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V International Jascha Heifetz Competition for Violinists
2017 - 02 - 14

This year, the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre and PI Natų Knygynas have the pleasure to invite you to the V International Jascha Heifetz Competition for Violinists. All performances will take place from February 13th to 19th in the Great Hall of the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre in Vilnius.

The competition named after Jascha Heifetz is one of the major music competitions in Vilnius, fostering the timeless musical legacy of the violin virtuoso. The international Jury will award 6 best violinists: 3 laureates and 3 diplomants. This year, the V International Jascha Heifetz Competition for Violinists has invited Ingrida Armonaitė-Galinienė (Lithuania), Friedemann Eichhorn (Germany), Rūta Lipinaitytė (Lithuania), Petras Radzevičius (Lithuania), Gerhard Schulz (Austria), Pavel Vernikov (Ukraine) and LMTA Honoris causa Gidon Kremer as chairperson of the jury. The total prize fund is 18 500 Eur.

Laureates of the Competition will have a chance to perform with Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra in the National Phiharmonic Hall during the Final of the competition.

The first edition of competinion was set up in 2001 and takes place every four years. International Jascha Heifetz Competition for Violinists is a member of European Music Competition for Youth (EMCY) organisation and his reputation grows with more and more participants.

 

Schedule:

February 14th, LMTA Great Hall

V International Jascha Heifetz Competition for Violinists I ROUND

15:00–16:45

17:00–18:45

19:00–20:45

 

February 15th,  LMTA Great Hall

V International Jascha Heifetz Competition for Violinists I ROUND

9:30–11:15

11:30–13:15

15:00–16:45

17:00–18:45

 

February 16th, LMTA Great Hall

V International Jascha Heifetz Competition for Violinists I ROUND

9:30–11:15

11:30–13:15

15:00–16:45

17:00–18:45

 

February 17th,  LMTA Great Hall

V International Jascha Heifetz Competition for Violinists I ROUND

9:30–11:15

11:30–13:15

15:00–16:45

17:00–18:10

~19:30  – I ROUND RESULTS ANNOUNCEMENT

Free admission for I ROUND auditions at LMTA

 

Vasario 19th, National Phiharmonic Hall

V International Jascha Heifetz Competition for Violinists

11:00–12:30

12:50–14:30

19:00  – RESULTS ANNOUNCEMENT

 

 


You are more than welcome to join this prestigious event!