ARD International Music Competition in Munich
In 2019, Joë has been awarded one of the most prestigious prizes in the world by winning the First Prize in 68th ARD International Music Competition in Munich.
He's only the fourth clarinetist to win the First Prize in this competition since 1957, and the most awarded laureate in 2019 by winning six special prizes in addition.
- Special prize for the interpretation of the commissioned composition
- Special Prize by the Munich Chamber Orchestra
- Brüder Busch Prize
- Henle Urtext Prize
- ifp Music Prize
- Special Prize GENUIN classics
He shared the podium with two incredible artists : Carlos Brito Ferreira (Portugal) and Han Kim (South Korea).