Ivan Bessonov wins Eurovision Young Musicians 2018!

Earlier this week we were finding out which of the 18 competitors of this year’s Eurovision Young Musicians would be continuing through to the final, and now we know the winner of the contest! Only six competitors were chosen for the final, and the competition was tough, but the jury decided that Ivan Bessonov was…

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Here are the six finalists of this year’s Eurovision Young Musicians!

Over the last two days, 18 participants have taken to the stage to perform their chosen pieces at this year’s Eurovision Young Musicians, and from those 18 participants, the jury have selected a total of six to continue through to the final. As we previously reported, the decision was made through jury vote alone, with…

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Eurovision Young Musicians: Get to know the participants!

With Eurovision Young Musicians quickly approaching, we thought we would get to know the 18 participants of the contest! Albania 15 year old Klaudio Zoto will be representing Albania at the contest, with his instrument of choice being the cello. He started playing the cello at the age of six, and at that age he…

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Eurovision Young Musicians: Here’s what you need to know!

While many Eurovision fans are following all the drama surrounding Israel and their hosting situation, some may not realise that another event part of the Eurovision Family of Events will be taking place this weekend! We are of course talking about Eurovision Young Musicians, a competition which takes place every second year. Today we will…

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Eurovision Young Musicians 2018 to Feature 18 Participants!

We’re in the midst of the Eurovision season, with national selections happening left, right and centre, but let’s take a quick break to discuss one of the Eurovision siblings, Eurovision Young Musicians. It’s often one of the more forgotten shows of the Eurovision family of events, so we want to show it a bit of…

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Eurovision For Beginners: Spin offs of Eurovision

With such a successful format, it comes as no surprise that across the world, and even still within Europe, certain groups have tried to recreate the success using the same, or similar format that Eurovision uses. Some have lasted the test of time, and others haven’t reached the heights of Eurovision. Here are some spinoffs…

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Eurovision Young Musicians: Łukasz Dyczko is the winner!

Last night, the biannual competition Eurovision Young Musicians took place in Cologne in Germany, where 11 acts took to the stage to perform their pieces. Poland’s representative Łukasz Dyczko was chosen by the professional jury as the winner! Łukasz Dyczko performed Waignein’s Rhapsody pour Saxophone alto. The participants were backed by the WDR Orchestra, creating an incredible…

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Eurovision Young Musicians: The story so far…

There’s a sibling of Eurovision that many seem to forget, and that’s Eurovision Young Musicians. The contest has been running since 1982, and occurs every 2 years. The contest is for musicians 18 years or younger, and the chosen representative performs a piece of classical music of their choice accompanied by a local orchestra. A…

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