The 2022 Washington International Competition for Strings and Composition

Congratulations to the winners of the WIC for Strings and Composition!

VIOLIN
First Prize Eleanor Woods Memorial Award: Jaewon Wee, 22 (South Korea)
Second Prize Day Violins Award: Gabrielle Despres, 21 (Canada)
VIOLA
First Prize Louis A. Potter Award: SoHui Yun, 26 (South Korea)
Second Prize Scott Fosler Memorial Award: Jiwon Kim, 22 (South Korea)
CELLO
First Prize MDLO and Podgorsky/Larsen Family Award: Sydney Lee, 25 (USA)
Second Prize N. Meyer and Sarah Sugar Baker Award: Romain-Olivier Gray, 18 (USA)
Audience Prize, Viola Musher and Amelia Stieglitz Wishner Award: Jaewon Wee

A link to the full competition program can be found here.

To learn more about the event: FMMC.org/WIC2022

To learn more about the competitions, visit 2022 WIC for Strings (Violin, Viola, and Cello) and 2022 WIC for Composition.

The 2022 Johansen International Competition!

Congratulations to the winners of the 2022 JIC!

VIOLIN
First: Jinan Laurentia Woo, 14, Republic of Korea
Second: Wan Ching Hannah Tam, 16, Hong Kong
Third: Jacques Forestier, 17, Canada
VIOLA
First: Seoyeon Ryu, 18, Republic of Korea
Second: Emad Zolfaghari, 17, Canada
Third: Claire Xu, 15, United States
CELLO
First: Luka Coetzee, 17, Canada
Second: Romain-Olivier Gray, 18, United States
Third: A-Hyeon Choi, 15, Republic of Korea

Best Performance of Commissioned Work: Jinan Laurentia Woo (Violin), 14, Republic of Korea

Judges’ Commendation: William Tan (Cello), 17, United States

Thanks to our corporate sponsors and scholarship providers!

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