HISTORY

The 9th Hamamatsu International Piano Competition 2015

Dates

Sun,Nov.22 - Tue,Dec.8, 2015

  • First Stage
    Sun,Nov.22 - Thu,Nov.26, 2015
  • Second Stage
    Fri,Nov.27 - Sun,Nov.29, 2015
  • Third Stage
    Tue,Dec.1 - Wed,Dec.2, 2015
  • Final Stage
    Sat,Dec.5 - Sun,Dec.6, 2015
  • Prizewinners' Concert in Hamamatsu
    Mon,Dec.7, 2015
  • Prizewinners' Concert in Tokyo
    Tue,Dec.8, 2015
Venue
ACT CITY Hamamatsu
Orchestra
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
Jury
    1. EBI Akiko (Chairperson)
    2. Martha ARGERICH
    3. Sergei BABAYAN
    4. Jay GOTTLIEB
    5. HAN Tong-Il
    1. Andrzej JASINSKI
    2. Matthias KIRSCHNEREIT
    3. LI Jian
    1. Pavel NERSESSIAN
    2. Anne QUEFFÉLEC
    3. UEDA Katsumi
Eligibility
The Competition is open to pianists born on or after January 1, 1985.
Comissioned Composer
MIWA Masahiro 「"Rainbow Machine" The Genesis of Chant」
YAMANE Akiko 「Illuminated Baby」
Number of applicants
449 (42 countries and 1 region)
Number of competitors
72 (19 countries and 1 region)

Prizewinners

1st Prize / Audience Prize / Mayor of Sapporo Award Alexander GADJIEV Italy / Slovenia
  • 2nd Prize Roman LOPATYNSKYI Ukraine
  • 3rd Prize Daniel HSU USA
  • 3rd Prize Alexei MELNIKOV Russia
  • 3rd Prize Alexia MOUZA Greece/Venezuela
  • 4th Prize /
    Chamber Music Award
    Florian MITREA Romania
  • Best Performer of the Japanese Work Igor ANDREEV Russia
  • Diploma of Outstanding Merit MIURA Kenji Japan