• 25 March 2012.

V. INTERNATIONAL BÉLA BARTÓK PIANO COMPETITION (Szeged)

The winner of the György Ferenczy Art Award: CHO YOUNGHOON (KOR)

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  • 30 March 2012.

Prize offering (support) :

XV. Somogy county "Margit Varró" piano meeting

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  • 13 May 2012.

Prize offering (support):

XX. JUBILEE INTERNATIONAL FRYDERYK CHOPIN PIANO COMPETITION FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH (Szafarnia - PL)

                                

The winner of the György Ferenczy Art Award: LEONARDO COLAFELICE (IT)

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KÁRMEN BOATENG (Barcs, Vikár Béla Music School, teacher: Krisztina Tóth)
gave a concert within the closing ceremony of the XX. International Fryderyk Chopin
Piano Competition for Children and Youth - Szafarnia (PL)

      

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  • 16 - 25 June 2012.

CHOPIN FESTIVAL IN BUDAPEST

IV. "Chopin + ......" International Piano Competition
V. International Chopin Piano Competition in Budapest

96 candidates in all.
The candidates represented 25 countries:
AUS, BR, CN, CZ, DE, HR, HU, IR, IRL, IT, JP, KR, LV, MGL, PL, RO, RUS, SA, SRB, TH, TW, UK, UKR, USA, VN.

concerts:
17 June 2012  -  Nikolay Khozyainov (RUS)
21 June 2012  -  Krystian Tkaczewski (PL / USA)
24 June 2012  -  Alex Szilasi (HU)
25 June 2012  -  winners' gala concert

prof. Piotr Paleczny's (HU) Chopin master courses:
21 June 2012
24 June 2012

international meeting of the IFCS Board and the Chopin Societies
16 - 18 June 2012     (exclusive event)

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The Festival placard:  PLAKÁT - Chopin Fesztivál.pdf

THE FESTIVAL ILLUSTRATED REPORTFESZTIVÁL BESZÁMOLÓ.pdf 

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IV. "Chopin + ......" International Piano Competition

54 applicants entered the competition

I. age group:

Bakos Júlia (HU), Batchuluun Khuslen (MGL), Bede Domonkos (HU), Boros Dániel (HU), Chiriac Ioana-Daniela (RO), Csőke Noémi (SRB), Dorj Orgil (MGL), Enkhbat Oyut (MGL), Enkhtur Enkhtulga (MGL), Enkhtuvshin Tsovoo (MGL), Fedorova Arina (RUS), Garrett Umi (USA), Ghasemi Negar (IR), Kocsis Veronika (HU), Kokot Bartlomiej (PL), Lai Jinghao Vivian (CN / HU), Li Canqi (HU), Louey Caitlin (AUS / SA), Oleszak Michal (PL), Pellet Sébastien László (HU), Sacharzewska Kamila (PL), Seregi Ernő Róbert (HU), Shen Si Ni (TW / DE), Sivadó András (HU), Sovpel Sofia (RUS), Stefanescu Mihai Daniel (RO), Szabó Anna Katalin (HU), Sleziak Tymoteusz (PL), Takács Kamilla (HU), Tran Dieu Linh (VN / RUS)

II. age group:

Boateng Kármen (HU), Brindzik Borbála (HU), Byamba-Ochir Namuun (MGL), Dafna Lee Katarina (SRB), Damba-Ochir Munkh-Ochir (MGL), Deak Margaréta (HU), Enkh-Amgalan Anu (MGL), Enkhsukh Khulan (MGL), Enkhtut Enkhzaya (MGL), Heinrich Attila Henrik (HU), Király Ádám Miklós (HU), Korb Vanessza (HU), Lei Bo Wen (CN), Michalski Marian Gabriel (PL), Miksa Zofia (PL), Pawlak Piotr (PL), Schwamová Natalie (CZ), Stier Alexa-Dorottya (HU / RO), Szczep Anna (PL), Tran Dieu An (VN / RUS), Trávnicková Ema (CZ), Zajkiewicz Weronika (PL), Zaretskyy Pavlo (UKR), Zdziebkowska Maria (PL)

The jury:

chairman: mgr Izabella Darska Havasi (PL / HU)
Isabelle Oehnichen (FR), Dr. Frantisek Pergler (CZ), Dr. Réti Balázs (HU), Krystian Tkaczewski (PL / USA)

The results:

I. age group:     I. prize:    Garrett Umi (USA)
                                  II. prize:    Shen Si Ni (TW / DE)
                                  III. prize:   Tran Dieu Linh (VN / RUS)

                                  special prizes:
                                 
Csőke Noémi (SRB) - for excellent performance of Bartók: Sonatina
                                  Fedorova Arina (RUS) - for excellent performance of Glinka: Polka
                                  Oleszak Michal (PL) - for excellent performance of Bacewicz: Rondino

                                 prize for the most successful Hungarian competitor (offered by the Piano Bébi Foundation):  
                                 Pellet Sébastien László (HU) and his teacher:  Jámborné Skripeczky Mariann

 
II. age group:     I. prize:   Lei Bo Wen (CN)
                                     II. prize:    ex aequo Pawlak Piotr (PL) and Tran Dieu An (VN / RUS)
                                     III. prize:    Michalski Marian Gabriel (PL)

                                     special prizes:
                                 
   Enkhtur Enkhzaya (MGL) - for excellent performance of Khangal: Variation
                                     Boateng Kármen (HU) - for excellent performance of Bartók: Három Csík megyei népdal
                                     Lei Bo Wen (CN) - for excellent performance of Gao Ping and Ravel pieces
                                     Pawlak Piotr (PL) - for excellent performance of Mykietyn and Lutoslawski pieces

