Founded by Ricky Tsang, the 1st Hong Kong International Music Competition for Young Pianists had been held in 2014 under Hong Kong Performing Community of Arts, with great success in bringing together and it has been our privilege to share their views on piano playing. Again, our missions are to find new talents in the field of piano music, to provide international exchange of performing arts and the artistic connections, to promote classical piano music as an important part of cultural education of the younger generation and to support young talented pianists at the outset of their career.
OBSERVATION – Free admission to all sessions of masterclasses and workshops
PRACTICE – Non-local students will have priority to book practice room daily with our special rate, first-come, first-served.
WARM UP – All finalists will have a short warm up session with an upright piano before performing in the Competition.
PERFORMANCE – Prize winners of Concert Open Class and Composer of the Year : Chopin will receive the allowance paid and invitation of performance tour from our organizing committee.
COMMUNICATION – An Awards Banquet at hotel in town will invite for all of juries, contestants, parents and guests.
SIGHT SEEING – While in Hong Kong, participants and guests will be able to visit The Peak, Hong Kong Disneyland, Ocean Park, Ngong Ping, Lantau Island – Big Buddha, Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade and so on. Diversified designation of city tours of Hong Kong can be scheduled upon requests.
Schedule and Important date
15 March - Open for Enrollment
April - Regional Preliminary for Cambodia, Malaysia and Brunei
May - Regional Preliminary for Malaysia and Brunei, China Zhejiang (Hangzhou)
June - Regional Preliminary for Singapore, Vietnam, Indonesia and China Shanghai, Zhengzhou and Guangdong
30 June - Enrollment Deadline for Hong Kong, China
Early July - Regional Preliminary for China Li Shui and Hong Kong, China
Mid July - Finalist Announcement
27-31 July - Final in Hong Kong, China