This year’s Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition was won by 25-year-old Russian pianist Roman Kosyakov with a magnificent performance of Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No 1. A graduate of the Moscow State Conservatory who now studies at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Kosyakov was presented with a cheque for £15,000 and a guaranteed soloist appearance with the… Read more »
Posts Categorized: 2018 Competition
The following contestants have been successful and reached the Final of the 2018 HIPCC. Fanya Lin Gen Li Kyoungsun Park Rixiang Huang Roman Kosyakov Su Yeon Kim
Semi Final Schedule for Wednesday 28th February
Our International competitors have arrived, the Yamaha pianos are tuned and we have begun! Photographs from day one- photography by Bob Mazzer.
We are pleased to announce the 42 contestants who are coming to Hastings next week!
The HIPCC is delighted that a generous supporter has agreed to match any donations made before the 2018 Competition ends on March 3rd. Make a donation today and your donation will be doubled! The Competition relies entirely on entry fees and donations and receives no public subsidy. Donate HERE
We invite you to purchase tickets for the 2018 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition Semi-Final Recitals, Masterclass and the Final at the White Rock Theatre. Tickets can be purchased in person at the White Rock Theatre, online here, or by telephoning the box office on 01424 462288. The Semi-Final Recitals will take place over… Read more »
Priority ticket booking for our Friends and Patrons is OPEN NOW. Tickets will be on general sale on Monday November 27th. We invite you to purchase tickets for the 2018 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition Semi-Final Recitals, Masterclass and the Final at the White Rock Theatre. Tickets can be purchased in person at the White… Read more »
USA Auditions are underway at Ball State University. The Tokyo Audition has taken place, and London and Milan Auditions are in the following weeks. Sursa Hall in BSU where our North America Preliminary Auditions and the 2017 HIPCC Winner Kenny Broberg’s concert takes place. Artistic Director Frank Wibaut and Dr. Robert Palmer in Sursa Hall… Read more »
Jac van Steen was born in The Netherlands and studied orchestra and choir conducting at the Brabants Conservatory of Music. Since participating in the BBC Conductors Seminar in 1985, he enjoys a very busy career and conducts the best orchestras in The Netherlands, the United Kingdom, Switzerland and Germany, which included holding the post of… Read more »