12th International
Violin
Competition

Vaclav Huml

1 - 7 October 2021

Statistics

1977. – 2017.
578 received applications, 369 participated in the Competitions

2017. (11th V. Huml Competition)

64 competitors
Member of the FMCIM (Fédération Mondiale des Concours Internationaux de Musique, Genève) since 1978.

Number of competitors

Year Registered Competed
1977 66 43
1981 66 43
1985 23 17
1989 55 24
1993 42 22
1997 51 39
2001 57 43
2005 66 47
2009 45 35
2013 79 46
2017 64 36
Total 578 369

Performed Croatian Composers

Sonatas for violin and piano: Milo Cipra, Josip Štolcer Slavenski, Juraj Stahuljak (The 1st Competition – optional)
Violin and piano: Stjepan Šulek – Studio in omagio à Vaclav Huml (The 2nd Competition); Rudolf Bruči – Alla zingara (The 4th Competition)
Solo Violin: Pavle Dešpalj – Guslački hir br. 1 i 2 (The 6th and 7th Competition), Miroslav Miletić – Ples (The 3rd Competition) i Kroateska br. 2 (The 8th Competition), Boris Papandopulo – Improvizacija i igra (The 5th Competition) Miroslav Šlik: Improvizacija i fughetta (The 9th Competition) 2013 compulsory composition – Mladen Tarbuk: Danza di corde za violinu solo, optional for violin and piano – Boris Papandopulo, Dora Pejačević, Juraj Stahuljak, Stjepan Šuleki and Concerto for Violin and Orchestra – Pavle Dešpalj, Franjo Krežma: Scherzino (The 11th Competition)

First Prize “Zlatko Baloković”

1977 Barbara Gorzynska – Poland,
Levon Ambarcumjan – Russia
1981 Jurij Torčinski – Russia
1985 Ingrida Armonajte – Estonia
1989 Jan Talich – The Czech Republic
1993 The First Prize was not awarded
1997 Giovanni Angeleri – Italy
2001 Anna Savytska – Ukraine
2005 Lucja Madziar – Poland
2009 Lev Solodovnikov – Russia
2013 Mai Suzuki – Japan
2017 Luka Ljubas – Croatia

Presidents of the Jury

Henryk Szeryng (1977 – 1985)
Ljerko Spiller (1989 – 2005)
Josef Suk (2009) /substitute Eduard Grach
Victor Tretiyakov (2013, 2017)

Croatian Competitors

Awards:

Luka Ljubas, 1st Prize – 2017
Katarina Kutnar, 4th Prize – 2017
Una Stanić, 5th Prize – 2017
Ivo Dropulić, The 3rd Prize – 2005 and The 6th Prize – 2009
Marin Maras, The 4th Prize – 2013
Anđelko Krpan and Mario Korunić, The 6th Prize

Diplomas:
Vladimir First
Karlo Slobodan Fio
Mirjam Pustički-Kunjko
Martin Draušnik
Marco Graziani
Đana Kahriman

2017 – XIth Competition

Luka Ljubas

2013 – 10th Competition

Mai Suzuki

2009 – 9th Competition

Lev Solodovnikov

2005 – 8th Competition

Lucja Madziar

2001 – 7th Competition

Anna Savytska

1997 – 6th Competition

Giovanni Angeleri

1993 – 5th Competition

The First Prize was not awarded

1989 – 4th Competition

Jan Talich

1985 – 3rd Competition

Ingrida Armonajte

1981 – 2nd Competition

Jurij Torčinski

1977 – First Competition

Barbara Gorzynska
Levon Ambarcumjan

Croatian Music Institute

Gundulićeva 6, Zagreb

Concert hall "V. Lisinski"

Trg Stjepana Radića 4, Zagreb