winner – Charlotte Lee (Hong Kong)
Participant Diploma – Maksim Paripskii (Russia)
Diploma(Non-Professional) – Bernice Musu (Malta)

Adult Category
1st Prize Winner (Musafia Prize) – Charlotte Lee (Hong Kong)
2nd Prize Winner (Piccolo Maestro Prize) – Martin Sedlak (Germany)

Malta International Composition Competition™ 2019

Malta International Composition Competition for String Quartet 2020

MICC | CAA String Quartet

First Prize Winner (Ex-Aequo)
Mr. Alan Torok (Canada) – “Wheatfield with Lark” String Quartet
First Prize Winner (Ex-Aequo)
Mr. Brian Fields (USA) – The String Quartet no. 1
Second Prize Winner (Ex-Aequo)
Mr. Alexander Yashkin Daszkiewicz (Cyprus) – “Lark In The Sky Above The Schloss Tirol” & “A Rainy Day In Wivenhoe” String Quartets
Second Prize Winner (Ex-Aequo)
Mr. Vugar Mammadzada (Azerbaijan) – The String Quartet
Third Prize Winner
Mr. Jacob Patrick Abela (Malta) – “Fantasia” String Quartet
Special Prize Winner (Ex-Aequo)
Mr. Godwin Sadoh (Nigeria) – “Egba Musical Totem” String Quartet
Special Prize Winner (Ex-Aequo)
Mr. Tikhon Roamnovkiy Stepanov (Russian Federation) – “The Vagaries of Summer”

Malta International Violin Making Competition™ 2019

Violin Making Competition 2020

Malta International Violin Making Competition 2020

GOLD MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Wang Junhong (China) – VIOLIN
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Du Wenlin (China) – VIOLIN
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Nicolas Brunel (France) – VIOLIN

Finalist Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Luca Bastiani (Italy) – VIOLIN
Finalist Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Liu Zhaojun (China) – VIOLIN
Finalist Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Liu Haitao (China) – VIOLIN
Finalist Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Hua Lei (South Korea) – VIOLIN
Finalist Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Song Baocun (China) – VIOLIN
Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Andre Gusztav Imre (Romania/Hungary) – ASYMMETRICAL VIOLIN
Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Andre & Cesar Sacellarides (France) – ASYMMETRICAL BARYTHON VIOLA/VIOLIN
Honorable Exhibitor Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Dimitris Karaoglanis (Greece) – FREESTYLE/ASYMMETRICAL VIOLIN
Third Prize Winner
Mr. Xu Zhi Yong (China) – VIOLIN SOLO/STUDENT CATEGORY

Violin Making Competition 2020

Freestyle and Asymmetrical 2020

GOLD MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Guo Zhou (China) – VIOLA
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Giacomo Rocca (Italy) – VIOLA
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Wang Junhong (China) – VIOLA
ITALIAN VIOLIN MAKING ASSOCIATION Prize Winner
“The Best Contemporary Cremonese Style”
Mr. Giacomo Rocca (Italy) – VIOLA
GOLD MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Chen Xiangwei (China) – CELLO
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Zha De Ying (China) – CELLO
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Wei Guang Luk (Australia) – CELLO
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Jin Wook Hong (South Korea) – CELLO
GOLD MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Chen Xiangwei (China) – STRING QUARTET
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Jin Wook Hong (South Korea) – STRING QUARTET
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Wei Guang Luk (Australia) – STRING QUARTET
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Zhan Deying (China) – STRING QUARTET

Violin Making Competition 2020

Musicians Travel Without Instruments 2020

GOLD MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Li Jianfeng (China) – VIOLIN BOW
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Pan Guangfu (China) – VIOLIN BOW
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Pu Chunming (China) – VIOLIN BOW
GOLD MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Chen Menqing (China) – VIOLA BOW
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Pu Xiaoming (China) – VIOLA BOW
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Xu Feng (China) – VIOLA BOW
GOLD MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Pu Chunming (China) – CELLO BOW
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Pan (China) – CELLO BOW
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner (Ex-aequo)
Mr. Li Xueyong (China) – CELLO BOW
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner (Ex-aequo)
Mr. Li Jianfeng (China) – CELLO BOW

