Just in: Kiwi wins Cantelli competitionmain
Tianyi Lu was proclaimed winner last night of the revivified Guido Cantelli Competition in Novara, Italy.
Lu, 30, is Shanghai born and Netherland based, with a New Zealand passport.
She is agented by the K D Schmid office in London and holds the position of Female Conductor in Residence at Welsh National Opera.
The runners up were Bertie Baigent (25, UK), Diego Ceretta (23, Italy) and Dmitry Matvienko (29, Belarus).