The 2019 Carl Nielsen International Competition will be launched with a public concert performed by young musicians from the Carl Nielsen Academy Orchestra together with members of the Odense Symphony Orchestra and conducted by Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider. Joining them on stage as soloists in concertos by Mendelssohn and Bruch will be the 2016 violin competition winners, Jiyoon Lee and Liya Petrova.
Felix Mendelssohn: Violin concerto, e-minor op. 64 + soloist
Max Bruch: Violin concerto no. 1, g-minor + soloist
Pyotr Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 6
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