ニュース&トピックス

20/Nov/2017
The 4th TIPC Pre-event: Music in Style Shuku Iwasaki Series vol. 40 (November 27)

09/Nov/2017
About announcement of initial selection result

12/Oct/2017
State of application for the 4th Takamatsu International Piano Competition

21/Sep/2017
To all applicants

21/Sep/2017
To all applicants (About online application)

20/Sep/2017
About online application

14/Sep/2017
When you can not access the online entry form

07/Sep/2017
Q32. About Round 2

07/Sep/2017
Q31. About Round 1

07/Sep/2017
Q30. About online submit (video data)

06/Sep/2017
Q29. About online submit (video data)

05/Sep/2017
Q28.About application (online)

04/Sep/2017
Q27.About application

04/Sep/2017
Q26.About Round1(performance time)

04/Sep/2017
To the 4th TIPC applicants

01/Sep/2017
Q25. About online submit (video data)

01/Sep/2017
Q24. About online submit (video data)

30/Aug/2017
Q23.About name

28/Aug/2017
Q22.About change of performance piece

28/Aug/2017
Q21. About photograph

28/Aug/2017
Q20. About online submit (video data)

18/Aug/2017
Q19. Official document (for identification)

18/Aug/2017
Q18. Preselection

18/Aug/2017
Q17. Round 1

18/Aug/2017
Q16. Preselection

18/Aug/2017
Q15.About competition fee

10/Aug/2017
Our Office Closed Aug. 14-16

03/Aug/2017
The 4th TIPC Pre-event “Piano Ensemble Festival” will be held on September 3.

01/Aug/2017
Q14. About online submit

01/Aug/2017
Q13. Preselection

01/Aug/2017
Q12. Preselection

01/Aug/2017
Q11. Performance time limit

01/Aug/2017
Q10. Round 1 and 2

01/Aug/2017
Q9: Round 2 (B)

01/Aug/2017
Q8: Preselection

01/Aug/2017
Q7: Round 1 (C)

01/Aug/2017
Q6: Preselection

30/May/2017
Message from Ms. Kamiya & Mr. IKEBE♪

10/Apr/2017
Message from Prof. Mikhail VOSKRESENSKY♪

01/Apr/2017
Application for the 4th Takamatsu International Piano Competition is now open.

01/Apr/2017
Message from Jury♪

28/Dec/2016
Q5: Preselection

20/Dec/2016
TIPC Promotion Event - Susumu Aoyagai Piano Recital

29/Nov/2016
TIPC Promotion Event - Shuku Iwasaki Lobby Concert & Talk Show

24/Nov/2016
Music in Style Shuku Iwasaki Series vol. 39 will be held

16/Sep/2016
Q4: Round 2 (B)

06/Jul/2016
The 4th TIPC Q&A page has been uploaded.

06/Jul/2016
Q3: Round 1 (C)

06/Jul/2016
Q2: Round 2 (A)

06/Jul/2016
Q1: Round 1 (C)

05/Jul/2016
Corrections in Application Guideline

17/Jun/2016
Check the press conference for the 4th Takamatsu International Piano Competition on YouTube♪

17/Jun/2016
2016 TIPC Promotion Event 1: School Visit Recital♪

11/Jun/2016
The 3rd TIPC finalist Kiana Reid will be playing in Takamatsu♪

30/May/2016
Press conference for the 4th Takamatsu International Piano Competition (TIPC) was held.

24/Feb/2016
TIPC Promotion Event 3: School Visit Recital♪

14/Oct/2015
Prof. Piotr Paleczny will give master classes in Verona, Italy♪

26/Sep/2015
TIPC Promotion Event 2: School Visit Recital♪

24/Sep/2015
The 7th Machi-Classic in Takamatsu is now taking place♪

14/Sep/2015
Ms. Ji-Yeong Mun (the 3rd Takamatsu International Piano Competition First-Prize Winner) won the first prize at the 60th Busoni International Piano Competition ♪

20/Aug/2015
Jun Ishimura Piano Recital♪

28/Jul/2015
Information about the World Federation of International Music Competitions website♪

03/Jul/2015
TIPC Promotion Event: Shuri Tomita Recital♪

29/Jun/2015
TIPC Promotion Event 1: School Visit Recital♪

03/Jun/2015
Press conference: Acceptance to the World Federation of International Music Competitions was announced.

07/Apr/2015
First Prize Winner of the 1st TIPC, Mr. Pavel Gintov will play in the USA♪

31/Mar/2015
Finalist of the 3rd TIPC, Mr. Andrei Shychko will play in Takamatsu♪

18/Mar/2015
Susumu Aoyagi Piano Concert♪

04/Mar/2015
Ko Iwasaki & Shuku Iwasaki Beethoven Cello All Sonata Concert♪

02/Mar/2015
TIPC website has been renewed!

09/Dec/2014
A press conference to announce the 4th Takamatsu International Piano Competition being held.

08/Dec/2014
The 1st-prize winner of the 3rd TIPC, Ms. Jiyeong Mun won the first prize in the Geneva International Music Competition.

08/Sep/2014
Guest performance by Ms. Anna TCYBULEVA, the fourth-prize winner of the 3rd TIPC

08/Sep/2014
Andrei Shychko (the 2nd-prize winner of the 3rd TIPC) Piano Recital

14/Aug/2014
Ji-Yeong Mun's promotion video is now uploaded.

News & Topics

A press conference to announce the 4th Takamatsu International Piano Competition being held.

A press conference was held at 11:00 today in the press room of Kagawa prefectual office to announce to hold the 4th Takamatsu International Piano Competition. Mr. Katsuhiko Takezaki, the Chair of the Organizing Committee, Mr. Keizo Hamada, Governor of Kagawa Prefecture, Mr. Hitoshi Onishi, Mayor of Takamatsu City, Mr. Susumu Aoyagi, a jury of the 3rd Takamatsu International Piano Competition, and Mr. Masamichi Tsukuda, the director of the office were present. 

Following speeches of Mr. Takezaki, Mr. Hamada, and Mr. Onishi, Mr. Tsukuda made a report of the 3rd TIPC and announced the ouline of the 4th TIPC. Mr. Aoyagi also talked about his impression on the 3rd TIPC and some changes which will be made for the 4th competition.

The outline is as below.

・Preliminary selection : October - November, 2017

・Date : March 14 (Wed), 2018 - March 25 (Sun), 2018
   Round 1 : March 14 (Wed) - 16 (Fri): three days
   Round 2 : March 17 (Sat) - 18 (Sun): two days
   Round 3 : March 20 (Tue) - 21 (Wed ): two days
   Final Round : March 24 (Sat)
   Result announcement・Awarding ceremony : March 25 (Sun)

・Venue : Sunport Hall Takamatsu Main Hall

・Prizes : First prize ¥2,000,000
            Second prize ¥1,000,000
            Third prize ¥ 500,000
            Fourth prize ¥ 300,000
            Fifth prize ¥ 200,000
 Special Awards Additional prize for the 1st-prize winner :
    Opportunities to perform with Japanese and overseas orchestras Recitals at the halls in Japan and overseas.

・Scheduled release of application information : April, 2016

・Judging
 Chair of Jury : Shuku IWASAKI
 Panel of Jury : Susumu AOYAGI, Shinichiro IKEBE, Ikuyo KAMIYA
 Jury Members : 11 members (including Chair and Panel of Jury mentioned above)
       Chair and Panel of Jury will be responsible for selection of jury members and the judging method. 

・ Application : In cooperation with overseas juries, embassies and others, application from many different countries and regions will be asked. In order to make online application available, a website will be upgraded.