• 9 March 2008.

Offering of the prizes (support):

VI. National Competition for the Further Training Courses of the Music Schools (Szentendre)

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  • 30 March 2008.

Offering of the prizes (support):

III. BÉLA BARTÓK INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION (Szeged)

The winner of the György Ferenczy Art Award (for the best performing of Chopin Etude):

                                       FEJES KRISZTINA

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  • 16 - 20 June 2008.

II. "Chopin + ......" INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION

Chief organizer: György Ferenczy Foundation

Co-organizer: Aladár Rácz Music School, 1165 Budapest, Táncsics u. 7.

Mentors of the competition:

Joanna Stempinska (PL) - Ambassador - Embassy of the Polish Republic

Dr. Hiller István (HU) - Minister - Ministry of Education and Culture

Bogdan Zdrojewski (PL) - Minister - Ministry of Culture and National Heritage

The jury:

prof. Jan Janski (PL) - chairman

prof. Ida Cernecka (SK), prof. Erkel Tibor (HU),

prof. Vladimíra Sláviková (CZ), prof. Marta Sosinska (PL / DE)

Papp Károlyné (HU) - secretary

The competitors:

I. age-group: Balogh Ádám (HU), Banjac Marina (SRB), Bencsik Panna (HU), Bíró Viola (SRB), Fehér Norbert (HU), Juhász Eszter (HU), Kiss Kornélia (HU), Kozma Eszter Anna (HU), Krummenacher Leana (CH), Luca Daniela Monica (RO), Mojzesová Anna Sofie (CZ), Nagy Anna (HU), Naszagyuk Júlia (UKR), Richter Anna Zsófia (HU), Szokolay Ádám Zsolt (HU), Toropov Ivan (RUS), Varjasi Emese (HU), Vida Mónika Ruth (HU), Zászkaliczky Márta (HU)

II. age-group: Bali Dávid (HU), Brecko Mária (UKR), Burján Viktor (HU), Czakó Erik (HU), Demeter Áron (HU), Erős Ditta Rebeka (HU), Forró Fruzsina (HU), Gyárfás Péter (HU), Gyöngyösi Ivett (HU), Hanics Katalin (HU), Horányi Tamás (HU), Hrebenku Nóra (HU), Karajz Júlia (HU), Korpai Dániel (HU), Levchenko Andriy (UKR), Medgyesi Zsolt (HU), Németh Zoltán (HU), Obbágy Anna (HU), Pummer Dorina (HU), Tomaszewska Karolina Aleksandra (PL), Vörösváry Márton (HU), Zicha Marek (CZ).

RESULTS OF THE COMPETITION:

I. age-group:

I. prize - SZOKOLAY ÁDÁM ZSOLT (HU),

II. prize - MOJZESOVÁ ANNA SOFIE (CZ), VIDA MÓNIKA RUTH (HU),

III. prize - JUHÁSZ ESZTER (HU), KISS KORNÉLIA (HU), LUCA DANIELA MONICA (RO),

Honourable mention - NAGY ANNA (HU), TOROPOV IVAN (RUS), RICHTER ANNA ZSÓFIA (HU),

Special prize for the best performance of piece by Schubert - SZOKOLAY ÁDÁM ZSOLT (HU)

Special prize for the best performance of piece by optional composer - MOJZESOVÁ ANNA SOFIE (CZ), VIDA MÓNIKA RUTH (HU),

Prof. Janski's special prize - SZOKOLAY ÁDÁM ZSOLT (HU)

II. age-group:

The main prize - GYÖNGYÖSI IVETT (HU)

I. prize - GYÖNGYÖSI IVETT (HU)

II. prize - OBBÁGY ANNA (HU)

III. prize - KORPAI DÁNIEL (HU), ZICHA MAREK (CZ), VÖRÖSVÁRY MÁRTON (HU), HANICS KATALIN (HU)

Dicséret - KARAJZ JÚLIA (HU), BALI DÁVID (HU), FORRÓ FRUZSINA (HU), HORÁNYI TAMÁS (HU)

Special prize for the best performance of piece by Schubert - HANICS KATALIN (HU)

Special prize for the best performance of piece by optional composer - OBBÁGY ANNA (HU), VÖRÖSVÁRY MÁRTON (HU),

Prof. Janski's special prize - ZICHA MAREK (CZ)

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  • 21 - 27 June 2008.

