HISTORY

The 6th Hamamatsu International Piano Competition 2006

Dates

Sun,Nov.12 - Mon,Nov.27, 2006

  • First Stage
    Sun,Nov.12 - Thu,Nov.16, 2006
  • Second Stage
    Fri,Nov.17 - Sun,Nov.19, 2006
  • Third Stage
    Tue,Nov.21 - Wed,Nov.22, 2006
  • Final Stage
    Sat,Nov.25 - Sun,Nov.26, 2006
  • Prizewinners' Concert
    Mon,Nov.27, 2006
Venue
ACT CITY Hamamatsu
Orchestra
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
Jury
    1. NAKAMURA Hiroko (Chairperson)
    2. Dimitri BASHKIROV
    3. Michel BEROFF
    4. ICHIYANAGI Toshi
    5. Karl-Heinz KÄMMERLING
    1. Robert LEVIN
    2. John O’CONOR
    3. Sergio PERTICAROLI
    4. John ROOS
    1. SHIN Soo-Jung
    2. Arie VARDI
    3. Fanny WATERMAN DBE
    4. ZHOU Guangren
Eligibility
The Competition is open to pianists born on or after January 1, 1978.
Comissioned Composer
KITAZUME Michio 「"Distances Ⅱ" for Piano」
TOKUYAMA Minako 「Musica Nara for Piano」
Number of applicants
268 (39 countries and 1 region)
Number of competitors
73 (21 countries and 1 region)

Prizewinners

1st Prize / Best Performer of the Japanese Work Alexej GORLATCH Ukraine
  • 2nd Prize Sergey KUZNETSOV Russia
  • 3rd Prize KIM Tae-Hyung Korea
  • 3rd Prize KITAMURA Tomoki Japan
  • 5th Prize WANG Chun China
  • 6th Prize Nikolay SARATOVSKIY Russia
  • Mozart Prize LIM Hyo-Sun Korea
  • Diploma of Outstanding Merit Claire HUANGCI USA
  • Diploma of Outstanding Merit Dinara KLINTON Ukraine