Updated: Aug 19
Congratulations everybody and thanks for playing the workshop in the 2017 Wellington Congress!
It was a great day and a high standard of compositions.
Next competition will be in 2021.
2017 Winners were:
Solo Viola, Open Division
1st Prize - Brad Taylor-Newling Australia Tracing Shadows
2nd Prize - Christopher Healy Australia Four Pieces for Viola. 1.
Evan Dumbleton New Zealand A Brighter Shade of Blue
Jenna Cave Australia Her Place
Kate Candy Colbert New Zealand Sea Of The Heart
John Dylan New Zealand Song for Doug
Richard Paull New Zealand The Little Hut on Mount Tapuenuku
Solo Viola, Student Division
Donald Johnson New Zealand Unleaving
Viola Ensemble, Open Division
1st Prize - David Hamilton New Zealand Are We There Yet (5 violas)
2nd Prize - Jarvis Miller Australia Two Emotions (8 violas)
3rd= Prize Evan Dumbleton New Zealand Danza per Tre (3 violas)
3rd= Prize Allye Sinclair Australia Once Bitten, Never Shy (4 violas)
Iona McDonald New Zealand Un Piccolo Pezzo Classico for Three Violas (3 violas)
Rewa Vowles New Zealand Viola Duo – Chinese Whispers (2 violas)
Viola Ensemble, Student Division
Blake Scanlan New Zealand A Stairway to the Unknown (4 violas)
Encouragement and Most Promising Student Composition:
Sam Kemp Australia Lazy Days for Viola (7 violas)