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Agnes Langer comes from Budapest but she studied in Germany at the Hochschule für Musik, Mainz, where she finished her Master's degree in Anne Shih's class. She has also been inspired by musicians like Gerhard Schulz, Boris Belkin, Reinhard Goebel and Taras Gabora.
Her competition prizes include the Bartok World Competition, the Spivakov International Competition and the Yankelevich International Competition. She has performed with the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia under Vladimir Spivakov, the Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Liszt Chamber Orchestra and the Württembergisches Kammerorchester Heilbronn. She has been a guest artist at festivals like the Colmar Festival in France, the Kaposfest and the Festival Academy in Budapest. Her chamber music partners include Istvan Vardai, Kristof Barati, Maxim Rysanov, Barnabas Kelemen and Maximilian Hornung.
Agnes Langer plays on an instrument kindly loaned to her by the Peter Eckes Kulturstiftung, made by Nicola Gagliano in 1782.
PRELIMINARY ROUND 1
Johann Sebastian Bach: Sonata for solo violin in C major, BWV 1005
Eugène Ysaÿe: Sonata for solo violin, op. 27 No. 3
On stage: 28.09.2021, 7:30 p.m.
PRELIMINARY ROUND 2
Franz Schubert: Rondo in B minor, D 895
Karol Szymanowski: Nocturne und Tarantella, op. 28
On stage: 01.10.2021, 12:50 p.m.
Accompanied by Miki Aoki.
SEMIFINAL ROUND 1
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : Concert for violin and orchestra in B-flat major, KV 207
Béla Bartók: Divertimento, Sz 113
SEMIFINAL ROUND 2
Joseph Haydn: String quartet movement
Sergej Prokofiev: Sonata for violin and piano No. 1 in F minor, op. 80
Leoš Janáček: Sonata for violin and piano
Béla Bartók: Rhapsodie No. 1, Sz 86
Manfred Trojahn: To be played in the garden
Johannes Brahms: Concert for violin and orchestra in D major, op. 77