INTERNATIONAL PIANO FORUM
Piano Competition and Artist Management
"To play a wrong note is insignificant; to play without passion is inexcusable!"
Ludwig van Beethoven
International piano competition in Frankfurt, Germany.
International German Piano Award
December 13 | 13. Dezember First Round – Concerts start at 9.30 am | Admission from 8.45 am Second Round – Concerts start at 14.45 pm | Admission from 14.15 pm Erste Runde – Konzertbeginn 9:30 Uhr | Saaleinlass ab 8:45 Uhr Zweite Runde – Konzertbeginn um 2:45 Uhr | Saaleinlass um 2.15 Uhr You can also follow the concert on our IPF LIVE Chanel, Concert starts at: will be announced shortly
December 14 | 14. Dezember Third Round – Concerts start at 10.00 am | Admission from 9.15 am – Concert and announcement of the Prize Winner 2020 Dritte Runde – Konzertbeginn um 10:00 Uhr | Saaleinlass ab 9:15 Uhr – Konzert und die Bekanntgabe des Gewinners.
December 15 | 15. Dezember – Alte Oper Frankfurt Concert starts at 7.00 pm | Admission from 6.15 pm Philharmonie Baden-Baden Pavel Baleff Conductor Josep Caballé Domenech Conductor IGPA Winner 2020 Piano Dmitri Levkovich Piano Peter Tschaikowsky Piano Concerto No. 1 B flat minor op. 23 Sergei Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2 C minor op. 18 You can also follow the concert on our IPF LIVE Chanel, Concert starts at 6.45 pm
IGPA Nominations 2020
Hyelim Kim was born in South Korea in 1996. At the age of ten she gave her first debut with the Romanian Bacau Orchestra. Since 2016 she studies with Georg Friedrich Schenck at the Robert-Schumann-Hochschule in Düsseldorf.
Jung Eun Séverine Kim
Sevérine Kim has won a number of high-ranking awards and prizes in several national and international competitions. Among others in South Korea, Japan, Germany, the USA and Great Britain.
Was born in 1998 in Baku. He is currently studying at the “Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris” – Alfred Cortot in Paris.
The brilliant 27-year-old Rodolfo Leone was the first-prize winner of the 2017 International Beethoven Piano Competition Vienna: “A true sound philosopher” (Oberösterreichische Nachrichten).
21-year-old Ziyu Liu has been described as “a piano poet with infinite virtuosity and power most sensitive and feelingful touch” – newspaper – Coburger Tageblatt He also loves traveling and cuisine.
Yutong was born in 1995. He gained international recognitions by winning major prizes of prestigious competitions in the world. Currently he is studying at the New England Conservatory.
“His absolutely present appearance and the clean, alert sound of his interpretation are setting new standards of quality.” – radio station – West Deutscher Rundfunk – WDR