RESULTS 2022 INFORMATION

Dear Golden Pianists and Piano Teachers,

GOLDEN PIANO TALENTS COMPETITION appears to be one of the most prestigious and the world’s largest piano competitions in terms of the number of contestants, with more than 360 candidates from 50 countries, from all continents of the world.

The competition drew delightful 360 entries in all age categories from: California, China, Australia, Georgia (US), South Africa, Hong Kong, New York, Malaysia, Canada, Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Taiwan, Florida, Mongolia, Oklahoma, France, Spain, Estonia, Israel, Czech Republic, Italy, Serbia, N. Macedonia, Germany, Ukraine, Lithuania, Poland, Croatia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Kosovo, Romania, Turkey, Bulgaria, Romania, Slovenia, Philippines, Greece, Albania, Montenegro, Azerbaijan, Portugal, United Arab Emirates, Russia, Hungary, Netherlands, India, Vietnam. 

With high respect, we are delighted to congratulate you on your AWARDS at the GOLDEN PIANO TALENTS COMPETITION, and to thank to all of You who applied. We have almost 1000 Award certificates & special prizes waiting for you and your respected teachers.


The JURY Panel has been honored to evaluate you and so many outstanding submissions. 

Many thanks to the judges:

Prof. Dragomir Bratic – Serbia
Prof. Natividad Ballarin – Spain
Prof. Aleksandra Radosavljevic – Bosnia & Herzegovina
Prof. Istvan Szekely – Hungary/Spain
Prof. Uros Todic – UAE
Prof. Marija Maksimova – N. Macedonia


The CERTIFICATES for the young pianists and teachers can be found at the bottom of this page in the field of RESULTS & CERTIFICATES or send on your email.

Please choose your discipline and category. The certificate is right next to your name, by alphabetical order. You can save & download it with a right click.

If you have won a special prize or free participation to other competitions, we will inform you by e-mail later this spring.

The Piano Teachers are the essential part of life of all pianists. With great appreciation for their dedicated educational and inspirational work, first, we published the awards for the piano teachers. If they still haven`t take it, please, download their certificate and surprise them. The Piano teacher certificates are available by alphabetical order in the tables below, in the Group: GOLDEN TEACHER AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN PIANO PEDAGOGY.

Please, find teacher`s certificate by choosing the appropriate award of the student. Teacher`s certificates are divided in 5 groups. Some of the teachers have more than one certificate, depending on the awards they got.

The invitations for the Grand Ceremony concert in May 2022 will be send only IF the concert is organized. Organization of the concert depends of the situation with the pandemic. It will be confirmed by the end of March.

The teacher invitations to be a part of the Jury for the next edition of GOLDEN PIANO TALENTS COMPETITION will be sent on the email few months before the competition.

You can share the certificates on social media to promote our lovely piano profession, your talent, and your work.

If you agree, we can also promote it by sharing your video and your success on our website and social media. All you have to do is to tag us.

Please continue to check our website, Facebook page, and Instagram for our future events opportunities. You are welcome to participate in as many events as you wish every year. 

Website – International Classical Music Competitions
Facebook – Golden PIANO Talents Competition
Instagram – Golden PIANO Talents Competition

We are honored that you chose our competition and look forward to a long collaboration with our talented musicians.

We wish you good luck in your musical journey in the future!

Best regards and congratulations again,

International Association for Cultural Education and Development & GOLDEN PIANO TALENTS COMPETITION


GOLDEN PIANO TALENTS COMPETITION RESULTS & CERTIFICATES (2021)

PIANO CLASSICAL (PROFESSIONAL)

CHAMBER MUSIC

PIANO CONCERT

STUDENT & PROFESSOR

POPULAR MUSIC (Pop, Rock, Jazz Piano, …)

PIANO LOVERS (HOBBYISTS)

SPECIAL AWARDS (ALL Disciplines)

GOLDEN TEACHER AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN PIANO PEDAGOGY

FREE PARTICIPATIONS


GOLDEN PIANO TALENTS COMPETITION LAUREATES  2021

We are pleased to announce our brilliant Laureates who will be awarded with a Plaque, Medal and 300 EUR cash prize each on the Grand Ceremony Concert in N. Macedonia.  They also have an opportunity for their own recital on GOLDEN PIANO TALENTS FESTIVAL. Their teachers will be awarded with 70 EUR each.

