Thursday, May 25, 2017

SPECIAL PRIZE - ENKOR Int'l Woodwinds & Brass Competition 2017

SPECIAL PRIZE $2750 value

The award, recommended by Aleksandr Haskin and provided by the Global Summer Institute of Music, goes to Neerav KumarThe award includes a full tuition-waiver scholarship to attend the Global Summer Institute of Music @ VCU in Richmond, Virginia. Read more.

Active Participant Tuition: $2750
  • Six private lessons with an institute faculty member
  • 2 hours of assigned practicing daily
  • admission to daily workshop, recital, and master classes
  • possibility of being selected to perform at the showcase at Kennedy Center for Performing Arts in Washington D.C.
  • welcome reception and dinner
  • performance at the culminating recital (recorded on DVD)
  • transportation to/from airport is only from Richmond International Airport(RIC).
  • trip to Washington D.C. on mini-bus excluding lunch and dinner, attendance to Kennedy Center Showcase Concert
  • Career advising and college/graduate-school admission consultations
  • campus and Richmond tours
  • participation in English Conversation Group
  • 4-star Hilton Richmond Downtown accommodation (with breakfast) for 12 nights

Special prizes are provided by ENKOR's Jury Members and/or other third parties entirely on the basis of the providing party's wishes and preferences and regardless of the score of the awardee.


Aleksandr Haskin is flutist, a Jury Member of ENKOR, and faculty-in-residence at Global Summer Institute of Music in Richmond, VA.

The Global Summer Institute of Music is an intensive summer program that aims to bring talented young musicians from different cultures to eclectic Richmond and the vibrant campus of VCU. In keeping with university’s mission for diversity and innovation, the institute aspires to foster a unique environment for global cultural learning through artistic exchange. The institute provides valuable feedback from multiple faculty while simultaneously allowing for immersive instrumental experiences in a supportive environment. Participants enroll in activities such as daily music lessons, master classes, workshops, concerts, English language groups, cultural discovery sessions and an excursion to Washington, D.C., the nation’s capitol.

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RESULTS - ENKOR Int'l Woodwinds & Brass Competition 2017