IV Ilona Fehér International Violin Competition

The Ilona Fehér International Violin Competition dedicated for the youngest generation of violinists was founded by Hungarian violinists Katalin Kokas and Barnabás Kelemen. The competitors are evaluated by an international jury consisting of renowned violinists and music professors, which has been chaired from the start by one of Ilona Fehér’s one-time students, the legendary Shlomo Mintz.

Date: 8-19 July 2020
Venues: Hungarian Heritage House, Liszt Academy (Budapest, Hungary)
Total Prize Money: 7000


President of the Jury: Shlomo Mintz (USA/ISR)

Lutsia Ibragimova (Menuhin School London/UK)
David Cerone (Curtis Institute of Music/USA)
Petru Munteanu (Augsburg University/GER)
Eszter Perényi (Liszt Academy/HUN)
Akiko Tatsumi (TOHO Gauken School/JP)
Éva Szily Ácsné (Aladár Tóth Music School/HUN)


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Age Groups:
AGE GROUP 1: Violinists under 15
(Born on or after 9 July 2005)

 AGE GROUP 2: Violinists between 15-19
(Born between 8 July 2000 and 9 July 2005)

Application Fee: 
AGE GROUP 1:  65
AGE GROUP 2:  90