2022 Winners

The Stecher and Horowitz Foundation announces the awardees of the 10th New York International Piano Competition. Held at The Manhattan School of Music from June 20-24, 2022, the NYIPC presented pianists, ages 16-22, from around the globe.

A first in the world of competitions, and a unique feature of the NYIPC, no participant is eliminated during the competition’s four rounds. The Foundation also presents a cash award to each of the contestants not receiving a major prize.

Congratulations to the extraordinary young pianists who participated!

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JOYCE B. COWIN FIRST PRIZE

Illia Ovcharenko, Age 21
Country of Birth, Ukraine
Residence: Tel Aviv, Israel


SECOND PRIZE

Jiahao Han, Age 21
Country of Birth: China
Residence: New York, NY


THIRD PRIZE

Charles Berofsky, Age 22
Country of Birth: United States
Residence: Ann Arbor, MI


FOURTH PRIZE

Seth Schultheis, Age 22
Country of Birth: United States
Residence: New York, NY


BEST PERFORMANCE OF REQUIRED CONTEMPORARY WORK
Sonata No. 6 by Avner Dorman    

 

Seth Schultheis, Age 22
Country of Birth: United States
Residence: New York, NY


MELVIN STECHER AND NORMAN HOROWITZ FIRST PRIZE
ONE-PIANO, FOUR HANDS ENSEMBLE
Charles Berofsky, Age 22
Country of Birth: United States
Residence: Ann Arbor, MI
Yuhang Wang, Age 22
Country of Birth: China
Residence: Cleveland Heights, OH

MELVIN STECHER AND NORMAN HOROWITZ SECOND PRIZE
ONE-PIANO, FOUR HANDS ENSEMBLE
Jiahao Han, Age 21
Country of Birth: China
Residence: New York, NY
Ho Ting (Kelvin) Tang, Age 19
Country of Birth: Hong Kong
Residence: Oberlin, OH

  
FINALIST AWARD
A Finalist award of $1,000 is presented to each of the remaining contestants.

Vladimir Acimovic, (Serbia)
Carey Byron, (New Zealand)
Andrew Jun Chen, (United States)
Tony Yan Tong Chen, (New Zealand)
Yihang Chen, (Taiwan)
Miu Ishikawa, (Japan)
Sophia Kim, (United States)
Ariya Laothitipong, (Thailand)
Qinghong Lian, (China)
Guoannie Qin, (China)
Kasey Shao, (United States)
Chia-Ying (Julia) Shen, (Taiwan)
Emma Taggart, (United States)
Min Shan (Susan) Tsai, (Taiwan)
Eashan Vagish, (United States)
Xiaoru Wen, (China)

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