Winners of the Violin Society of America's 20th International Competition

VIOLIN

Gold Medal for Tone & Workmanship

Feng Jiang

Gold Medal

Jeff Phillips

Benjamin Ruth

 

Silver Medal for Workmanship

Gonzalo Bayolo

Rainer Beilharz

Ryan Soltis

Stephan Von Baehr & Paul Belin

 

Silver Medal for Tone

Jing Chang

Zhong Qiu Chang

 

Certificate of Workmanship

Antoine Cauche

Jerome Doucet

Marcus Klimke

Antoine Nedelec

Collin Gallahue

 

Certificate of Merit for Tone

Svetozar Bogdanoski

Andrew Carruthers & Chris Pederson

Shi Jin Chen & Shuide Mai

Collin Gallahue

Jeremy Koons & Mike Lochner

Huining Mao

Ray Melanson

Shiliang Pang

Nathaniel Rowan

Theodore Skreko

Yinzhong Song

Jason Viseltear

Zhen Nian Wang

George Yu

Kelin Zhang


VIOLA

Gold Medal

Antoine Nedelec

Jeff Phillips

Benjamin Ruth

 

Silver Medal for Workmanship

Feng Jiang

Marcus Klimke

Philippe Mahu

Stephan Von Baehr & Paul Belin

 

Silver Medal for Tone

Alkis Rappas

Christopher White & David Polstein

 

Certificate of Workmanship

Rainer Beilharz

Petio H Kostov

Stefan Lindholm

Ryan Soltis

Antoine Cauche

 

Certificate of Merit for Tone

Shi Jin Chen & Shuide Mai

Fuzhen Jiang

Stanley Kiernoziak

Zhen Hua Ling

Jason Viseltear

Kelvin Scott

Zai-Xing Sheng

 

CELLO

Gold Medal

Kelvin Scott

 

Silver Medal for Workmanship

Rainer Beilharz

Nicolas Gilles

Antoine Nedelec & Jeff Phillips

Stephan Von Baehr & Paul Belin

Lawrence M. Wilke

 

Silver Medal for Tone

Stanley Kiernoziak

Geoffrey Ovington

Shengfu Zhao & Yanbing Chen

 

Certificate of Workmanship

Martin Heroux

Haide Lin & Zu Liang Wu

Duncan MacDonald

 

Certificate of Merit for Tone

Michael Doran

Haide Lin & Zu Liang Wu

Duncan MacDonald

Zhen Nian Wang


BASS

Silver Medal for Tone

Seth Kimmel

Arnold Schnitzer

 

Certificate of Workmanship

Sergio Scaramelli


QUARTET

Gold Medal

Stephan Von Baehr & Paul Belin

 

Silver Medal for Tone

Nicolas Gilles

Jason Viseltear

 

Certificate of Merit for Tone

Shi Jin Chen & Shuide Mai

Zhen Yu Liang & Zhi Ling Liang

Geoffrey Ovington

Yann Poulain

 

 

 

VIOLIN BOW

Gold Medal

Emmanuel Carlier

Gary Leahy

 

Certificate of Merit

Emmanuel Begin

Thomas Goering

D. William Halsey

David Hawthorne


VIOLA BOW

Gold Medal

Gary Leahy

 

Certificate of Merit

Emmanuel Begin

Emmanuel Carlier

Thomas Goering


CELLO BOW

Gold Medal

Emmanuel Begin

Emmanuel Carlier

 

Certificate of Merit

David Hawthorne

Gary Leahy

Pierre Nehr


BASS BOW

Gold Medal

Emmanuel Carlier

Susan Lipkins

 

Certificate of Merit

Steven DeCoux