Trombones in the Tchaikovsky Competition

Trombones in the Tchaikovsky Competition


norman lebrecht

May 15, 2019

These are the finalists in the first-ever trombone offshoot of the International Tchaikovsky Competition:

Akman Tolga / Turkey
Buchanan Michael William / UK

Benoît Dehaine / France
Di Mario Diego / Italy
Koch Kelton James / USA
Krylov Dmitry / Russia
Kusnierek Guilhem / France
Lang Tobias / Switzerland
Lobikov Aleksey / Russia
Nicholas Platoff / USA
Romero John / USA
Steiner Peter / Italy
Tiefenthaler Lucas Jamin / Switzerland


  • Bone says:

    Loudest Wagner excerpt contest! Everyone plays the David continuously until collapse! Alto clef Sightreading contest to the death!

  • Barry Guerrero says:

    I’ll bet a number of them could play the Rimsky-Korsakov concerto really well.