Stella Chen
United States of America, °1992
 
VIOLIN 2019 : First Prize
Stella Chen studied at the Juilliard School under Itzhak Perlman and Catherine Cho and at the New England Conservatory under Donald Weilerstein and Miriam Fried. She also studied psychology at Harvard. She has won prizes at the Yehudi Menuhin Competition and the Tibor Varga Competition and was awarded the Robert Levin Prize. Stella Chen has played at the Ravinia Steans Institute, in the Mozarteum Salzburg Academy, in the Music@ Menlo International Program, and at the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival in Lübeck. She has worked with, among others, Itzhak Perlman, Robert Levin, Donald Weilerstein, Catherine Cho, Miriam Fried, Hsin‑Yun Huang, Gábor Takács-Nagy, Federico Cortese, Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Matthew Lipman, Roger Tapping, Paul Biss, and Paul Katz. Stella Chen has performed with the Orquesta Filarmónica de Medellín, the Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra, the Bach Society Orchestra, the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, and the Boston Youth Symphony.

Teachers

2017- : Li Lin
2017- : Catherine Cho
2011- : Donald Weilerstein
2014 - 2016 : Miriam Fried
2010 - 2011: Itzhak Perlman

Degrees

2016 - : DMA, The Juilliard School
2016 : MM, New England Conservatory

Concerts

2018: SOPAC, South Orange Performing Arts Center, Recital with Tomer Gewirtzman
2018: Peter Jay Sharp Theatre, New Juilliard Ensemble, The New Juilliard Ensemble, Joel Sachs
2018: Chateau d'Oex, Le Bois qui Chante, Recital with Kristina ROhn
2018: Chester Meeting House, Robbie Collomore Recital Series, Recital with Tomer Gewirtzman
2018: Altenburg Castle, Boston Youth Symphony, BYS, Federico Cortese2016: Paine Hall, Bach Society Orchestra, Bach Society Orchestra, Sasha Scolnik-Brower
2017: Sion, Switzerland, Sion Festival, Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne, Gabor Takacs-Nagy
2016: The Academy of Arts and Letters, Cambridge, The Academy of Arts and Letters, Cambridge, Recital with Jayoung Kim
2014: Sanders Theatre, Israel, Jordan, Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra, Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra, Federico Cortese

Competitions

2017: 2nd, Audience, Commissioned Work, Tibor Varga International Competition
2015: Winner, Robert Levin Prize
2008: 4th, Menuhin International Violin Competition Senior Category
2006: 5th, Menuhin International Violin Competition Junior Category
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Final 2019 : Stella Chen
Semi-final 2019: Stella Chen - concerto
Semi-final 2019: Stella Chen - recital
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Programme
Final (24/05/2019)
Kimmo Hakola Fidl op. 99
Pyotr Tchaikovsky Concerto in D major op. 35
Stella Chen, violin
Belgian National Orchestra, dir. Hugh Wolff
Semi-final

Récital (07/05/2019)

Bram Van Camp Scherzo - Bagatelle
Eugène Ysaÿe Allegretto poco scherzoso | Finale con brio (Sonata in G minor op. 27/1)
Franz Schubert Fantasy for violin and piano in C major op. 159 D 934
Stella Chen, violin
Victor Santiago Asuncion, pianist accompanist

Concerto (10/05/2019)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Concerto n. 5 in A major KV 219
Stella Chen, violin
Orchestre Royal de Chambre de Wallonie, dir. Jean-Jacques Kantorow
First round (03/05/2019)
Johann Sebastian Bach Adagio - Fuga : Allegro (Sonata n. 1 in G minor BWV 1001)
Nicolò Paganini Caprice n. 4 in C minor
Ludwig van Beethoven Allegro assai (Sonata n. 8 in G major op. 30/3)
Stella Chen, violin
Victor Santiago Asuncion, pianist accompanist
Piano 2020 postponed to May 2021
How the competition unfolds
H.M. Queen Mathilde
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