III. INTERNATIONAL CHOPIN PIANO COMPETITION IN BUDAPEST

Chief organizer: György Ferenczy Foundation

Co-organizer: Aladár Rácz Music School, 1165 Budapest, Táncsics u. 7.

Mentors of the competition:

Joanna Stempinska (PL) - Ambassador - Embassy of the Polish Republic

Dr. Hiller István (HU) - Minister - Ministry of Education and Culture

Bogdan Zdrojewski (PL) - Minister - Ministry of Culture and National Heritage

The jury:

prof. Jan Janski (PL) - chairman

prof. Ida Cernecka (SK), prof. Gyimesi László (HU / CH),

prof. Vladimíra Sláviková (CZ), prof. Marta Sosinska (PL / DE)

Papp Károlyné (HU) - secretary

The competitors:

I. age-group: Beeri Barnabás (HU), Bekker Dávid (HU), Boronov Maxim (LIT), Czekala Natalia (PL), Fábi Anna (HU), Faustova Anna (RUS), Horváth Attila (SK), Hotzi Panni (HU), Kiss Petra (HU), Krizsán Kinga (HU), Markaryan Artem (RUS), Menyhei Ádám (HU), Messinger Paul (AT), Messinger Thomas (AT), Mikolajczak Kinga (PL), Myslek Aleksandra (PL), Obbágy Márta (HU), Pótfi Melinda (HU), Prommachart Poom (THA), Siska Ádám (HU), Sveda Brigitta (HU), Takács Viktória (HU), Taraszova Brigitta (HU), Tseybey Beáta (UKR), Tuszynski Jakub (PL), Veress Gáspár (RO)

II. age-group: Csányi Márton (HU), Cseke István (HU), Farkas Valéria (HU), Fehér Dóra (HU), Guba Beáta (HU), Horváth Andrea (HU), Hega Elena (LIT), Khaliavka Kseniia (UKR), Lukács Nikolett (HU), Matsuoka Rika (JPN), Renz Margarete (DE), Rigó Dániel (HU), Szabó Éva (HU), Tóth Róbert Károly (HU).

RESULTS OF THE COMPETITION:

I. prize - MYSLEK ALEKSANDRA (PL)

             a concert at Debrecen - offered by Debrecen University Faculty of Music Arts

             a concert at Szeged - offered by Szeged University Faculty of Music Arts

II. prize - PROMMACHART POOM (THA), FAUSTOVA ANNA (RUS),

III. prize - MIKOLAJCZAK KINGA (PL), CZEKALA NATALIA (PL), HOTZI PANNI (HU), SVEDA BRIGITTA (HU),

Honourable mention - KISS PETRA (HU), OBBÁGY MÁRTA (HU)

Special prize for the best performance of the piece by Bach - OBBÁGY MÁRTA (HU)

Special prize for the best performance of piece by Hungarian composer - PROMMACHART POOM (THA), SVEDA BRIGITTA (HU),

prof. Janski's special prize - MYSLEK ALEKSANDRA (PL), MIKOLAJCZAK KINGA (PL)

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  • 13 September 2008.

Offering of the prizes (support):

XV. LEOS JANACEK INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION - Brno (CZ)

The winner of the György Ferenczy Art Award (for the best performing of Chopin Etude):

                                                EVGENY CHEREPANOV (DE)

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  • 21 September 2008.

Offering of the prizes (support):

FIRST EUROPEAN PIANO COMPETITION - Poznan (PL)

The winner of the György Ferenczy Art Award (for the best performing of Chopin Etude):

                                           RINALDO ZHOK (I)

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  • 7 December 2008.

Offering of the prizes (support):

II. Béla Bartók National Piano Competition for Music Schools (Budapest).