Stulberg International String Competition

Local Music
6:01 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

A Stulberg For All Seasons

Winners and judges of the 2014 Stulberg International String Competition

The bronze, silver and gold medalists of last May's 2014 Stulberg International String Competition will visit west Michigan over the fall/winter season to perform with a variety of orchestras.

Executive director Margaret Hamilton and Cara Lieurance preview the upcoming appearances by 15 year-old Toronto violinist Emma Meinrenken (Stulberg silver medalist) in October; 15 year-old Massachussets cellist Zlatomir Fung (Stulberg gold medalist) in November; and 18 year-old Texas cellist Charles Seo (Stulberg bronze medalist) in February 2015. 

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Local Music
3:38 pm
Wed May 15, 2013

Stulberg Competition highlights new generation in music

Margaret Hamilton, Renata Knific, and Chris Shook
Credit Cara Lieurance

Kalamazoo has been home to one of the country's most prestigious competitions for young people for the past 38 years. Saturday, the Stulberg International String Competition returns with performances by twelve semi-finalists during the day and a final concert by six finalists in the evening. 

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Local Music
11:24 am
Fri March 8, 2013

Stulberg finalist Kelly Talim inaugurates Stulberg Artist Series

Kelly Talim

Seventeen year-old Kelly Talim, a finalist in the 2012 Stulberg International String Competition, will present a solo recital at Kalamazoo College this Sunday. 

She remembers  the competition in Kalamazoo last May as a positive experience, and says while she works hard on technique, it's also important to her that she have "something to say" musically. Her program features works of Robert Schumann, J.S. Bach, and Eugene Ysaye.

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