Danish viola wins contest chaired by Danish professor

The results are in from the Oskar Nedbal International Viola Competition in Prague, held online. There were 17 contestants in the final.

The winner is Nicholas Algot Swensen, 21, from Denmark.

The jury was chaired by Professor Tim Frederiksen, Royal Danish Academy of Music, Copenhagen, Denmark.

The other judges were 3 Czechs, a Pole and an American.

Good to see the competition industry is back in business online.