HISTORY

The 8th Hamamatsu International Piano Competition 2012

Dates

Sat,Nov.10 - Mon,Nov.26, 2012

  • First Stage
    Sat,Nov.10 - Wed,Nov.14, 2012
  • Second Stage
    Thu,Nov.15 - Sat,Nov.17, 2012
  • Third Stage
    Mon,Nov.19 - Tue,Nov.20, 2012
  • Final Stage
    Fri,Nov.23 - Sat,Nov.24, 2012
  • Prizewinners' Concert in Hamamatsu
    Sun,Nov.25, 2015
  • Prizewinners' Concert in Tokyo
    Mon,Nov.26, 2012
Venue
ACT CITY Hamamatsu
Orchestra
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
Jury
    1. EBI Akiko (Chairperson)
    2. DANG Thai Son
    3. Klaus HELLWIG
    4. KIM Daejin
    5. NERIKI Shigeo
    1. Andrey PISAREV
    2. Ewa POBŁOCKA
    3. Jerome ROSE
    1. UEDA Katsumi
    2. Arie VARDI
    3. Dina YOFFE
Eligibility
The Competition is open to pianists born on or after January 1, 1982.
Comissioned Composer
IKEBE Shin-ichiro 「"Sway Green Treetops" for Piano」
Number of applicants
288 (31 countries and 1 region)
Number of competitors
73 (16 countries and 1 region)

Prizewinners

1st Prize / Mayor of Sapporo Award / Audience Prize Ilya RASHKOVSKIY Russia
  • 2nd Prize NAKAGIRI Nozomi Japan
  • 3rd Prize /
    Chamber Music Award
    SATO Takashi Japan
  • 4th Prize Anna TCYBULEVA Russia
  • 5th Prize KIM Joon Korea
  • 6th Prize /
    Best Performer of the Japanese Work
    TAKUMI Kei Japan
  • Diploma of Outstanding Merit Ashley FRIPP UK