2019 Smoky Mountain International Conductors Competition

 

Pierre Monteux Grand Prize in Conducting

 
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Pierre Monteux

 
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Yongjae Kim (KOREA)    Winner of the 2018 Pierre Monteux Prize

Yongjae Kim (KOREA)

Winner of the 2018 Pierre Monteux Prize

 
Lester Kong (Singapore)    Winner of the 2017 Pierre Monteux Prize

Lester Kong (Singapore)

Winner of the 2017 Pierre Monteux Prize

The competition is open only to the nine Fellowship Conductors accepted in the conducting institute (NO AGE LIMIT). The competition will be based on the candidates work with the orchestra and the winners will be chosen by the orchestra. All winners will be announced following the concert.

The winner of the 2019 Pierre Monteux Grand Prize will receive press coverage, be awarded a prize medal and a certificate

The Second Prize winner will receive press coverage and a certificate

Should a Third highly qualified candidate emerge, a Third Prize will be awarded with this winner receiving a certificate and press coverage. 

                          To apply for the competition, please CLICK HERE.


2019 EDITION WINNERS

  •  Yujue Ji (CHINA)- PIERRE MONTEUX PGRAND PRIZE

  • DANIEL WILEY (USA)- SECOND PRIZE


                        PAST WINNERS           

   

2018 EDITIOn

  • YONGJAE KIM (KOREA)- 2018 PIERRE MONTEUX GRAND PRIZ

  • HSUAN-YU ALEX LEE (TAIWAN)- SECOND PRIZE

  • INMO KANG (KOREA)- HONORABLE MENTION



                            2017 EDITION

  • LESTER KONG (SINGAPORE)-  2017 PIERRE MONTEUX GRAND PRIZE

  • LARRY STRACHAN (CANADA)- SECOND PRIZE