• 9 piano experts

    The jury
  • 28 participants

    Selected pianists
  • 22 x Beethoven

    In four competition rounds
  • X piano enthusiasts

    In the city of Beethoven's birth
  • 3 prizewinners

    Countless impressions

News

The participants of the ITBCB 2015 have been chosen!
19. June 2015
In early June, the selection panel - consisting of Prof. Pavel Gililov, Prof. Jacob Leuschner and Prof. Andreas Frölich - reviewed a total of 95 submissions and chose the 28 participants for this year’s competition. The nine female and 19 male pianists are between 23 and 32 years of age and come from 12 different nations.
Jury 2015
28. October 2014
Apart from the Chairman of the jury Pavel Gililov there will be Libby Abrahams, Andrea Bonatta, Peter Hagmann, Daejin Kim, Marian Lapsansky, Siegfried Mauser, Catherine Vickers and Elisso Virsaladze sitting in ther jury 2015.

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Dates

  • 2015, September 9 - 8:00pm,
    Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Jean Sibelius in 2015
    Soo-Jung Ann (1st prize 2013)

    Soo-Jung Ann started playing the piano at the age of 6 and studied at Yewon Art School and the preparatory school of the Korean National University of Arts (KNUA). Now she is studying for a postgraduate course in Mozarteum since 2012. Soo-Jung Ann has performed widely throughout her native country Korea in addition to Ireland, France, Japan, Poland, Russia and Spain...

    Soo-Jung Ann
  • 2015, September 20 - 11:00am, Schumannhaus Bonn
    Prizewinner Concert
    Soo-Jung Ann (1st prize 2013)

    Soo-Jung Ann started playing the piano at the age of 6 and studied at Yewon Art School and the preparatory school of the Korean National University of Arts (KNUA). Now she is studying for a postgraduate course in Mozarteum since 2012. Soo-Jung Ann has performed widely throughout her native country Korea in addition to Ireland, France, Japan, Poland, Russia and Spain...

    Soo-Jung Ann
  • 2015, October 25 - 11:00am,
    BASF "Junge Pianisten"
    Stefan Cassomenos (2nd prize 2013, Special prize chamber music 2013)

    Melbourne pianist and composer Stefan Cassomenos studied at the University of Melbourne. Stefan began performing internationally at age ten. He now gives frequent solo recitals around Australia to wide critical acclaim, and he has performed throughout Europe and Asia...

    Stefan Cassomenos
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  • Florian Glemser is one of the four German pianists taking part in our competition. Currently he is studying at the "Franz Liszt Hochschule für Musik" in Weimar. Welcome!
    30.07.2015
  • Let's have a look to the north of Europe: Peter Friis Johansson is 32 years old and has had his Comback after an injury in 2012 just last year. We are happy to have him in Bonn in December!
    21.07.2015
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