The 2021 Competition was held from 3rd-5th June 2021; again generously hosted by Bromsgrove School. Due to COVID-19, the preliminary round in person was suspended and competitors were asked to audition by video recording; the Semi-Final then took place in person on 3rd and 4th June. The Finalists’ Concert was held at 7.00 p.m. on Saturday 5th June, and the result was as follows:
1st Prize (£6,000): Sofiia Matviienko (Flute)
Finalists' Prize (£3,000): Nikita Lukinov (Piano)
Finalists' Prize (£3,000): Siyu Sun (Piano)
The 2021 finalists, Sofiia Matviienko (winner), Siyu Sun and Nikita Lukinov with the adjudicators, Sarah Bruce, Meurig Bowen (Chairman of Adjudicators) and Katya Apekisheva.
To watch extracts from the 2021 Finalists' Concert, please click here or the image above.
To listen to the 2021 winners interview, please click here or the image above.