Central International Music & Composition Competitions™ 2019

Third Prize Winner
Mr. Xu Zhi Yong (China) – VIOLIN SOLO/STUDENT CATEGORY

First Prize Winner
M. Eren Arin (Turkey) – The String Quartet no. 1 “The Liquidation”
Second Prize Winner

Alexander Yashkin Daszkiewicz (Cyprus) – The String Quartet “Petali Di Amore”
Third Prize Winner
Sharon Subbarao (UK) – Quartet “Once Upon a Time in a Forgotten Place”

Malta International Music Competition® 2018

2020 Music Competition

Young Category I
2nd Prize Winner – Luna Isabel Hansen Lopez (Norway)
2nd Prize Winner – Greta Stanyte (Lithuania)
Young Category II
1st Prize Winner – Aqua D’Or Saxophone Quartet (Norway)
1st Prize Winner – Vegard Alstand Rukke (Norway)
2nd Prize Winner – Celine Kjaerstad Denielsen (Norway)
2nd Prize Winner – Simen Kristoffer Huebschle (Switzerland)
3rd Prize/D’Addario Winner – Maya Uzarska (Poland)
Honorable Mention Prize Winner – Anna Risan Bjaanes (Norway)
Professional Adult Category
1st Prize | Piccolo Maestro Winner – Feliks Harutyunyan (Armenia)
2nd Prize | Musafia Winner – Anna Dorothea Mutterer (Germany)
2nd Prize Winner – Olena Poguliaieva (Ukraine)
3rd Prize Winner | Chamber Music – Muscat-Poguliaieva (Malta)
3rd Prize | D’Addario Winner – Dalina Ugarte Contreras (Venezuela)
D’Addario Prize Winner – Eva Mach (Croatia)
D’Addario Prize Winner – Julia Iwanciw (Poland)
D’Addario Prize Winner – Sylwia Marut (Poland)
Intermediate Adult Category
2nd Prize Winner – Junichiro Mori (Japan)
2nd Prize Winner – Takeshi Yamamoto (Japan)

Malta International Guitar Making Competition™ 2018

FIRST PRIZE Winner
Mr. Valerio Licari (Italy/Spain) – ASYMMETRICAL GUITAR
Second PRIZE Winner
Mr. Josef Camilleri (Malta) – ASYMMETRICAL GUITAR

Malta International Violin Making Competition™ 2018

Violin Making Competition 2020

Malta International Violin Making Competition

GOLD MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Paolo Trazzi (Italy) – VIOLIN
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Chen Xiangwei (China) – VIOLIN
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner(Ex-aequo)
Mr. Seung Jin Lee (South Korea) – VIOLIN
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner(Ex-aequo)
Mr. Liu Zhaojun (China) – VIOLIN
Finalist Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Sha Tao (China) – VIOLIN
Finalist Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Sha Tao (China) – VIOLIN
Finalist Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Michal Rozak (Poland) – VIOLIN
Honorable Mention Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Yang Jinhong (China) – VIOLIN
Honorable Mention Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Seung Jin Lee (South Korea) – VIOLIN
Honorable Mention Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Chen Xiangwei (China) – VIOLIN
BEST WORKMANSHIP Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Yang Jinlong (China) – VIOLIN
CHINESE VIOLIN MAKING ASSOCIATION Prize Winner
“The Best Contemporary Cremonese Style”
Mr. Paolo Trazzi (Italy) – VIOLIN
ASSOCIAZIONE LIUTERIA ITALIANA Prize Winner
“Premio per lo Strumento co la personalita e lo stile classico Italiano”
Mr. Sha Tao (China) – VIOLIN
BEST WORKMANSHIP Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Yang Jinlong (China) – VIOLIN
FINEST WORKMANSHIP Diploma Prize Winner
Mr. Chen Xiangwei (China) – VIOLIN
BEST ANTIQUE STYLE VIOLIN Prize Winner
Ms. Alexia Warmbrodt (France/Switzerland) – VIOLIN
PRESIDENT OF THE JURY ENDORSEMENT Prize Winner
Mr. Wang Junhong (China) – VIOLIN
PRESIDENT OF THE JURY ENDORSEMENT Prize Winner
Ms. Tania Zepeda Saldana (Mexico) – VIOLIN
HONORABLE MENTION DIPLOMA Prize Winner
Mr. Bogdan Sikora (Poland) – ASYMMETRICAL VIOLIN
HONORABLE MENTION DIPLOMA Prize Winner
Mr. Michal Rozak (Poland) – ASYMMETRICAL VIOLIN
DIPLOMA Prize Winner
Mr. Hayato Nagaishi (Japan) – ASYMMETRICAL VIOLIN
DIPLOMA Prize Winner
Mr. Dimitris Karaoglanis (Greece) – ASYMMETRICAL VIOLA

