CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNERS!!

isa 18 Laureates
centre: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. Johannes Meissl, Artistic Director isa
24.08.2018 ORF RadioKulturhaus, © Stephan Polzer

Awardees of isa18 SPECIFIC AWARDS

String Soloists' Award
donated for an outstanding performance of a participant in the Masterclass for String Soloists.
Prize money: € 2,000

Luka Ljubas, violin (Austria) - centre

right side: Rektorin Mag.a Ulrike Sych
left side: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. Johannes Meissl, Artistic Director isa
24.08.2018 ORF RadioKulturhaus, © Stephan Polzer

 

Antonín Reicha Award for wind instrument players
donated for an outstanding interpretation of a work by Antonín Reicha or another representative work from the repertoire of Czech Classicism for wind instruments, solo or ensemble.
Sponsored by Nadace Život Umĕlce, Prague.
Prize money: € 2,000

This award has been divided.

Seong ye Ma, oboe (South Korea)

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Magdalena Pircher, bassoon (Austria) - centre
& Filip Vlad Bobe, bassoon (Romania) - left side

right side: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. Johannes Meissl, Artistic Director isa
24.08.2018 ORF RadioKulturhaus, © Stephan Polzer


Pianists' Award
donated for an outstanding performance of a participant in the Masterclass for Piano.
Sponsored by L. Bösendorfer Klavierfabrik GmbH, Vienna / Wiener Neustadt.

This award has been divided.

Philipp Scheucher, Austria

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Josquin Otal, France - centre

right side: Mag. (FH) Sabine Grubmüller, General Manager L. Bösendorfer Klavierfabrik
left side: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. Johannes Meissl, Artistic Director isa
24.08.2018 ORF RadioKulturhaus, © Stephan Polzer


Georges Cziffra Award
donated for an outstanding interpretation of a piano work by Georges Cziffra.
Sponsored by the Cziffra Foundation Austria, Vienna.

Nenad Ivovic, Serbia

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Chamber Music Award
donated for an outstanding chamber music performance: strings or strings & piano.
Sponsored by the Joseph Haydn Department of Chamber Music, Early Music and Contemporary Music  at the mdw, Vienna.

This award has been divided.

Trio Incendio, Czech Republic
Filip Zaykov, violin - very left side
Vilém Petras, cello - 2nd from left
Karolína Františová, piano - 2nd from right

very right side: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. Johannes Meissl, Artistic Director isa
24.08.2018 ORF RadioKulturhaus, © Stephan Polzer

Trio Hélios, France
Camille Fonteneau, violin
Raphael Jouan, cello
Alexis Gournel, piano

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Piano Chamber Music Award
donated for an outstanding chamber music performance: strings and piano.
Sponsored by ACS VIENNA.

Quasi Trio, Czech Republic
Roman Hranička, violin - 2nd from left
Judita Skodova, cello - 2nd from right
Kateřina Ochmanová, piano - centre

very right side: DDr. Manfred Moschner, CEO ACS Vienna
very left side: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. Johannes Meissl, Artistic Director isa
24.08.2018 ORF RadioKulturhaus, © Stephan Polzer


Artis Quartet Award
donated for an outstanding performance / interpretation of a participating string quartet.
Sponsored by ARTIS Quartet, Vienna.

Selini Quartet, Norway / Romania / Greece
Liubov Kalmykova, violin
Nadezda Kalmykova, violin
Loredana Apetrei, viola
Loukia Loulaki, cello

very right side: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. Johannes Meissl, Artistic Director isa
24.08.2018 ORF RadioKulturhaus, © Stephan Polzer


Interpretation Award for "Just composed!"
donated for an outstanding performance of a participant in the workshop "Just composed!"

This award has been divided.

Duo Lora Kmieliauskaite (left side), violin & Arnas Kmieliauskas (right side), cello, Lithuania

centre: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. J. Meissl
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Ensemble Fractales, Belgium
Marion Borgel, violin - 2nd from the right
Renata Kambarova, flute - very left
Benjamin Maneyrol, clarinet - very right
Gian Ponte, piano - 2nd from the left

centre: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. J. Meissl
isa18 © Stephan Polzer

 

Composition Award
donated for an outstanding composition by a participant in the Master Class for Composition which is originated or finalized during isa18.

This award has been divided.

