Canadian Chopin Piano Competition

Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

 

  • Organisation:

    Canadian Chopin Society
  • Postal address:

    4300 Cawthra Road; Mississauga, Ontario L4Z 1V8; Canada
  • Website:

  • Person in chair:

    Dr. Janet Lopinski; President and Artistic Director

  • Contact person:

    Dr. Janet Lopinski

    janet.lopinski@rcmusic.ca;

  • Frequency:

    5 years
  • Editions:

  • First Canadian Chopin Competition, 17‒23 October 1999

    Participation age:

    Junior and Senior Division


    Number of jury members:
    7

    Jury:
    - James Anagnoson
    - Barbara Hesse-Bukowska (Chair)
    - Lee Kum-Sing
    - William Littler
    - Janet Lopinski
    - Maciej Piotrowski
    - Alan Walker

    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Li Wang (Canada)
    - First Prize: Irene Wong (Canada)
    - Second Prize: Justyna Maj (Canada)
    - Second Prize: Galina Mertodjan (Canada)
    - Third Prize: Andrew Aarons (Canada)
    - Third Prize: Ryo Yanagitani (Canada)

  • Second Canadian Chopin Competition, 17‒23 October 2004

    Participation age:

    Junior and Senior Division


    Number of jury members:
    5

    Jury:
    - Marc Durand
    - Marilyn Engle
    - Marietta Orlov
    - Piotr Paleczny (Chair)
    - John Perry

    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Avan Yu (Canada)
    - First Prize: Cissy Zhou (Canada)
    - Second Prize: Donna Lee (Canada)
    - Second Prize: Vicki Ning Wang (Canada)
    - Third Prize: Daniel Wong (Bahamas)
    - Third Prize: Thomas Yu (Canada)

  • The Third Canadian Chopin Piano Competition, 1‒7 March 2010

    Cash prizes total:

    29 500 $


    Participation age:

    Junior Division up tp 16, Senior Division 17‒30 years


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Number of jury members:
    7

    Jury:
    - Krzysztof Jabłoński (Chair)
    - Leslie Klinton
    - Lee Kum-Sing
    - James Parker
    - Patricia Parr
    - Valerie Tryon
    - Li Wang

    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Leonard Gilbert (Canada)
    - First Prize: Anastasia Rizikov (Canada)
    - Second Prize: Nathan Kong (Canada)
    - Second Prize: Sijing Ye (Canada)
    - Third Prize: Amadeusz Kazubowski-Houston (Canada)
    - Third Prize: Elizabeth Schumann (Canada)
    - Third Prize: Annie Zhou (Canada)

  • The Fourth Canadian Chopin Piano Competition, 17‒26 October 2014

    Cash prizes total:

    28 500 $


    Participation age:

    Junior and Senior Division: up to 16 and 17‒29 years old


    Program:

    Exclusively Chopin


    Number of jury members:
    5

    Jury:
    - William Aide
    - Bernadene Blaha
    - Krzysztof Jabłoński (Chair)
    - Kent McWilliams
    - Lisa Yui

    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: George Hua (Canada)
    - First Prize: Alexander Seredenko (Canada)
    - Second Prize: Tony Yike Yang (Canada)
    - Second Prize: Christopher Yeung (Canada)
    - Third Prize: Coco Ma (Canada)
    - Third Prize: Victoria Wong (Canada)