Violin Making Competition 2019

INTERNATIONAL JURY

GOLD MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Guo Mingkui (China) – VIOLA
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Guo Zhou (China) – VIOLA
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Yang Jinlong (China) – VIOLA
HONORABLE MENTION DIPLOMA Prize Winner
Mr. Li Yimao (China) – VIOLA
HONORABLE MENTION DIPLOMA Prize Winner
Mr. Hu Xueping (China) – VIOLA
HONORABLE MENTION DIPLOMA Prize Winner
Mr. Bogdan Sikora (Poland) – VIOLA
DIPLOMA Prize Winner
Mr. Jaume Grau Estelles (Spain) – VIOLA
DIPLOMA Prize Winner
Mr. Alan Beavitt (United Kingdom) – VIOLA
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Jin Wook Hong (South Korea) – STRING QUARTET
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Wei Guang Luk (Australia) – STRING QUARTET
GOLD MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Zhu Junhui (China) – VIOLIN BOW
GOLD MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Zhu Junhui (China) – VIOLA BOW
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner(Ex-aequo)
Mr. Chen Jianwei (China) – VIOLIN BOW
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner(Ex-aequo)
Mr. Xu Feng (China) – VIOLIN BOW
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Xu Feng (China) – CELLO BOW
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Chen Jianwei (China) – DOUBLE BASS BOW
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Li Jianfeng (China) – CELLO BOW
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Li Jianfeng (China) – VIOLIN BOW

Central International Composition Competition™ 2018

in collaboration with Malta International Music Competition® and Central Academy of Arts™
First Prize Winner(Ex-aequo)
Mr. Steven Paxton (USA) – The “String Quartet of Mice and Men”
First Prize Winner(Ex-aequo)
Mr. Michael Damian (Israel) – “The String Quartet”
Second Prize Winner
Mr. Fabio Bertagnolli (Italy) – The “Personality Quartet”
Third Prize Winner
Mr. Artur Arutyunyan (Armenia) – The String Quartet No. 2
Fouth Prize Winner
Ms. An Yunxin (China) – The String Quartet “Vessels”
Mr. Hsin Jou Chu (Taiwan) – The String Quartet “Clock-The plan of a day lies in the heart”
Special Prize Winner 2018
Mr. Matthias Azzopardi (Malta) – The String Quartet “The Ballade of Hades and Persephone”
Special Prize Winner Young Composer 2018
Mr. Alexander Yashkin Daszkiewicz (Cyprus) – The String Quartets “Nel Castello Medievale & Thailand Suite”

Malta International Music Competition® 2017

International Violin Competition 2018 | Violin Master Classes 2018

Winners | Violin-Piano Competition

Young Category I
1st Prize Winner – Daphne Delicata (Malta)
2nd Prize Winner – Kristyl Grech (Norway) – President | D’Addario Prize
3rd Prize Winner – Prize Liang Rui (China)
Young Category II
1st Prize Winner – Tran Le Minh Anh (Vietnam) – piano
1st Prize Winner – Aleksandra Lenkiewicz (Poland) – D’Addario Prize
2nd Prize Winner – Bernice Sammut Attard (Malta) – piano
3rd Prize Winner – Wu Gilia Yezi (Canada)
Honorable Mention Prize Winner – Bernice Sammut Attard (Malta) – violin
Adult Category
1st Prize Winner – Karolina Sutt (Poland) – piano | Valery Prilipko Prize (Italy)
2nd Prize Winner – Katarzyna Denkiewicz (Poland) – violin | Musafia Prize (Italy)
2nd Prize Winner – Kyung-Jun Kim (South Korea) – violin
2nd Prize Winner – Luu Nhat Linh & Ta Trang Dung (Vietnam) – piano duo four hands
3rd Prize Winner – Iskander Alimbajew (Poland) – violin
3rd Prize Winner – Quyun Xu (China) – piano
Honorable Mention Prize Winner – Ihor Petrytsa (Ukraine) – piano
Jury President’s Prize Winner – Samara Freitas (Brasil) – violin

