Semi-finalists

From 125 applicants representing 27 countries. 18 of the world’s finest young violinist were brought to New Zealand.

Semi-finalists

In alphabetical order, by last name:

  1. Nikki Chooi, Canada
  2. Sarah Christian, Germany
  3. Dalia Dedinskaite, Lithuania
  4. Ioana Cristina Goicea, Romania
  5. Dasol Jeong, Canada
  6. Wonyoung Jung, South Korea
  7. Jae Hyeong Lee, South Korea
  8. Seul-A Lee, South Korea
  9. Natalie Lin, New Zealand
  10. Boson Mo, Canada
  11. Yu-Ah Ok, South Korea
  12. Sujin Park, Australia
  13. Georg Pfirsch, Germany
  14. Mari Poll, Estonia
  15. David Radzynski, USA
  16. Eugenia Ryabinina, Belgium
  17. Stephen Tavani, USA
  18. Sissi Yuqing Zhang, China
Alternates
  • 1st Alternate – Benjamin Morrison, New Zealand
  • 2nd Alternate – Karen Kido, Japan
  • 3rd Alternate – Minji Jo, South Korea
  • 4th Alternate – Stephanie Zyzak, USA
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