HISTORY

The 5th Hamamatsu International Piano Competition 2003

Dates

Mon,Nov.10 - Mon,Nov.24, 2003

  • First Stage
    Mon,Nov.10 - Fri,Nov.14, 2003
  • Second Stage
    Sat,Nov.15 - Mon,Nov.17, 2003
  • Third Stage
    Tue,Nov.18 - Wed,Nov.19, 2003
  • Final Stage
    Sat,Nov.22 - Sun,Nov.23, 2003
  • Prizewinners' Concert
    Mon,Nov.24, 2003
Venue
ACT CITY Hamamatsu
Orchestra
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
Jury
    1. NAKAMURA Hiroko (Chairperson)
    2. Sergey DORENSKY
    3. EBISAWA Bin
    4. ICHIYANAGI Toshi
    5. Alexander JENNER
    1. Einar STEEN-NØKLEBERG
    2. John O’CONOR
    3. Piotr PALECZNY
    4. Jacques ROUVIER
    1. Arie VARDI
    2. Fanny WATERMAN DBE
    3. Oxana YABLONSKAYA
    4. ZHOU Guangren
Eligibility
The Competition is open to pianists born on or after January 1, 1975.
Comissioned Composer
ICHIYANAGI Toshi 「Piano Poem for piano」
Number of applicants
319 (47 countries and 1 region)
Number of competitors
83 (29 countries and 1 region)

Prizewinners

2nd Prize Rafal BLECHACZ Poland
2nd Prize Alexander KOBRIN Russia
  • 3rd Prize Sergey SALOV Ukraine
  • 4th Prize SEKIMOTO Shohei Japan
  • 4th Prize SUDO Rina Japan
  • 第5位 SUZUKI Hironao Japan
  • Diploma of Outstanding Merit /
    Best Performer of the Japanese Work
    Romain DESCHARMES France
  • Diploma of Outstanding Merit David FRAY France