The chamber music Round III or semi-final is a distinctive feature of the Michael Hill which demonstrates the top six semi-finalists skills and artistry as ensemble players and musical leaders. The exquisite Mozart String Quintets are revealing for the impeccable perfection required by the first violin and will feature some of New Zealand’s leading collaborating artists: Justine Cormack (violin), Gillian Ansell (viola), Julia Joyce (viola) and Ashley Brown (cello).
1. Sumina Studer – Switzerland
2. Ioana Cristina Goicea – Romania
3. Olga Šroubková – Czech Republic
4. Kunwha Lee – South Korea
5. Benjamin Baker – New Zealand
6. Luke Hsu – USA
Please Note: The semi-finals take place over two days – 7th and 8th June
Tickets for individual dates can be booked through Ticketmaster or a three-concert package through APO Ticketing.