International Piano Competition "Chopin for the Youngest"

Antonin, Poland

 

  • Organisation:

    Państwowa Szkoła Muzyczna I st. im Fryderyka Chopina w Ostrzeszowie
  • Postal address:

    ul. Zamkowa 37a, 63-500 Ostrzeszów
    psm.ostrzeszow@hot.pl
  • Website:

  • Person in chair:

    Mr Mirosław Zając, Director

  • Contact person:

    konkurs@chopindlanajmlodszych.pl

  • Frequency:

    Every 2‒3 years
  • Editions:

  • 1st International Piano Competition "Chopin for the Youngest", 1992

    Participation age:

    Two age groups: under 12 and under 15 years


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Vesna Cenic (Poland)
    - First Prize: Justyna Maj (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Patryk Kopka (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Tomasz Błaszczyk (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Adam Kruk (Poland)

  • 2nd International Piano Competition "Chopin for the Youngest", 1993

    Participation age:

    2 age groups: under 12 and under 15 years


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Joanna Marcinkowska (Poland)
    - First Prize: Maria Orawiec (Poland)
    - First Prize: Małgorzata Sajna (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Katarzyna Daleczko (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Agnieszka Ufniarz (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Magdalena Marszałek (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Natalia Sanik (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Mateusz Zachara (Poland)

  • 3rd International Piano Competition "Chopin for the Youngest", 1994

    Participation age:

    2 age groups: under 12 and under 15 years


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Prize-winners:
    - Second Prize: Maria Gabryś (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Katarzyna Kasicka (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Marcin Kaźmierczak (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Anna Kopeć (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Paweł Staszczyszyn (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Alicja Czołpińska (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Marek Ruszczyszyn (Poland)

  • 4th International Piano Competition "Chopin for the Youngest", 1995

    Participation age:

    Two age groups: under 12 and under 15 years


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Prize-winners:
    - Second Prize: Agnieszka Bąk (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Ewelina Fidowicz (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Michał Kosmowski (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Daria Muzyka (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Mateusz Lasatowicz (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Karolina Nadolska (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Robert Pietrzak (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Małgorzata Sajna (Poland)

  • 5th International Piano Competition "Chopin for the Youngest", 1996

    Participation age:

    Three age groups: under 12, under 15 and under 18 years


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Daniel Eibin (Poland)
    - First Prize: Vestards Shimkus (Latvia)
    - First Prize: Dorota Turkiewicz (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Oleg Babij (Bulgaria)
    - Second Prize: Liubow Janpolskaja (Bulgaria)
    - Third Prize: Mateusz Kołakowski (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Malwina Linard (Poland)

  • 6th International Piano Competition "Chopin for the Youngest", 1998

    Participation age:

    Three age groups: under 12, under 15 and under 18 years


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Prize-winners:
    - Grand prix: Agnieszka Bąk (Poland)
    - First Prize: Dawid Andraszewski (Poland)
    - First Prize: Gracjan Szymczak (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Agata Gładysiak (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Natalia Sawościanik (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Maciej Wędzina (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Aleksandra Beliakowicz (Bulgaria)
    - Third Prize: Jekaterina Diadczenko (Russia)
    - Third Prize: Katarzyna Kluczyńska (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Łukasz Kryjom (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Malwina Noworacka (Poland)

  • 7th International Piano Competition “Chopin for the Youngest”, 2000

    Participation age:

    Three age groups: under 12, under 15 and under 18 years


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Szczepan Kończal (Poland)
    - First Prize: Tsimur Szczerbakow (Belarus)
    - First Prize: Hanna Yukho (Belarus)
    - Second Prize: Jacek Mysiński (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Gracjan Szymczak (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Jana Tracewska (Russia)
    - Third Prize: Anna Haisig (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Jacek Kortus (Poland)

  • 8th International Piano Competition “Chopin for the Youngest”, 2002

    Participation age:

    Three age groups: under 12, under 15 and under 18 years


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Kirył Keduk (Belarus)
    - First Prize: Mariko Nogami (Japan)
    - First Prize: Katarzyna Wasiak (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Marina Koka (Japan)
    - Second Prize: Thao Le Thanh (Vietnam)
    - Second Prize: Kana Okada (Japan)
    - Second Prize: Gracjan Szymczak (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Anastasja Dombrovska (Ukraine)
    - Third Prize: Julia Kociuban (Poland)

  • 9th International Piano Competition “Chopin for the Youngest”, 2005

    Participation age:

    Three age groups: under 12, under 15 and under 18 years


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Jacek Kortus (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Mateusz Czech (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Alina Gorshenina (Russia)
    - Second Prize: Kinga Mikołajczak (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Aleksandra Świgut (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Sławomir Krysa (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Tamara Niekludow (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Margarita Voskovskaya (Russia)
    - Third Prize: Nikodem Wojciechowski (Poland)

  • 10th International Piano Competition “Chopin for the Youngest”, 2008

    Participation age:

    Three age groups: under 12, under 15 and under 18 years


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Maria Fomienkowa (Belarus)
    - First Prize: Maciej Wota (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Łukasz Byrdy (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Aleksandra Dąbek (Poland)
    - Second Prize: Krzysztof Książek (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Karolina Le Thu Quynh (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Nikodem Wojciechowski (Poland)

  • 11th International Piano Competition “Chopin for the Youngest”, 22‒26 February 2010

    Cash prizes total:

    7000 EURO


    Participation age:

    Three age groups: under 12, under 15 and under 18 years


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Number of jury members:
    6

    Jury:
    - Waldemar Andrzejewski (Chair)
    - Kazimierz Gierżod
    - Maciej Piotrowski
    - Koji Shimoda
    - Józef Stompel
    - Takako Takahashi

    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Hinako Inoue (Japan)
    - First Prize: Wei Luo (China)
    - First Prize: Yuliya Yermalayeva (Belarus)
    - Second Prize: Karen Kuronuma (Japan)
    - Second Prize: Viet Trung Nguyen (Vietnam)
    - Second Prize: Yuko Tanaka (Japan)
    - Third Prize: Sabina Bury (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Vladislavs Klevickis (Lithuania)

  • 12th International Piano Competition “Chopin for the Youngest”, 11‒14 February 2013

    Participation age:

    Three age groups: under 12, under 15 and under 18 years


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Elżbieta Dvarionaite (Lithuania)
    - First Prize: Xinyuan Wang (China)
    - First Prize: Yundi Xu (France)
    - Second Prize: Yongiu Liu (China)
    - Third Prize: Jan Marek Bieniasz (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Paul Cristian Braica (Germany)
    - Third Prize: Piotr Pawlak (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Andrzej Wierciński (Poland)

  • 13th International Piano Competition “Chopin for the Youngest”, 19‒22 March 2015

    Cash prizes total:

    7000 EURO


    Participation age:

    Three age groups: under 12, under 15 and under 18 years


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Jan Cmejla (Czech Republic)
    - First Prize: Joanna Goranko (Poland)
    - First Prize: Piotr Pawlak (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Julia Czajka (Poland)
    - Third Prize: Elżbieta Dvarionaite (Lithuania)
    - Third Prize: Marta Papojan (Russia)
    - Third Prize: Marie Sumnikova (Czech Republic)
    - Third Prize: Ziji Zhao (China)

  • 14th International Piano Competition "Chopin for the Youngest", 20‒21 February 2017

    Participation age:

    Three age groups: up to 12, 13‒15 and 16‒18 years old


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Maya Nakagura (Japan)
    - First Prize: Maria Urzędowska (Poland)
    - First Prize: Kacper Żaromski (Poland)