Malta International Composition Competition™ 2017

First Prize Winner
Mr. Marco Reghezza (Italy) – The String Quartet “FOUR CLEVER FRIENDS”
Second Prize Winner

Mr. Andreas G. Orphanides (Cyprus) – The String Quartet “CYPRUS ZEPHYR”
Third Prize Winner
Ms. Ekaterina Buzovkina (Russian Federation) – The String Quartet “MIRAGE”

Malta International Violin Making Competition™ 2017

VIOLIN MAKING 2017

VIOLIN MAKING COMPETITION 2017

GOLD MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Yu Huidong (China) – VIOLIN
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Chen Xiangwei (China) – VIOLIN
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Paolo Trazzi (Italy) – VIOLIN
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Paolo Trazzi (Italy) – VIOLIN
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Chen Xiangwei (China) – VIOLIN
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Gino Sfarra (Italy) – VIOLIN
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Guo Mingkui (China) – VIOLIN
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Seung Jin Lee (South Korea) – VIOLIN
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Bruno Fulcini (Italy) – VIOLIN
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Yang Jinlong (China) – VIOLIN

Jury MIVMC

Jury MIVMC

GOLD MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Marco Osio (Italy) – VIOLA
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Seung Jin Lee (South Korea) – VIOLA
SILVER MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Han Zhaosheng (China) – VIOLA
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Zhao Yi (China) – VIOLA
BRONZE MEDAL Prize Winner
Ms. Wang Yangli (China) – VIOLA
VIOLIN LIMITED COMPANY MALTA PRIZE AND MEDAL Prize Winner
Mr. Orest Nakonechny (USA) – VIOLIN
ASSOCIAZIONE LIUTERIA ITALIANA Prize Winner
“Premio per lo Strumento co la personalita e lo stile classico Italiano”
Mr. Paolo Trazzi (Italy) – VIOLIN
RDM COMPANY (USA) PRIZE AND MEDAL “Prize Winner for the Best Sounding Viola”
Mr. Stefano Gibertoni (Italy/United Kingdom) – VIOLA
RDM COMPANY (USA) PRIZE AND MEDAL “Prize Winner for the Best Playability Viola”
Mr. Ito Ryosuke (Japan) – VIOLA

Central International Music Competition™ 2017

Central Academy of Arts

Central Academy of Arts™

Young Category I
1st PRIZE WINNER – Lavino Mercury Lucrezia (Italy) VIOLIN | Diploma & Medal
1st PRIZE WINNER – Daphne Delicata (Malta) PIANO | Diploma & Medal
Adult Category
1st PRIZE WINNER – Andriy Savych (Ukraine) VIOLA
2nd PRIZE WINNER – Bryony Gibson-Cornish (New Zealand) VIOLA
3rd PRIZE WINNER – Joon Hurh (United Kingdom) VIOLA
Adult/Non-Professional Category
Honorable Mention Prize Winner – Emiko Asaka (Japan) VOICE | Diploma & Medal
Honorable Mention Prize Winner – Kimiyo Ishimoto (Japan) VOICE | Diploma & Medal
Honorable Mention Prize Winner – Aiko Kitano (Japan) VOICE | Diploma & Medal

Malta International Music Competition® 2016

Malta International Music Competition®

Malta International Music Competition®

Malta International Composition Competition™ 2016

First Prize Winner
Mr. Chatori Shimizu (Japan) – String Quartet “Fiddle”
Second Prize Winner
Mr. Tsei Po Wei (Taiwan) – String Quartet “Rhyme in Chinese”
Third Prize Winner
Ms. Buzovkina Ekaterina (Russia) – The String Quartet “Affect”
Special Prize 2016
Mr. Tikhon Romanovskiy-Stepanov (Russia) – String Quartet “Ball of the star sky”, “Waiting for Spring”
Young Category II
1st Prize Winner – Maj Jurisevic (Slovenia) | D’Addario Prize for Volin
3rd Prize Winner – Marija Colovic (Serbia) | D’Addario Prize for Violin
Adult Category
1st Prize Winner – “Biliewicz-Byrdy-Kotz” Piano Trio (Poland)
2nd Prize Winner(Ex-aequo) – “Tenero” String Quartet (Germany) | Pakosh Prize
2nd Prize Winner(Ex-aequo) – Krystian Mateusz | Mdina Glass in Piano
3rd Prize Winner – “UHO” Trio (Poland) | Mdina Glass Prize
Violin Prize | Musafia Violin Prize Winner – Dominika Witowitz (Poland)
Honorable Mention Voice Prize Winner- Chai Wei (China)

