Monthly Archives: March 2015

Remembering Peter Katin

  It is with great sadness that I report the death of Peter Katin, the eminent British pianist and friend of the competition. Apart from his distinguished performing, recording and teaching career, Peter greatly assisted in the restart of the Hastings Concerto Competition around 2004 and watched it grow into the now very successful Hastings… Read more »

Alexander Panfilov wins 2015 Competition

Alexander Panfilov wins both First Prize and the Audience Prize at the Final of the 2015 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition. He wins £10,000 (First Prize), £500 (Audience Prize), the HIPCC Trophy in memory of Sir Philip Ledger CBE, and a concert with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Joint Second Prize of £2500 went to Garam Cho… Read more »

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

The following Contestants have successfully reached the Final of the 2015 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition. Scipione Sangiovanni Alexander Panfilov Garam Cho The Final takes place on Saturday 7th March at 5.50pm. Tickets are £10 – £25 available at the White Rock Theatre HERE. Visit our Competition Film page to watch daily films produced by Director Mike Figgis, or… Read more »

STAGE 2 RESULTS

The following Contestants have been asked to continue to the Semi-Final of the 2015 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition. Daniel Van Der Hoeven Alexander Panfilov Garam Cho Scipione Sangiovanni Quang Hong Luu Florian Mitrea The Semi-Final recitals take place on Thursday 5th March, at 5pm. Tickets are £10 (£8 for HMF or HIPCC Members) available at the… Read more »

STAGE 1 RESULTS

The following Contestants have been asked to continue to Stage Two of the 2015 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition. A-Jin Sohn Alexander Panfilov Daniël van der Hoeven Florian Mitrea Garam Cho Jenna Sung Kuan Ting Lin Narae Lee Quang Hong Luu Scipione Sangiovanni Tyler Hay Stage Two takes place on Wednesay 4th March, in sessions… Read more »

Masterclass Tickets SOLD OUT

Tickets for the Masterclass with Members of the International Jury this Friday have SOLD OUT. Tickets are still available for the Semi-Final Recitals on Thursday 5th at 5pm and the Final with the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra on Saturday 7th at 5.50pm. Semi-Final tickets  Final tickets