Gala Auction Items

Tickets are almost sold out for our July 1st Gala Night of Music and Dancing, but whether you are attending or not you can still bid on our online auction!   Bidding starts on June 17th but why not browse the auction items now! Whether its a holiday of a lifetime, a cookery class, a… Read more »

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Summer Picnic Recital Programme Announced

Summer Prizewinners’ Recital at Fairlight Hall on July 2nd, with 2014 winner Taek Gi Li making a welcome return. The Recital Room Courtyard, Fairlight Hall. Grounds open for picnics from 12pm. Recital 2pm-4pm including interval. Programme: Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 46 in E Major, XVI: 31 Franz Schubert: Impromptu Op. 90 No. 3 in… Read more »

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Spring Newsletter

Petula Clark CBE president of the Hastings International Musical Festival invites you to 1st July: A GALA NIGHT OF MUSIC AND DANCING at Fairlight Hall, Hastings 7pm hosted by BBC and Classic FM Presenter Bill Turnbull with silent and live auction in aid of the Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition. Music by: Buckswood Bagpipers HIPCC… Read more »

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COMPETITION ROUND UP

We are delighted to announce the 2017 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition Winner: 23 year old Kenneth Broberg from Plymouth, Minnesota. Kenneth won the competition with a commanding rendition of the rarely perfomed Gershwin Piano Concerto in F. We hope to have him back perfoming in Hastings later in the year. He is one of… Read more »

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AND THE WINNER IS….

Winning First Prize of £10,000 and a Concerto Performance with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra is KENNETH BROBERG Second Prize: Hans Suh Third Prize: Youkyoung Kim Fourth Prize: Koki Kuroiwa and Meng-Sheng Shen Fifth Prize: Giuseppe Guarrera Orchestra Prize: Koki Kuroiwa

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Schedule for FINAL

Friday Finalist 1 Youkyoung Kim Rachmaninoff Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Finalist 2 Kenneth Broberg Gershwin Piano Concerto in F minor INTERVAL Finalist 3 Hans Suh Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor opus 30 Saturday Finalist 4 Koki Kuriowa Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor opus 18 Finalist 5 Giuseppe… Read more »

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Semi-Final Results

The following contestants and have been successful and will go through to the Final on Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th March. The Schedule will be posted on Thursday morning. Youkyoung Kim Meng-Sheng Shen Giuseppe Guarrera Hans Suh Kenneth Broberg Koki Kuroiwa

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Stage 2 Results

The following contestants have been successful and will proceed to the Semi Final of the 2017 Competition. Semi Final schedule will be posted on Wednesday morning. Session begin at 11am, 2.40pm and 6pm. Yeon-Min Park Youkyoung Kim Dong-Wan Ha Meng-Sheng Shen Giuseppe Guarrera Hans Suh Florian Mitrea David Jae-Weon Huh Julan Wang Kenneth Broberg Koki Kuroiwa Jiwon Han… Read more »

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Stage 2 Schedule

Schedule for Stage 2 of the 2017 Competition Please note change to advertised times- Monday evening session begins at 5.30pm. No Tuesday evening session.

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