Malta International Music Competition® 2015

Young Category I
1st Prize Winner – Daphne Delicata (Malta)
2nd Prize Winner – Alix Vaillot (France)
Special Prize Award – “The Little Drummer Boy” (Latvia)
Special Prize Award – Madara Blome (Latvia)
Special Prize Award – Rihards Bilzens (Latvia)
Young Category II
1st Prize Winner – Yeva Volkava (Belarus)
2nd Prize Winner – Suleyman Eyyubov (Azerbaijan)
3rd Prize Winner – Khadija Mirgulamli (Azerbaijan)
Adult Category
1st Prize Winner – “Jorgensen” Piano Trio (UK/Norway)
Special Distigtion Violin | Musafia Violin Prize – Remus Rimbu (Romania)
2nd Prize Winner – Duo Schaeffer-Massicotte (Germany/Canada)
3rd Prize Winner(Ex-aequo) – “Airis” String Quartet (Poland)
3rd Prize Winner(Ex-aequo) – “Trikolon” Piano Trio (Austria)
4th Prize Winner – Marcin Parys (Poland/USA)
Jury President’s Award | D’Addario/MIVI Prize – Jean-Samuel Bez (France/Belgium)
Contemporary Composition Diploma Violin | Mdina Glass Prize – Tair Khisambeev (Russia)
Honorable Mention – Paulina Bujok (Poland)

Malta International Composition Competition™ 2015

First Prize Winner
Mr. Diego Lozano (Mexico) – String Quartet “Musikphantome”
Second Prize Winner
Ms. Young Woo Yoo (South Korea) – String Quartet “Nivarana”
Third Prize Winner
Mr. Sipke Hoekstra (Netherlands) – The String Quartet
Special Recognition – Young Composer 2015
Mr. Tikhon Romanovskiy-Stepanov (Russia) – String Quartet “Listening to the sounds of autumn”, “The reflexions”

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Results *** MIMC 2014
Youth Category I
1st Prize – Alexandru Stefan Placinta – piano (Romania)
2nd Prize – Ivan Kerbiriou – violin (France)
Diploma of Merit – Daphne Delicata – piano (Malta)
Youth Category II
1st Prize – Gennaro Cardaropoli – violin (Italy)
2nd Prize – Gavin Jared Bala – piano (Singapore)
3rd Prize – Sofia Stefania Salajan – piano (Romania)
Diploma of Merit – Raffaella Cardaropoli – cello (Italy)
Adult Category
1st Prize Over All – DUO KRESZOWIEC-GBUREK – CELLO & PIANO DUO (Poland)
1st Violin Prize – Aleksandra Krawczyk – violin (Poland)
2nd Violin Prize – Alla Ostrovskaia – violin (Russia)
2nd Prize Over All – Aleksandra Krawczyk – violin (Poland)
3rd Prize – GDANSK REED TRIO (Poland)
Special Prize for Contemporary Performance of John M. Kennedy – Aleksandra Krawczyk (Poland)
Special Prize for Chamber Music Performance – Goun Kim and Dominik Manz – Cello & Piano DUO (Germany)
Diploma of Merit – Ting Hsuan Hu – violin (Taiwan)
Diploma of Merit – Reina Shibutani – violin (Japan)
Diploma of Merit – Hee Yoon Ryu – violin (South Korea)

Malta International Composition Competition™ 2014

First Prize Winner
Mr. Zhiyi Wang (China) – String Quartet “Three Overlapping Sounds”
Second Prize Winner
Ms. Shuying Li (China) – String Quartet “Zigzagging”
Third Prize Winner – Ex aequo
Mr. Juan Virgilio Colon Hernandez (USA) – String Quartet “A Discontinuous Flux”
Ms. Talia Amar (France/Israel) – String Quartet “Obsession”
Honorable Mention
Mr. Tikhon Romanovskiy-Stepanov (Russia) – String Quartet “Mirage”, “Feeling of spring”
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