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Genuin Audio Engineer on the Jury of the International German Piano Award

16.4.2015: After GENUIN already sat on the jury of the German Music Competition, the GENUIN audio engineer Holger Busse is now a member of the jury of the International German Piano Award. From Thursday to Saturday, outstanding national and international young artistic personalities will be selected in Frankfurt am Main.

The Korean pianist Yekwon Sunwoo has been named as Laureate 2015, the Audience Award was given to the Latvian Andrejs Osokins.

The International German Piano Award is presented annually at the International Musikmesse in Frankfurt and is endowed with 20,000 Euros. In an independent procedure, a jury of experts elects the nominees and a second jury ultimately selects the prizewinners.

Among those who have been laureates in recent years include Amir Tebenikhin (2011), who has already recorded a CD with GENUIN, Lukas Geniusas (2012), Dmitri Levkovich (2013) and Misha Namirovsky (2014).

Apart from the awards, the organization arranges contacts and performances in prestigious concert halls throughout Germany and abroad and supports the production of recordings, the creation of a website and the production of an artist portfolio.

You can find in impression of the International German Piano Prize here:

International German Piano Prize

16 18 April 2015, Alte Oper, Frankfurt am Main

Semifinals Recital of the 10 Exceptional Talents
Friday, 17 April Hessian State Chancellery, Wiesbaden 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Final Recital of the 4 Nominees
Saturday, 18 April Hessian State Chancellery, Wiesbaden 9 a.m. 1 p.m.

Grand Finale Concerts of the 4 Nominees and Awards Ceremony
Saturday, 18 April Alte Oper Frankfurt 7 p.m.

The jury and the participants

Paul Badura-Skoda and Holger Busse

To the website of the International Piano Forum