Alexander Panfilov wins 2015 Competition

Alexander Panfilov wins both First Prize and the Audience Prize at the Final of the 2015 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition. He wins £10,000 (First Prize), £500 (Audience Prize), the HIPCC Trophy in memory of Sir Philip Ledger CBE, and a concert with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Joint Second Prize of £2500 went to Garam Cho… Read more »

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FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

The following Contestants have successfully reached the Final of the 2015 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition. Scipione Sangiovanni Alexander Panfilov Garam Cho The Final takes place on Saturday 7th March at 5.50pm. Tickets are £10 – £25 available at the White Rock Theatre HERE. Visit our Competition Film page to watch daily films produced by Director Mike Figgis, or… Read more »

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STAGE 2 RESULTS

The following Contestants have been asked to continue to the Semi-Final of the 2015 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition. Daniel Van Der Hoeven Alexander Panfilov Garam Cho Scipione Sangiovanni Quang Hong Luu Florian Mitrea The Semi-Final recitals take place on Thursday 5th March, at 5pm. Tickets are £10 (£8 for HMF or HIPCC Members) available at the… Read more »

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STAGE 1 RESULTS

The following Contestants have been asked to continue to Stage Two of the 2015 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition. A-Jin Sohn Alexander Panfilov Daniël van der Hoeven Florian Mitrea Garam Cho Jenna Sung Kuan Ting Lin Narae Lee Quang Hong Luu Scipione Sangiovanni Tyler Hay Stage Two takes place on Wednesay 4th March, in sessions… Read more »

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Masterclass Tickets SOLD OUT

Tickets for the Masterclass with Members of the International Jury this Friday have SOLD OUT. Tickets are still available for the Semi-Final Recitals on Thursday 5th at 5pm and the Final with the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra on Saturday 7th at 5.50pm. Semi-Final tickets  Final tickets  

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Competition Schedule- Tickets selling fast

Tickets for all stages of the Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition are selling fast, so do pick yours up now from the White Rock Theatre box office. The Competition begins this Saturday with Stage 1- running all day every day through the weekend allowing visitors the chance to hear world class young concert pianists perform concertos… Read more »

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Oscar Nominated Director Mike Figgis to make HIPCC Film

Oscar nominated director Mike Figgis (Leaving Las Vegas, The Browning Version, Time Code) has been commissioned to make a film about the Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition and will be working with a film crew for ten days at the White Rock Theatre and locations in and around Hastings from Saturday. He will also be… Read more »

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Wilmoths to Sponsor Competition Cars

Wilmoths, the premier Citreon dealership in Sussex, has announced a sponsorship deal with the Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition. Wilmoths courtesy cars will ferry many of the International Contestants travelling between hotels, the White Rock Theatre and rehearsal venues throughout Hastings.

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2014 Competition Winner Taek Gi Lee to perform with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Fairfield Halls

The 2014 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition First Prizewinner Taek Gi Lee will perform this Autumn with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Croydon’s famous Fairfield Halls. This concert forms part of the prize for winning the 2014 Competition.   The Concert will take place on October 28th, 2015. Tickets will soon be available HERE   Conductor… Read more »

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