12 named in all-women conducting contestmain
It has just been confirmed that the postponed La Maestra tournament will go ahead in Paris in late September.
The candidates are:
Mélisse BRUNET, 42 (France)
Sara CANEVA, 28 (Italy)
Stephanie CHILDRESS, 20 (UK/France)
Holly CHOE, 28 ans (South Korea/ USA)
Maria FULLER, 29 (Canada)
Lina GONZALEZ-GRANADOS, 33 (Colombia)
Yuwon KIM, 31 (South Korea)
Jiajing LAI, 28 (China)
Delyana LAZAROVA, 34 (Bulgaria)
Ana Maria PATIÑO-OSORIO, 24 (Colombia)
Rebecca TONG, 35 (USA / Indonésia)
Gladysmarli del Valle VADEL MARCANO, 24 (Vénézuéla)
The jury will be chaired by Ewa Bogusz-Moore, General Director of the National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra.
UPDATE: Make that 13: Marie Rosenmir (Sweden) has been added.