These six finalists are some of Australia’s finest young musicians. Join us as they combine their talents in a program of magnificent music as they compete in the final round of the Sydney Eisteddfod NSW Drs Orchestra Instrumental Scholarship.
Wendy Kong, VIOLIN
accompanied by Hye-Lim Lee
Works by Bach, Ysaye and Wieiawski.
Wendy has played her way into the final round of this prestigious scholarship for the third time this year and has been winning prizes on Sydney Eisteddfod stages since 2007.
Andrew Blanch, GUITAR
Works by Turina, Bach, Castelnuovo-Tedesco & Llobet.
Andrew has been successfully competing in guitar events at Sydney Eisteddfod since 2001.
Ennes Mehmedbasic, OBOE
accompanied by John Martin
Works by Telemann, Schumann and Mozart.
Charlie Westhoff, VIOLIN
accompanied by Julia Brimo
Works by Saint-Saens, Ysaye and Gershwin.
Charlie has won many prizes at Sydney Eisteddfod. In 2012, after winning the Wenkart Foundation Junior Violin contest, he emerged triumphant in the Sydney Eisteddfod Alf & Pearl Pollard Memorial Awards for Performance Excellence.