LAUREATES:
1. Jan Schulmeister from Czech Republic
2. Haowen  Gao from China

Congratulations to their dedicated piano teachers: prof. Martina Schulmeisterová and prof. Markus Schirmer

JAN SCHULMEISTER – CZECH REPUBLIC
HAOWEN GAO
CHINA

– GOLDEN PIANO TALENTS MUSIC FESTIVAL 2022 INFORMATION
– GOLDEN GRAND CONCERT 2022
INFORMATION

– APPLICATIONS FOR GOLDEN GRAND CONCERT 2022
– APPLICATIONS FOR RECITALS ON GOLDEN PIANO TALENTS FESTIVAL 2022

*** RESULTS *** GOLDEN PIANO TALENTS COMPETITION RESULTS (2021) ***

ORGANIZED BY INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR CULTURAL DEVELOPMENT AND EDUCATION, BASED IN EUROPE

GOLDEN PIANO TALENTS COMPETITION  promotes a high quality of music performances from all over the world. It supports and motivates pianists of different expertise, ages and nationalities and encouraged them to build a worldwide recognized professional career.

The aim of the organization is to hold a highest international professional level, to inspire pianists and audiences a-like stimulating interest in the piano and music in general, to provide a platform to showcase outstanding pianists from around the world and assist in developing their careers. 

The piano competition is entirely online.

All pianists are welcome to apply. Participants are required to submit free video recording material. Deadline for applications is 10 January, 2022. This is very motivational competition for all young piano talents.

Awards are not limited. It means that multiple pianists can share First, Second, Third places and honorable mentions. Also, there is a cash prize, many special awards and masterclasses with great pianists.

All teachers will receive diplomas for extraordinary pedagogy achievement and the best will be invited to be in the jury on next edition.

JURY MEMBERS are esteemed international pianists and pedagogues. Their decisions are final and can’t be appealed.

Every spring, the winners of all categories will be invited to perform on a GRAND CEREMONY CONCERT in one of the European cities. The Team of International Association for cultural development and education has decided to organize the first Grand Ceremony Concert in North Macedonia in May 2022. It will be a part of a piano festival –  Golden Piano Festival – Macedonia.

GOLDEN PIANO FESTIVAL is an International festival that offers a multitude of musical experiences for young pianists. It includes concerts of young pianists, master classes with eminent pianists and GRAND CEREMONY CONCERT of winners of GOLDEN PIANO TALENTS COMPETITION. Grand Gala concert will have a competitive character and the jury will choose the Laureate of all winners. The Laureate and his/her teacher will be awarded with a medal and cash prize. All other pianists who qualify and come in presence on a Grand Ceremony Concert will be awarded with medals and diplomas for outstanding performance.

NOTE: GRAND CEREMONY CONCERT will be organized ONLY if the situation with Covid-19 gets stable. The date will be announced in March 2022. Performance fee for the Grand Concert is free. Costs for travelling and accommodation will be covered by the participants.

Besides the awards and cash prize, selected candidates will have a piano masterclasses with recognized eminent pianists.

We wish you good luck!


DISCIPLINES:

• PIANO – CLASSICAL MUSIC
• CHAMBER MUSIC (Piano included)
• POPULAR MUSIC (POP, ROCK, JAZZ, TRADITIONAL…)
• STUDENT – PROFESSOR (Student soloist and teacher on piano secondo or concert backtrack)
• PIANO LOVERS (Late beginners)
• CONCERT (Playing with an Orchestra)

AWARDS FOR PIANISTS AND TEACHERS:

AWARDS ARE NOT LIMITED (Many awards in each category)

AWARDS FOR PIANISTS:

GOLDEN PIANO TALENT DIPLOMAS FOR:

– LAUREATE (100 POINTS),
– 1ST Awards,
– 2ND Awards,
– 3RD Awards
– HONORABLE MENTIONS.

GRAND CONCERT PERFORMANCE INVITATION FOR SELECTED WINNERS.  The Concert will be organized if the situation with COVD 19 gets stable.

CASH PRIZE FOR THE LAUREATE IN THE GRAND CONCERT AND HIS/HER TEACHER.

GRAND PRIZE MEDALS AND DIPLOMAS FOR OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE for ALL PIANISTS WHO QUALIFY FOR THE GRAND CONCERT.