Damian Gorandi, Argentina

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Aron Ludwig, Germany

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Awardees of isa18 OPEN AWARDS

AHUV Award: Chamber music by a Czech composer post-1950
donated for an outstanding interpretation of a post-1950 chamber music work by a Czech composer.
Sponsored by Asociace hudebních umělců a vědců (AHUV)/ Czech Society of the Arts and Science, Prague.
Prize money: € 2,000

This prize has been divided.

Zdeňka Hanzliková (Czech Republic), flute - centre
& Aleksa Marinkovic (Serbia), bassoon - left side

right side: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. Johannes Meissl, Artistic Director isa
24.08.2018 ORF RadioKulturhaus, © Stephan Polzer

Matouš Pěruška, violin & Kristina Vocetková, cello, both Czech Republic

isa15 © Lukas Beck

Trio Incendio, Czech Republic
Filip Zaykov, violin - very left side
Vilém Petras, cello - 2nd from left
Karolína Františová, piano - 2nd from right

very right side: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. Johannes Meissl, Artistic Director isa
24.08.2018 ORF RadioKulturhaus, © Stephan Polzer

 

Bohuslav Martinů Award
donated for an outstanding interpretation of a work by Bohuslav Martinů.
Sponsored by Bohuslav Martinů Foundation, Prague.
Prize money: € 2,000

Trio Incendio, Czech Republic
Filip Zaykov, violin - 2nd from left
Vilém Petras, cello - very left side
Karolína Františová, piano - 2nd from right

very right side: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. Johannes Meissl, Artistic Director isa
24.08.2018 ORF RadioKulturhaus, © Stephan Polzer

 

Gottfried von Einem Award
donated for an outstanding interpretation of the Sonata for violin and piano op.11 by Gottfried von Einem.
Sponsored by the Gottfried von Einem-Music Foundation, Vienna.

Duo Sabatini-Rugani, Italy
Daniele Sabatini, violin - 2nd from right
Simone Rugani, piano - 2nd from left

very right side: Prof. Walter Blovsky, President Gottfried von Einem Music Foundation
very left side: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. Johannes Meissl, Artistic Director isa
24.08.2018 ORF RadioKulturhaus, © Stephan Polzer

 

Ignaz Pleyel Award
donated for an outstanding interpretation of a work by Ignaz Pleyel.
Sponsored by the Niederoesterreich Fonds.

This prize has been divided.

Yael Falik, bassoon (Israel)

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Matouš Pěruška, violin & Kristina Vocetková, cello, both Czech Republic

isa15 © Lukas Beck

 

Second Viennese School Award
donated for an outstanding interpretation of a work of the Second Viennese School, and surrounding.

Marc Aurel Quartett, Austria
Arevik Ivanyan, violin - very left side
Konstanze Heinicke, violin - 2nd from the right
Stephanie Drach, viola - very right side
Tristan Feichtner, cello - 2nd from the left

isa18 © Stephan Polzer

 

Viennese Classicism Award
donated for an outstanding interpretation of a work of Viennese Classicism, excl. Franz Schubert.
Sponsored by  S IMMO AG, Vienna.

This prize has been divided.

Maja Ceglar, soprano (Slovenia)

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Lennart Höger, oboe (Germany) - centre

right side: Andrea Huber, S IMMO AG
left side: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. Johannes Meissl, Artistic Director isa

Trio Incendio, Czech Republic
Filip Zaykov, violin - 2nd from left
Vilém Petras, cello - centre
Karolína Františová, piano - 2nd from right

very right side: Andrea Huber, S IMMO AG
very left side: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. Johannes Meissl, Artistic Director isa

 

Viktor Kalabis Award: String quartet and chamber music
donated for an outstanding interpretation of a string quartet or another chamber music work by Viktor Kalabis.
Sponsored by Foundation Viktor Kalabis and Zuzana Růžičková, Prague.

Riccardo Cellacchi, flute (Italy) - see below
& Silvia Rozas Ramallal, flute (Spain) - left side

right side: Univ.-Prof. Dr. h.c. Johannes Meissl, Artistic Director isa

isa18 © Stephan Polzer

 

Zoltán Kodály Award
donated for an outstanding interpretation of a work by Zoltán Kodály.
Sponsored by Sarolta Kodály, Budapest.

This prize has not been awarded.

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