Applications are now being accepted for the
45th Stulberg International String Competition.


Applications due by February 1, 2020.
Click here for details.



2019-20 Calendar

Summer & Stars Celebration

Thursday, July 18, 2019 (RSVP by July 8)

Gull Lake Country Club – 6 pm

Featuring 2015 Silver Medalist Oliver Herbert, cello and Silvia Roederer, piano

2018 Gold Medalist Charlotte Marckx (violin) and the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra

Sunday, September 22, 2019 – 3  pm

Kraushaar Auditorium, Goucher College

Silver Medalist Nathan Le (cello) and the WMU Symphony Orchestra

Sunday, October 6, 2019 – 3  pm

Miller Auditorium, Western Michigan University

Bronze Medalist Sory Park (violin) and the Kalamazoo Junior Symphony Orchestra

Sunday, February 9, 2020 – 4 pm

Chenery Auditorium, Kalamazoo

Gold Medalist Daniel Rafimayeri (violin) and the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra

Saturday, March 7, 2020 – 8 pm

Miller Auditorium, Western Michigan University

BRAVO! 2020

Thursday, March 26, 2020 – 7 pm

Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre, Epic Center, Kalamazoo

45th Stulberg International String Competition

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Dalton Center, Western Michigan University

Judges Clive Greensmith, Yura Lee, Cho-Liang Lin

Daytime semifinals on the half-hour from 9 am to 4 pm – free and open to public

Evening finals at 7:30 pm – tickets $25/adults and $5/students – tickets available at the door

Stulberg International String Competition Master Classes

Sunday, May 17, 2020 – 12:30 pm

Dalton Center, Western Michigan University

Concurrent Classes with Cellist Clive Greensmith, Violist-Violinist Yura Lee, and Violinist Cho-Liang Lin

Free and open to public

The mission of the Stulberg Competition is to promote excellence in string instrument performance by gifted young artists under the age of twenty.

Stulberg International String Competition Supporters

Thank you to our generous supporters!

The Burdick Thorne Foundation
Dorothy U. Dalton Foundation
Harold & Grace Upjohn Foundation
Irving S. Gilmore Foundation
Michigan Council for Arts & Cultural Affairs
National Endowment for the Arts