Monthly Archives: March 2017


We are delighted to announce the 2017 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition Winner: 23 year old Kenneth Broberg from Plymouth, Minnesota. Kenneth won the competition with a commanding rendition of the rarely perfomed Gershwin Piano Concerto in F. We hope to have him back perfoming in Hastings later in the year. He is one of… Read more »


Winning First Prize of £10,000 and a Concerto Performance with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra is KENNETH BROBERG Second Prize: Hans Suh Third Prize: Youkyoung Kim Fourth Prize: Koki Kuroiwa and Meng-Sheng Shen Fifth Prize: Giuseppe Guarrera Orchestra Prize: Koki Kuroiwa

Schedule for FINAL

Friday Finalist 1 Youkyoung Kim Rachmaninoff Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Finalist 2 Kenneth Broberg Gershwin Piano Concerto in F minor INTERVAL Finalist 3 Hans Suh Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor opus 30 Saturday Finalist 4 Koki Kuriowa Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor opus 18 Finalist 5 Giuseppe… Read more »

Semi-Final Results

The following contestants and have been successful and will go through to the Final on Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th March. The Schedule will be posted on Thursday morning. Youkyoung Kim Meng-Sheng Shen Giuseppe Guarrera Hans Suh Kenneth Broberg Koki Kuroiwa