Adam International Cello Festival and Competition

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Country and Region New ZealandCanterbury
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Festival Contact Information

Adam International Cello Festival and Competition
Prof. Alexander Ivashkin, Festival Artistic Director
Music Department, Goldsmith College
University of London
New Cross, London SE14 6 NWEngland

Festival Description

Founded in 1995, the Adam International Cello Festival and Competition was the vision of Professor Alexander Ivashkin, while on the staff at the University of Canterbury School of Music. The competition consists of preliminary and semi-final rounds with the selected finalists performing with the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra. Judges interact with the competitors and other young musicians in daily masterclasses, discussions and concerts.

Festival Dates March 23 - 31, 2012
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  • The Arts Centre of Christchurch
    Christchurch, New Zealand
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  • Christchurch Town Hall
    Christchurch, New Zealand
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