Wolfgang Emmanuel Schmidt, soloist in the APO’s Defiance Concert, will speak, followed by a light lunch. He has won First Prizes at the German National Music Competition in Bonn, at the 1st International Adam Cello Competition in New Zealand, and at the International Music Competitions in Bayreuth and Markneukirchen / Germany. He was awarded the “Grand Prix de la Ville de Paris” at the International Rostropovitch Competition in Paris where the international jury was headed by Mstislav Rostropovitch (also the prize for contemporary music ). He is also a prize winner at the International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow and at the International Leonard Rose Cello Competition in the oUSA.
Brass players from the UoA, mentored by Huw Dann, APO Trumpet section Principal, will provide the music programme.
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