CELLO: Laureates of the cello category
Today’s breathtaking performances of cellist in crowded Dvořák’s Hall at Rudolfinum was a peak of the competition in CELLO category. The candidates played pieces such as Antonín Dvořák’s Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in B minor Op. 104 in cooperation with Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra conducted by Jiří Rožeň. As soloists, the Finalists played Johann Sebastian Bach’s Preludium, Allemande, Courante from Suites BWV1010 or BWV1012.
The jurors had to decide who of the finalists will become the laureates of International Music Competition Prague Spring 2018. After their decision-making, they decided for this order.
1st prize was not awarded
2nd prize – Václav Petr (Czech Republic)
3rd prize – Julia Hagen (Austria), Oleksiy Shadrin (Ukraine)
The jury have decided to award Honorable Mention of the Jury of the First Grade to Gunwoo Park from Republic of Korea.