SPECIAL PRIZES:

MASTERCLASS ONLINE WITH EMINENT PIANIST FOR 3 SELECTED LAUREATES

MOST PROMISING YOUNG PIANIST (several in each category)

BACH SPECIAL PRIZE  – for best performance of Bach

MOZART SPECIAL PRIZE – for best performance of Mozart

BEETHOVEN SPECIAL PRIZE – for best performance of Beethoven

FREDERIC CHOPIN SPECIAL PRIZE –for best performance of Chopin

P. I. TCHAIKOVSKY SPECIAL PRIZE for best performance of Tchaikovsky

SERGEY RACHMANINOFF SPECIAL PRIZE for best performance of Rachmaninoff

FREE ENTRANCE for FRANZ LISZT PIANO COMPETITION – SPAIN for 2 candidates.

FREE ENTRANCE for MOZART INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION (Online edition) for 2 candidates.

FREE ENTRANCE for FOUR NOTES PIANO COMPETITION – UNITED ARAB EMIRATES  (Online edition) for 2 candidates.

AWARDS FOR TEACHERS:

GOLDEN PIANO TEACHER DIPLOMAS for all piano teachers for extraordinary pedagogical achievement of LAUREATE (100 POINTS), 1ST, 2ND 3RD PRIZES & HONORABLE MENTIONS

  • INVITATION to be a part of  THE JURY on next competition edition (TEACHERS WHO HAVE THE MOST AWARDED STUDENTS.)
  • INVITATION TO ACCOMPANY THE STUDENTS  ON THE  GRAND CONCERT
  • CASH PRIZE FOR THE TEACHER OF THE LAUREATE IN THE GRAND CONCERT

The results of the competition will be published by February 10th, 2022.

DIPLOMAS and INVITATIONS will be sent by email, approximately one month following the results of the competition.

AGE CATEGORIES:

Baby category = born 2014 and younger – free program max 5 min.

Pre category – born 2013  free program (1 or more compositions) max. 7  minutes

First category – born 2011 & 2012 –  free program (1 or more compositions) max. 8  minutes

Second category – born 2009 & 2010  – free program (1 or more compositions) max. 10 minutes

Third category – born 2007 & 2008 –  free program (1 or more compositions) max. 12  minutes

Fourth category – born 2005 & 2006 – free program (1 or more compositions) max. 14 minutes

Fifth category – born 2003 & 2004 – free program (1 or more compositions) max. 15  minutes

Sixth category – born  2002 and  2001 – free program max. 18  minutes.

Seventh category – 2000 and older – free program, max 20 minutes.

CHAMBER MUSIC

Chamber music category is for 4- hands piano, 6-hands piano, duo, trio, etc. with piano.
Category is determined by the age of the oldest pianist.
Program for Chamber music is free.
Competitors can play with scores.

STUDENTPROFESSOR

Student soloist and teacher on piano secondo or concert backtrack.
Category is determined by student’s age
Program for Student – Professor is free.
Competitors can play with scores.

VIDEOS:

  • The program is performed by memory (except chamber music)
  • Recorded video should be attached on YouTube in the option UNLISTED or PUBLIC.
  • Title on YouTube link: “GOLDEN PIANO TALENTS COMPETITION, name of competitor and country”
  • Description: Category and program.
  • Only videos recorded 2020 and 2021 are accepted.
  • Whole program should be on one video, but also separate links are accepted. The recording can be cut between movements and pieces, but not during the pieces.
  • Golden Piano Talents Competition can publish all competitor Video material with option PUBLIC on its web site and social media.

APPLICATIONS AND FEES:

FEES:

Baby category – 25 €
Pre category – 25 €
First category – 30 €
Second category – 30 €
Third category – 35 €
Fourth category – 40 €
Fifth category – 45 €
Sixth category – 50 €
Seventh category – 60 €
CHAMBER MUSIC – 25 € per PERFORMER

Bank Account details:

Name: ART FEST SHTIP
Adress: EVREJSKA 2 SHTIP
Country: North Macedonia

SWIFT: KOBSMK2XSTB
Iban code: MK07300701003858821
IMPORTANT: OUR – charge option (This means you pay all transfer charges).

APPLICATION FORM

JURY MEMBERS:

Istvan I. Szekely (Hungary/Spain)

Marija Maksimova (Macedonia)

Nati Ballarin (Spain)

Dragomir Bratic (Serbia)

Aleksandra Radosavljevic (Bosnia & Herzegovina)

Uros Todic (United Arab Emirates)

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