All performances of the Minnesota International Piano-e-Competition are free and open to the public, including all but one Disklavier/Video Recordings in five different locations around the world in January 2009, and the Virtual Auditions in New York City, February 12-15, 2009. Below is the information about each of the opportunities to hear these wonderful young pianists. Please note that this information is tentative and subject to change.
If you are a participant of the Disklavier/Video Recordings, you can use these dates and locations for general planning purposes; however, be advised that you will have to follow your own schedule sent to you by the comeptition office.
The order of the performances will be determined by drawing lots at each recording location.
Yamaha Artist Services Inc.
New York City, NY, USA - January 5-8, 2009
689 5th Avenue, 3rd floor
New York, NY 10022
January 5, 2009, Recordings begin at 1:00PM
Henry Wong Doe
January 6, 2009, Recordings begin at 11:00AM
Dae Hyung Ahn
January 7, 2009, Recordings begin at 11:00AM
Grace Eun Hae Kim
Kyung Wha Chu
January 8, 2009, Recordings begin at 11:00AM
Yamaha Corporation of America
Los Angeles, CA, USA - January 13 and 14, 2009
6600 Orangethorpe Avenue
Buena Park, CA 90620
Due to the security issues, the Disklavier/Video Recordings in Los Angeles will not be open to the general publlic. We apologize for any inconvenience.
January 13, 2009
January 14, 2009
Shih Wei Huang
Central Conservatory of Music
Beijing, CHINA - January 14, 2009
Rehearsal Hall (First floor of the rehearsal building)
No. 42 Baojia Street
1:00-1:40 Yunjie Chen
1:40-2:20 Chi Xu
2:20-3:00 Hao Zhu
3:30-4:10 Ying Cai
4:10-4:50 Shen Lu
Yamaha Artist Services Europe
Paris, FRANCE - January 21-22, 2009
5 rue Scribe
January 21, 2009, Recordings begin at 11:00AM
11:00-11:35 Alessandro Taverna
11:35-12:10 Maria Masycheva
12:10-12:45 Andrej Jussow
12:45-13:20 James Willshire
14:30-15:05 Mikhail Shilayev
15:05-15:40 Anastassya Terenkova
15:40-16:15 Martina Filjak
January 22, 2009, Recordings begin at 11:00AM
11:00-11:35 Helene Tysman
11:35-12:10 Piotr Rozanski
12:10-12:45 Istvan Lajko
12:45-13:20 Irina Georgieva
14:30-15:05 Marouan Benabdallah
15:05-15:40 Alexander Karpeyev
15:40-16:15 Edward Kunz
International Union of Musicians
Moscow, RUSSIA - January 24-25, 2009
Bolshaya Nikitskaya, 14
January 25, 2009, Recordings begin at 13:00.
Details about the times of playbacks will be announced in early February 2009.