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2021 Finals Weekend | Strike A Chord

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14 Aug - 15 Aug 2021

We are delighted to announce the Finalists of Strike A Chord 2021, the second iteration of Musica Viva's National Chamber Music Championship for secondary school ensembles. After two weeks of deliberation, the jury has come to a decision on the twelve groups from across Australia that will be heading to Melbourne Recital Centre for the Grand Finals at Melbourne Recital Centre on the 14th and 15th of August.


The Canberra Reds - ACT
Jayden Lohe, flute
Carl Vitolovich, flute
Lucy Gao, piano

Bartholdy Trio - NSW
Justine Zhang, violin
Vincent Zhu, cello
Fiona Feng, piano

False Relations - NSW
Gabriel Dillon, voice
Archie Tulk, voice
Austin O’Toole, voice
Liam Green, voice

Piccolo String Quartet - NSW
Isabella Sun, violin
Jonah Shi, violin
Hayley Lau, viola
Jack Theakston, cello

Amogus Trio - QLD
Anna Suzuki, violin
Jeremy Sun, piano
Joshua Jones, cello

JPMS Ensemble Spirito - QLD
Yuliana Chen, percussion
Chloe Christofan, percussion
Lachlan Tu, percussion
Abigail Ling, percussion
Theo Hidajat, percussion

"Shell Shocked" Chamber Percussion Ensemble, Sheldon College - QLD
Nicholas Robinson, vibraphone
Hayden Rayner, percussion
Nicholas Yang, marimba 1
David Chiu, marimba 2

Pirulí String Quartet - SA
Jasmine Milton, violin
Haneulle Lovell, violin
Sterling Rieck, viola
Caleb Christian, cello

Scotch College String Quartet - VIC
Leon Fei, violin
Lachlan Chen, violin
Neil Wang, viola
Justin Sheng, cello

Trio Finifugal - VIC
Mia-Chenea Robinson, voice
Sebastian Coyne, piano
Noah Lawrence, cello

Vdub - VIC
Olivia Spyrou, violin
Ian Chiao, violin
Jamie Miles, viola
Sebastian Coyne, viola
Noah Lawrence, cello

Four Strings - WA
Aaron Ooi, violin
Alicia Sun, violin
Mia Hasler, violin
Paula Krause, violin


Apart from the finalists above, we are pleased to announce that many ensembles also won other prizes. Find out more about our Yamaha Novice Section winners and our First Round prize winners here.

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Event Dates

Ticket Information

Weekend Package - Semi & Grand Finals
Full price: $80 | Concession $40
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Saturday 14 August
Semi Finals - Melbourne Recital Centre
Full price: $40 | Concession $20
School groups $10 per student - please call or email our Box Office team to arrange 

Sunday 15 August
Grand Final - Melbourne Recital Centre
Full price: $50 | Concession $30

Live Streamed Grand Final - Online Concert
Pay what you can (flexible pricing) $5-25 


Melbourne Recital Centre
31 Sturt Street, Southbank
Victoria 3006