The Jury

Tibor Varga International Violin Competition Jury 2021

 

 

The Jury for the 2021 competition will be comprised of :

 

 

  • Salvatore Accardo, President, Italy
  • Kolja Blacher, Germany
  • Friedemann Eichhorn, Germany
  • Koichiro Harada, Japan
  • Yuzoko Horigome, Japon
  • Ida Kavafian, USA
  • Pavel Vernikov, Ukraine-Israël

 

A pianist and a cellist will join the jury for the final and will play with the finalists as a part of the trio for chamber music component.

 

  • Konstantin Lifschitz, Russia
  • Marc Coppey, France

 

 

 

 

The preselection Jury will be comprised of:

 

 

  • Salvatore Accardo, Italy
  • Gyula Stuller, Hungary
  • Pavel Vernikov, Ukraine-Israël

 

 

Pianist 2021

Tibor Varga Violin Competition Jury 2019

 

 

The Jury for the 2019 competition will be comprised of :

  • Georges Starobinski, Chairman, Switzerland
  • Pavel Vernikov, Ukraine-Israël
  • Qian Zhou, Singapore
  • Krzysztof Wegrzyn, Poland
  • David Takeno, Japan
  • Gilbert Varga, Switzerland
  • Eva Zurbrügg, Switzerland

A pianist and a cellist will join the jury for the final and will play with the finalists as a part of the trio for chamber music component.

  • Juan Carlos Garvayo, Spain
  • Antonio Meneses, Brazil

Biographies for all Jury members will be available soon.

Youth Jury

Pianists 2019

Tibor Varga Violin Competition Jury 2017

 

  • Enzo Restagno, President
  • Lera Auerbach
  • Miguel Da Silva
  • Esther Hoppe
  • Dong-suk Kang
  • Silvia Marcovici
  • Pavel Vernikov

Tibor Varga Violin Compeition Youth Jury 2017

  • Charlotte Bernard
  • Chloé Fournier
  • Claire Nendaz
  • Ryan Naesem
  • Regina Beytrison

The Youth Jury was mentored by cellist Mihail Hakhnazaryan, and was independent fom the Compeition Jury.

Tibor Varga Violin Competition Jury 2015

  • M. Enzo Restagno, Président
  • Raimund Trenkler
  • Dong-Suk Kang
  • Tsugio Tokunaga
  • Hugues Dufourt
  • Pavel Vernikov
  • Milan Vitek

Tibor Varga Violin Competition Jury 2013

 

  • M. Enzo Restagno, Président
  • Natalia Gutman
  • Pavel Vernikov
  • Dong-Suk Kang
  • Augustin Dumay
  • Milan Vitek
  • Guo Wenjing