The Kosciuszko Foundation Chopin Piano Competition

New York, USA

 

  • Organisation:

    The Kosciuszko Foundation. Inc.
  • Postal address:

    15 E 65th Street, New York, NY 10065
  • Website:

  • Person in chair:

    Mr. Marek Skulimowski, President and Executive Director

  • Contact person:

    Ms. Ewa Zadworna, Director of Cultural Affairs

    ezadworna@thekf.org; (212) 734-2130

  • Editions:

  • The Chopin Scholarship Competition, 15 June 1950

    Cash prizes total:

    1000 USD


    Participation age:

    17–25 years old


    Program:

    Chopin and other composers


    Number of jury members:
    4

    Jury:
    - Leon Barzin
    - Robert Goldsand
    - Howard Hanson
    - Isabella Vengerova

    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Roy Eaton (USA)

  • The Chopin Scholarship Competition, 17 June 1951

    Cash prizes total:

    1000 USD


    Participation age:

    17‒25 years old


    Program:

    Chopin and other composers


    Number of jury members:
    5

    Jury:
    - Abram Chasins
    - Robert Goldsand
    - Howard Hanson (Chair)
    - William Kapell
    - Isabella Vengerova

    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Jeaneane Dowis (United States of America)

  • 65th Annual Kosciuszko Foundation Chopin Piano Competition, 24‒25 October 2014

    Cash prizes total:

    9000 USD


    Participation age:

    16‒26 years old


    Program:

    Chopin and other composers


    Number of jury members:
    3

    Jury:
    - Roy Eaton (Chair)
    - Daniel Epstein
    - Roman Markowicz

    Prize-winners:
    - First Prize: Alison Chiang (USA)
    - First Prize: Edith Widayani (USA)