A 15 year-old American, Elli Choi, came first in the World Monaco Music Masters competition. Elli, who won 30,000 Euros, is a student of Zakhar Bron in Switzerland. Her career is managed by the Zakhar Bron Akademie.
The ubiquitous Zakhar Bron was on the very small jury of the Monaco competition. It was chaired by Maxim Vengerov, his friend and former pupil.
This racket must stop.