Winners of the Violin Society of America's 21st International Competition

VIOLIN

Gold Medal for Tone & Workmanship

178 - Jeff Phillips

 

Gold Medal

140 - Collin Gallahue

 

Silver Medal for Workmanship

134 - Stephan Von Baehr & Paul Belin

48 - Philip Valentin Ihle

152 - Andrew Ryan

 

Silver Medal for Tone

201 - Damon Gray

176 - Xuelin Zhang

 

Certificate of Workmanship

9 - Stephen Quinney

11 - Wei-Xian Zhu

20 - Georg Meiwes

101 - George Yu

106 - Ryan Soltis

177 - John Young

193 - Stefan Lindholm

207 - Haide Lin & Zu Liang Wu

 

Certificate of Merit for Tone

197 - Paul Crowley

67 - Artur Friedhoff

17 - Stanley Kiernoziak

36 - Hongbai Qin

85 - Zhen Nian Wang

101 - George Yu


VIOLA

Gold Medal

28 - Jason Viseltear

 

Silver Medal for Workmanship

63 - Petio H Kostov

59 - Jeff Phillips

 

Silver Medal for Tone

57 - Edwin Halloran

85 - James Robinson

 

Certificate of Workmanship

15 - Borja Bernabeu

20 - Paul Crowley

79 - Shi Liao & Li Xiu Ding

53 - Zi Qiu Li

82 - Paul Noulet

109 - Ryan Soltis

93 - Isabelle Wilbaux & Louis Gord

25 - Ming-Jiang Zhu

 

Certificate of Merit for Tone

27 - Zhi Xin Huang

9 - Guy Cole

78 - Antonio Donato

22 - Anton Domozhyrov

47 - Mark Hough

48 - Yang Kai

111 - Zhen Hua Ling

71 - Steven M McCann

29 - Georg Meiwes

49 - Jeffrey S Robinson

109 - Ryan Soltis

58 - Ken Su

93 - Isabelle Wilbaux & Louis Gord

25 - Ming-Jiang Zhu

 

CELLO

Gold Medal

71 - Michael Doran

 

Silver Medal for Workmanship

19 - Rainer Beilharz

 

Silver Medal for Tone

74 - Stephan Von Baehr & Paul Belin

2 - Andrew Carruthers

54 - Haide Lin & Zu Liang Wu

 

Certificate of Workmanship

11 - Petio H Kostov

20 - Fabienne Gauchet

22 - Duncan MacDonald

30 - Georg Meiwes

 

Certificate of Merit for Tone

17 - Kevin Chapin

44 - Stanley Kiernoziak

43 - Michael Lochner

36 - Zai-Xing Sheng

50 - Ben Wilke


BASS

Silver Medal for Tone

15 - William Lakeburg

13 - Christopher Savino

 

Certificate of Workmanship

5 - Guy Cole

4 - Roger Graham Hargrave & Rene Zaal

Certificate of Tone

2 - Seth Kimmel


QUARTET

 

Silver Medal for Tone

85 - Zhen Nian Wang

215 - Gary Garavaglia

Certificate of Merit for Workmanship

221 - Borja Bernabeu

81 - Shi Liao & Li Xiu Ding

20 - Georg Meiwes

112 - Jason Viseltear

 

Certificate of Merit for Tone

17 - Stanley Kiernoziak

240 - Ian McWilliams

213 - Paul Noulet

 

 

 

VIOLIN BOW

Gold Medal

17 - Emmanuel Begin

 

Certificate of Merit

40 - Victor Bernard

16 - Eric Fournier

19 - Eric Gagne


VIOLA BOW

Gold Medal

1 - Eric Fournier

 

Certificate of Merit

16 - John Aniano

18 - Emmanuel Begin

30 - Bernd Etzler


CELLO BOW

Gold Medal

1 - Eric Fournier

 

Certificate of Merit

30 - Emmanuel Begin

14 - Bernd Etzler

6 - Eric Gagne


BASS BOW

Gold Medal

14 - Emmanuel Begin & Eric Fournier

10 - Susan Lipkins

 

Certificate of Merit

2 - Boris Fritsch