It is my pleasure to announce that we have received 49 applications for 25th year of Heran Violoncello Competition. Together with contestants from the Czech Republic, students from 12 more countries are coming - Slovakia, Poland, Germany, Austria, Hungary, Slovenia, Russia, Belarus, Mongolia, South Korea, Portugal and USA.
I am looking forward to meeting those of you who are returning to our competition and I am especially looking forward to 1st category, as we have 20 young cellist coming to compete there. All of you are great personalities in my eyes already. Bohus Heran would be very pleased.
We are doing everything we can to ensure that all of you are going to bring amazing memories back home, and that you will enjoy your stay in Usti nad Orlici a much as possible.
I am looking forward meeting all of you,
Heran Violoncello Competition director