YPN 2015 WINNERS

Category C (under 21)
1st Prize: Young  Pianist of
the North title
Julian Trevelyan (17), UK (Christopher Elton)
2nd Prize Kevin Mantu (18), Germany (Bernd Goetzke)
3rd Prize Mikhail Krasnenker (13), Russia (Tatiana Zelikman)
Kawai Encouragement Prize Lauren Zhang (13), USA (Robert Markham)
Category B (under 17)
1st Prize, Tchaikovsky Award NShuan Hern Lee (13), Australia (Yoon Sen Lee)
2nd Prize Aidan Chan (16), Rep. of Ireland (Catherina Lemoni-O’Doherty)
3rd Prize Katrin Terzich (15), Bulgaria (Efgeny Zhelyazkov)
Katia Vendrame (16), Italy (Maria G.Bellocchio)
Category A (under 12)
1st Prize Not awarded
2nd Prize Not awarded
3rd Prize, Tchaikovsky Award Gabriel Gomez (11), France (Sodi Braide)

YPN 2014 WINNERS

Main category (under 19)
1st Prize: Young  Pianist of
the North title
Not awarded
2nd Prize Osvaldo Fatone (18), Italy (Cinzia Falco)
Tommy Lee (14), UK (Christopher Elton)
3rd Prize Adam Heron (15), UK (Hilary Coates)
Category B (under 17)
1st Prize Not awarded
2nd Prize Marie Jaeschke (16), Germany (Galina Iwanzowa)
Mackenzie Kavanagh (15), UK (Jianin Kong)
3rd Prize Ali Mammadov (16), Azerbaijan (Adelya Rahimova)
Samir Nabiyev (13), Azerbaijan (Rasima Nafarova)
Kawai Encouragement prize Elena Chiavegato (19), Italy/Japan (Jean-Marc Luisada)
Category A (under 12)
1st Prize Leon Zimmermann (11), Germany (Rudolf Meister)
Eliza Ruffle (8), UK (Ivan Mishumin, Stephanie Huang, Piotr Tomasz)
2nd Prize Rune Lund (11), Denmark (Martin L. Jepsen)
3rd Prize Chloe Jiang (8), UK (Marika Slater)
Alexandra Chernishova (11), Russia (Natalia Mokshina)
Regional award:
North East Pianist of the Year 2015
Chloe Jiang (7), Washington (Marika Slater)

YPN 2013 WINNERS

Main category (11-18)
1st Prize: Young  Pianist of
the North title
Elizaveta Klyuchereva (14), Russia (Natalia Bogdanova)
2nd Prize Ugne Vazgileviciute (17), Lithuania (ass. prof. Albina Šikšniute)
3rd Prize Narmin Najafli (17), Azerbaijan (Adelya Rahimova)
Category B (12-16)
1st Prize Ellen Lee (15), Taiwan (prof. Bernd Goetzke)
2nd Prize Robert Bily (16), Czech Republic (Dirk Fischbeck, Gerald Fauth)
3rd Prize Maria Matveeva (14), Russia (Tatiana Shklovskaya)
Category A (11 and under)
1st Prize Lauren Zhang (11), USA (Dr. Robert Markham)
2nd Prize Liana Storey (11), UK (Marika Slater)
3rd Prize Moritz Wagner (11), UK (Thalia Myers)
Special Mention  
Regional (North East) awards  
North East Pianist of the Year Chloe Jiang (7), Washington (Marika Slater)
Kawai prize Leia Zhu (7), Gateshead (Marika Slater)

