Prizes and awards

Prizes and awards – Violin 2023


More than $ 158,500 in prizes and awards will be awarded to the laureates and winners of Violin 2023. The CMIM is proud to contribute to the cultural dynamism of Montreal and to the launch of the careers of emerging international musicians.

Thank you to the many and precious partners who make it possible to award these prizes and awards.


First Prize$80,000
Second Prize
Offered by Quebecor
Third Prize$10,000
Normand Beauchamp Winner’s Tour to Three North American Cities
Offered by Sarah Beauchamp
People’s Choice Award
Offered by ICI Musique
Best Canadian Artist
Offered by the Bourbeau Foundation
Best Interpretation of a Sonata$5,000
Best performance of an imposed Canadian work
Offered by Claudette Hould
Best performance of a work by J.S. Bach
Offered by Andrew Wan, Concertmaster of the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
Best performance of a virtuosic work$2,500
Bita Cattelan Philanthropic Engagement Award
Offered by Bita & Paolo Cattelan
CMIM Grants for unranked finalists$3,000 each
Best collaborative pianist
Offered by the Fondation Famille Lupien


Rules Violin 2023

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