11. Kansainvälinen Jean Sibelius -viulukilpailu: Alkuerä 6
In the first round, the contestants play solo works as well as works accompanied by a pianist. The repertoire includes both mandatory and optional works.
The repertoire comprises Bartók, J. S. Bach, Mozart, Sibelius
Tickets to individual performances, incl. handling charge: 15.50/9.50€ (reduced price applies to students and school children)
Joint ticket to all six first rounds, incl. handling charge: 69.50 € (open seating)
Intermission ca. at 18:30 –19:00 pm
The Sibelius Society and the Sibelius Academy are arranging the 11th International Jean Sibelius Violin Competition in Helsinki from November 22 to December 3, 2015. Unlike before, the competition will be held at new venues. This time, the first and second rounds will be held at the Helsinki Conservatory of Music Concert Hall in Ruoholahti. The competition will end with a three-day final round at Helsinki Music Centre. The competition is one of the anniversary events of Sibelius 150 jubilee year.