Montréal, Thursday, June 2, 2016 – The curtain came down tonight on the 15th edition of the Concours musical international de Montréal (CMIM). Right before the gala concert with the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal (OSM), CMIM officials publically announced the prizewinners of the 2016 violin edition at Maison symphonique to the audience in the hall and around the world, thanks to the live Webcast produced by the CMIM and streamed simultaneously on medici.tv.
Montréal, Saturday, May 28, 2016 – The semifinals of the Concours musical international de Montréal (CMIM) came to a close tonight as the international jury selected six violinists from five countries. Each finalist will perform one of the great concertos of the repertoire at the Maison symphonique on May 30 and 31, with the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal (OSM) conducted by Maestro Giancarlo Guerrero. Here is the detailed schedule:
Montréal, Wednesday, May 25, 2016 – The Concours musical international de Montréal (CMIM) announces the names of the 12 violinists from eight countries competing in the semifinals on May 27 and May 28 at Bourgie Hall of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts. Here is the detailed schedule:
Montréal, Sunday, May 22, 2016 – Following a random draw earlier today, the Competition officials reveal the order of appearance and detailed schedule for the 23 violinists (down from 24 after a last-minute withdrawal from German candidate Albrecht Menzel) participating in the quarter-final round at Bourgie Hall.
24 of the world’s most promising violinists competing in Montreal from May 22 to June 2
Montréal, May 18, 2016 – The 15th edition of the Concours musical international de Montréal (CMIM) kicks off next Monday, May 23, as 24 young violinists from 12 countries take the stage in a major competition. The order of appearance will be determined by random draw and announced on Sunday, May 22.
Montreal, March 8, 2016 – 24 violinists, 16 women and 8 men from 13 countries with an average age of 23, have been selected to participate in the 15th Concours musical international de Montréal (CMIM). The highest number of candidates are from the Unites States (7) and South Korea (6), followed by Japan (3) and France (2).
Montréal, January 19, 2016 – Over 200 violinists have applied to take part in the next edition of the Concours musical international de Montréal (CMIM), up 70% from last year’s edition (Voice 2015) and the previous Violin edition in 2013.
CMIM ANNOUNCES INTERNATIONAL JURY AND GUEST CONDUCTOR AS COMPETITION REGISTRATION CONTINUES FOR VIOLIN 2016 [PDF]
Montreal, December 1, 2015 – As applications begin to roll in for Violin 2016, the 15th edition of the Concours musical international de Montréal (CMIM) from May 22 to June 2, the organization reveals the members of its international jury and announces the return of Giancarlo Guerrero as guest conductor.
CONCOURS MUSICAL INTERNATIONAL DE MONTRÉAL ANNOUNCES EXCITING NEW FIGURES: $83,000 AND $170,000 [PDF]
Montréal, November 18, 2015 – With the Violin edition of the Concours musical international de Montréal (CMIM) taking place six months from now, May 22 to June 2, 2016, the organization is pleased to introduce three special prizes, bringing the total prize money to $83,000.
Montreal, June 5, 2015 — The Montreal International Musical Competition announces the names of the winners of the special awards and would like to congratulate all the participants of the 2015 Voice edition. The winners share over $80,000 in prizes (eight awards and three grants).