We’re happy to announce here the results of the IMS Piano Competition, 23. – 24.3.2019 at intercultural family center „Familien-RING“, kindly supported by Musikhaus Cantus Riedel:
Junior category (6-9 years):
Grand Prix: Natasha Lin from Moscow/Russia (6 years old) and Volodymyr Hladii from Kiev/Ukraine (9 years old).
1st Prize winners: Mai Furuya (Karlsruhe/Germany) and Anna Zimowska (Wieliczka/Poland)
2nd Prize winners: Sophia Schuster (Enger/Germany), Jana Jovanova (Radovish/Macedonia), Chenxi Lyu (Bonn/Germany), Alicja Rucinska (Wieliczka/Poland), Mia Dribinsky (Berlin/Germany)
3d Prize winners: Katharina Sattarov (Berlin/Germany), Salomia Chiforisin (Chisinau/Moldova), Mark Klymenko (Berlin/Germany), Sophie Marlene Palvanov (Berlin/Germany), Vilmer Teig (Sauda/Norway)
Senior category (10-12 years):
Grand Prix: Mario-Victor Lucaci from Iasi/Romania (12 years old).
1st Prize winners: Michael Kabanovsky (Berlin/Germany), Kevin Lu (Vienna/Austria), Arina Kinzikieieva (Lviv/Ukraine)
2nd Prize winners: Shirin Amiraslanova (Baku/Azerbaijan), Damian Lesniewski (Znin/Poland)
3d Prize winners: Julia Wójcik (Nowy Wisnicz/Poland), Idil Atlier (Atasemir-Istanbul/Turkey), Maria Kolary (Wieliczka/Poland), Andrey Azpiri Muñoz (Berlin/Germany)
We congratulate all these talented young pianists wish them the best of luck in their future musical endeavours!