Julia Muzychenko from Russia. Cadenza Contest 1.0, category “Singers”
Julia graduated at Saint Petersburg State Conservatory, attended the Young Artists Program of the Bolshoi Theatre in Russia and today is part of Junges Ensemble Semperoper Dresden, a group of singers where many of today’s top artists began their professional career. She won already prizes in competitions such as Eva Marton in Hungary, Voci Verdiane in Italy, Crescendo in the United States of America etc.
Julia wins a prize of €500 and her videos will be sent to the major opera houses in Europe by Cadenza Music Management.
Lucas Ferreira dos Santos from Brazil, Cadenza Contest 1.0, category “Soloists”
He performed as a soloist and as a chamber player in Brazil, USA and Europe, with orchestra such as São Paulo Symphony Orchestra, Southern Arizona Symphony Orchestra and Orchestra of the Americas among others and in festivals such as Camerino Chamber Music Festival in Italy, European Clarinet Festival, Campos dos Jordão International Winter Festival and many others.
Maya Levy from Belgium, Cadenza Contest 1.0, category “Soloists”
Maya has been awarded at ‘Médias Francophones Publics 2020’, Manhattan International Music Competition and Karol Szymanowski Competition among others.
She performed with orchestras such as Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Royal Chamber Orchestra of Wallonia, Mitteldeutsche Kammerphilharmonie performing in venues such as the NOSPR Concert Hall in Poland, Teatro dell Aquila in Italy, Royal Theater of La Monnaie, Philharmonie in Liège, Tchaikosvky Conservatory in Moscow and Recanati Hall in Tel Aviv.
Maya is a regular guest at festivals in Europe, Russia and Israel, she plays on a Guarneri violin of 1702.
Al-Ándalus Clarinet Quartet from Spain, Cadenza Contest 1.0, category “Ensembles”
Composed by Carlos Caballero Moreno, Francisco De Paula Garcia Marquez, Christian Yoshiaki Okawara Lopez and Sergio Diaz Sanchez, Al-Ándalus Clarinet Quartet was created in 2018 under the concern of four young musicians from different parts of the Spain south region of Andalusia who graduated together at the Conservatorio Superior Manuel Castillo of Seville.
In 2019, the quartet won the First Prize in the VIII International Clarinet Quartets Competition “Clarinetíssim” held Alicante and was selected to participate in the 94th edition of the Juventudes Musicales de España Competition and got the special mention at “MálagaCrea 2019” competition and First Prize in the I National Chamber Music Competition “Abate Marchena” and at the III Chamber Music Competition
“Ciudad de Lepe” as well.
Evgeniia Avdeeva from Ukraine, Cadenza Contest 1.0, special prize by the Beethoven Society for Music and Research in Vienna
Evgeniia, 13 year old, is a student at Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Moscow and has already received awards in many competitions in Ukraine and Russia and made her debut as a soloist with orchestra in Ukraine with Kviv Kamerata and the Model Orchestra of the Armed Forces.