2019 finalists

The semi-final round of the 2019 Brisbane International Youth Music Festival was a tremendous success. After much deliberation the adjudicators have selected a number of outstanding participants who will advance to the Final Round, which will commence on Sunday the 11th of August at 5PM.

Below are the names of the finalists in alphabetical order. Please note that this is not the order in which the participants will perform at the final. The order of performances will be released later tonight.

Dear finalists, please take note of the musical piece listed under to your name, this is the piece that you will be required to perform at the final.

Sophia di Lucchio

​Ponce Heifetz

Isabelle Huang

De Beriot

Beatrice Khor

Schumann

Ein Na

Mendelssohn

Jonah Patuto

Brahms

Sophie Shan

Mendelssohn

Robert Smith

Bloch

Crystal Smith

Ginastera

Jihyo Song

​Viotti

Lili Stephens

Bruch

Anna Suzuki

Tchaikovsky

Harry Wang

Sarasate

Sanne Zheng

​Debussy

To those who haven’t made it into the Final round, we sincerely thank you for your performances. All the participants have shown a high level of musical skill and we are very proud of you. We hope that you will persevere with your musical studies, and we will see you again next year at BIYMF 2020.

2019 FINALS PROGRAM

1. Isabelle Huang

C.De Beriot – Concerto no.9 (1st mvnt)

2. Jihyo Song

G.B.Viotti – Concerto no.22 (3rd mvnt)

3. Sanne Zheng

C.Debussy – jardins sous la pluie

4. Ein Na

F.Mendelssohn – Concerto in E-min (1st mvnt)

5. Sophia di Lucchio

S.Foster – J.Heifetz – Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair

6. Jonah Patuto

J.Brahms – Rhapsody in B-min

7. Harry Wang

P.De Sarasate – Zigeunerweisen

8. Crystal Smith

A.Ginastera – Danzas Argentinas

9. Robert Smith

M.Bloch – Nigun

10. Sophie Shan

F.Mendelssohn – Variations Serieuses

11. Anna Suzuki

P.Tchaikovsky – Concerto in D (3rd mvnt)

12. Beatrice Khor

R.Schumann – Abegg Variations op.1

13. Lili Stephens

M.Bruch – Concerto in G-min (3rd mvnt)

INTERVAL

Festival Orchestra – Concertmaster Daniel Tagiev

W.A.Mozart – Divertimento in F –    I.Allegro     II. Andante     III. Presto
B.Bartok – Romanian Folk Dances

AWARD CEREMONY