YPN 2012 WINNERS

Main category (11-18)
1st Prize: Young  Pianist of
the North title
Not awarded
2nd Prize
Victoria Sarasvathi, 15, Indonesia (Prof. Roland Krüger)
3rd Prize
Thomas Kelly, 14, UK (Dr. Kelly)
Bocheng Wang, 15, China (Prof. Christopher Elton)
Category B (12-16)
1st Prize
Narmin Najafli,16, Azerbaijan (Adelya Rahimova)
2nd Prize
Katie Morgan, 12, UK (Marcel Baudet)
3rd Prize
Kiku Kämäläinen, 15, Finland (Katarina Nummi-Kuisma)
Gwenno Morgan,13, UK (Iwan Llewelyn-Jones)
Ondřej Zavadil, 15, Czech Republic (Doc. Libuše Tichá)
Category A (11 and under)
1st Prize
Adam Jonströmer , 9, Sweden (Natalya Pasichnyk)
Harvey Lin, 9, UK (Edita Stankeviciute)
Liana Storey, 10, UK (Marika Slater)
2nd Prize
Not awarded
3rd Prize
Zacharias Brandman, 10, UK (Elena Berezovsky)
Tom Yang, 7, UK (Marika Slater)
Special Mention
Trinity Lee , 9, USA (Marta Pietrzyk)
Regional (North East) awards
North East Pianist of the Year
not awarded
Kawai prize
not awarded

YPN 2011 WINNERS

Main category (11-18)
1st Prize:  Young Pianist of the North title
Leonardo Colafelice, 16, Italy (Prof. Pasquale Iannone)
Jung Eun Kim,16, South Korea (Prof. Bernd Goetzke)
2nd Prize
Hao Zi Yoh, 16, Malaysia (Prof. Elza Kolodin)
3rd Prize
not awarded
Diploma
Gustav Piekut, 16, Denmark (Martin Lysholm Jepsen)
Category B (12-16)
1st Prize
Zi Lu, 13, China (Zhang Xinning)
2nd Prize
Paula Ernesaks, 14, Estonia (Rebekka Angervo and Teppo Koivisto)
3rd Prize
Horia Ghita, 16, Romania (Prof. Venera Babes)
Category A (8-11)
1st Prize
Wei Cherry Ge, 10, Singapore (Prof. Pascal Nemirovski)
2nd Prize
Kira Frolu, 11, Romania (Prof. Elena Petrenko)
Yun Yee Amanda Lee, 10, Singapore (Prof. Pascal Nemirovski)
3rd Prize
Florian Albrecht , 8, Germany (Christiane Behn)
Milena Cuk, 9, Poland (Rosemary Molloy) 
Andrejs Feldmanis, 9, Latvia (Ilze Treija) 
Vid Homsak, 11, Slovenia (Prof. Sasha Gerzelj Donaldson)
Special Mention
Liana Storey, 9, Scotland
Joshua Xu, 10, England
PIANISTS FROM THE NORTH EAST
North East Pianist of the
Year
Joshua Xu, 10 (Marika Slater)
Kawai prize
not awarded

YPN 2010 WINNERS

Main Category (11-18)
1st Prize, the title of the
Young Pianist of the North 2010
Raul Da Costa,17, Portugal (Álvaro T. Lopes)
2nd Prize
Giorgio Trione Bartoli, 14, Italy (Prof. Pasquale Iannone)
3rd Prize
Elisabeth Brauss, 15, Germany (Prof. Bernd Goetzke)
Diplomas
Sebastiam Berakdar, 17, Germany
Elena Kan, 15, Uzbekistan
Vladislavs Klevickis, 14, Latvia
Category B (12-16)
1st Prize
not awarded
2nd Prize
Antonio Gavrila,14, Romania (Prof. Elena Petrenko)
3rd Prize
not awarded
Chopin-Schumann Prize
not awarded
Diplomas
William Fowler, 12, UK
Minira Najafzada, 13, Azerbaijan
Ance Skopane, 13, Latvia
Category A (5-11)
1st Prize
Kira Frolu, 10, Romania (Prof. Elena Petrenko)
Gleb Pridbailo, 10, Latvia (Dina Atte)
2nd Prize
Charlotte Beniest, 10, Belgium (Gill Masson)
3rd Prize
not awarded
Chopin-Schumann Prize
Gleb Pridbailo, 10, Latvia
Diplomas
Arta Dimante, 9, Latvia
Eyglo Arnardottir, 9, Latvia
Regional awards
North East Pianist of the Year 2010
Joshua Xu, 9 (Marika Slater)
Kawai prizes
Tiger Wu, 6, Amanda Chakkoria, 8,
Anne Wu, 9, Aleksandar Jovanovic, 10

 

 

 

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