On the afternoon of June 14, 2014 at The Colburn School in downtown Los Angeles, 17 year old Zhanbo Zheng and fellow finalists Cong Wu and Manuel Vioque-Judde appeared during the Fourteenth PRIMROSE INTERNATIONAL VIOLA COMPETITION® final round. Over the course of the evening there were riveting performances of Britten’s Lachrymae and the Handel-Casadesus concerto, performed with the Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Heiichiro Ohyama. The audience eagerly awaited results, joined by viewers watching live online from around the world. Read more.
Congratulations to the PRIMROSE INTERNATIONAL VIOLA COMPETITION® 2014 winners! 1st prize: Zhanbo Zheng (China), center; 2nd prize: Manuel Vioque-Judd (France), left; 3rd prize: Cong Wu (China), right.