Bringing the World of Violin Mastery to You!

1 - 8 June 2019


The Festival provides


holistic learning experience for violinists around the world.

- Qian Zhou, Artistic Director


In the 4th edition of the festival, we continue to celebrate the gathering of talented participants from all over the world in a week-long programme offering a holistic festival package including individual lessons, masterclasses, concerts and activities, which will culminate in a final competition. We are delighted to be joined by many distinguished violin professors and faculty members who offer valuable experiences and expertise in violin performance.

Please join me, and our amazing musicians in this exciting 2019 festival!

2019 Violin Faculty

 2019 Viola Faculty

SVF Opening Ceremony

1 June / Sat / 730pm/ YSTCM Concert Hall


2019 SVF Guest Artist
Sergei Dogadin

5 June/ Wed/ 730pm/YSTCM Orchestra Hall

Lecture Performances

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Qian Zhou

2 June l Sun l 730pm

YSTCM Orchestra Hall

Pirouette! Ballet meets the Violin
Pianist : Ge Xiaozhe

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Szymon Krzeszowiec

4 June l Tue l 730pm

YSTCM Orchestra Hall

Lutoslawski Partitta and Janacek Sonata
Pianist : Daniel Seroussi

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Zhang Le

3 June l Mon l 730pm

YSTCM Orchestra Hall

From Mao to Mozart
Pianist : Naaman Wagner

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Joel Smirnoff &

Tony Makarome

6 June l Thur l 730pm

YSTCM Orchestra Hall

Crossover! Time for Jazz!
Pianist : Joshua Wan
Drums: Tama Goh


2019 SVF Gala Concert

8 June / Sat / 730pm/ YSTCM Concert Hall

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Observation Pass:  SGD200 
Accompanying Parents: SGD 80

The observation pass entitles you to entry to all masterclasses, concerts (except festival opening ceremony) and lecture performances

Festival Violin & Viola Competition


2019 SVF Pianists

Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music


3 Steps to Application Completion

1. Submit audition recording in online application form
2. Payment of registration fee (USD 75)
** Applicants will be notified about the outcome of their application within 7 working days
3. Successful applicants to make payment of tuition fees