Prizewinners of Cello Masterclasses & Concerts 2018

Seven young cellists have been awarded with promotional prizes.

  • Preisträger der Cello Meisterkurse & Konzerte 2018

    Ivan Karizna, Tatjana Pergamenschikow, Erica Piccotti, Elia Cohen-Weissert, Birgitta Elisa Oftestad, Yuki Sayama, Friedrich Thiele, KangHyun Lee / Photo: Patricia Truchsess

Landgrave of Hesse Prize (prize shared): Elia Cohen-Weissert (23 years, Israel) and Erica Piccotti (19 years, Italy)

Boris Pergamenschikow Scholarship: Ivan Karizna (26 years, Belarus)

Frans Helmerson Award (prize shared): Birgitta Elisa Oftestad (16 years, Norway) and Yuki Sayama (21 years, Japan)

Kronberg Academy Scholarships for participation in masterclasses at Kronberg Academy Festival 2019 and Cello Masterclasses & Concerts 2020: KangHyun Lee (24 years, South Korea) and Friedrich Thiele (21 years, Germany)

Congratulations to all prizewinners!

Press release