                                     prize for the most successful Hungarian competitor (offered by the Gy. Ferenczy Foundation)                                                        Stier Alexa Dorottya (HU / RO) and her teacher: Manfrédi Annamária

Teacher award - for the successful preparation of the most pupil:
                                   
Narantsatsralt Damba (MGL)

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V. International Chopin Piano Competition in Budapest

42 applicant entered the competition

Amano Seri (JP / HU), Averin Petr (RUS), Beeri Barnabás (HU), Bóna Ilona (HU), Brecko Mária (HU), Cabral Alexandre (BR), Csurgai-Horváth Lilla (HU), Dabek Aleksandra Hortensja (PL), Drozdova Elena (RUS), Fehér Sándor (HU), Gladysiak Agata (PL / UK), Holub Rafal (PL), Ignace Santa (LV / IRL), Jantararat Channarong (TH / UK), Jeong Eunice Hayoung (KR / DE), Kálvin Balázs (HU), Kim Ki-Kyung (KR / DE), Kim Yoonjung (KR / DE), Kiss Petra (HU), Kiyone Marie (JAP / PL), Krizsán Kinga (HU), Mizunuma Toshikazu (JAP), Montague Juliet (IRL), Nadolska Karolina (PL), Nagy Éva Cecília (HU), Németh Zoltán (HU), Padovani Enrico (IT), Perisa Sandra (HR), Puporka Melánia (HU), Rychlik Grzegorz (PL), Senatyreva Irina (RUS), Storozhenko Marianna (RUS), Szabó Marcell (HU), Szigethi Ilona (HU), Takáts Márton (HU), Tanaka Masaya (JAP), Timkó János Pál (HU), Urbis Richard (USA), Váradi László (HU), Vida Mónika Ruth (HU), Vörösváry Márton (HU), Zbiskó Ágnes (HU)

The jury:

chairman: prof. Marta Sosinska (PL / DE)
prof. Ida Cernecká (SK), prof. Judy Chin Cottet (FR), prof. Nádor György (HU), prof. Vladimírá Sláviková (CZ)

The results:

I. prize:   Jeong Eunice Hayoung (KR / DE)
II. prize:   ex aequo   Takáts Márton (HU) and   Vida Mónika Ruth (HU)
III. prize:   ex aequo   Váradi László (HU) and  Szabó Marcell (HU)

special prizes:
Nadolska Karolina - György Ferenczy Art Award  for excellent performance of Polish dances

Szabó Marcell - for excellent performance of Hungarian composer piece
Váradi László - invitation for a concert to Paris offered by prof. Judy Chin Cottet
Jeong Eunice Hayoung - for excellent performance of Chopin Mazurka
                                                   invitation for a concert to Zelazowa Wola (Chopin birth place - PL) offered by NIFC

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17 June 2012.
concert by NIKOLAY KHOZYAINOV (RUS)
and the international competitions opening ceremony

The concert placard:  PLAKÁT - Nikolay Khozyainov.pdf 

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21 June 2012.
concert by KRYSTIAN TKACZEWSKI (PL / USA)

The concert placard:  PLAKÁT - Krystian Tkaczewski.pdf
  

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24 June 2012.
concert by ALEX SZILASI (HU)

The concert placard:   PLAKÁT - Szilasi Alex.pdf
  

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21 June 2012   and   24 june 2012.
prof. PIOTR PALECZNY (PL) Chopin master courses

The courses placard:   PLAKÁT - Paleczny mesterkurzusok.pdf   

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25 June 2012.
Closing Ceremony and the winners' gala concert

Program of the gala concert:   Gálahangverseny - Gala Concert.pdf 

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16 - 18 june 2012.
International meeting of the IFCS Board and the Chopin Societies

(exclusive event)

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  • 9 September 2012

The winner of the V. International Chopin Piano Competition in Budapest (2012):

EUNICE HAYOUNG JEONG ( KR / DE )

gave a concert in Poland, in Zelazowa Wola, in Chopin's birth house,
on the invitation of the National Fryderyk Chopin Institute in Warsaw.

 

 

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  • 22 September 2012.

The winner of the "Audition 2012", competition organized by the Fondation Cziffra in Senlis (France):

JÁNOS BALÁZS (HU)

His participation was established on recommend and financial support of the György Ferenczy Foundation.

 

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  • 29 September 2012.

TRIBUTE TO THE ANNIVERSARY OF CHOPIN'S DEATH (Paris)

Place Vendome 12 :

 

Cemetery Pere-Lachaise :

  

Concert in Madeleine-Church (Mozart - Requiem) :

   

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  • 17 October 2012.

TRIBUTE TO THE ANNIVERSARY OF CHOPIN'S DEATH (Warsaw)

Wreath laying ceremony at the column hiding Chopin's heart and concert in the Holy Cross Church
(Epitaph by Leonard Marconi) :

 

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  • 13 - 20 October 2012.

I. FRYDERYK CHOPIN PIANO COMPETITION FOR CHILDREN
    AND YOUTH
(Warsaw - PL)

The organizer : NIFC (Fryderyk Chopin National Institute), Warsaw, PL
                                                                     www.nifc.pl

The winner of the György Ferenczy Art Award : PIOTR PAWLAK (PL)

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  • 16 December 2012.

EVERYBODY'S CHRISTMAS ON THE DAY OF ZOLTÁN KODÁLY'S BIRTH

Jointly organized by the MagHáz (Maglód Cultural Centre) and the György Ferenczy Foundation,
with the cooperation of participants and prize winners of Ferenczy György Piano Competitions.