2nd Ise-Shima International Piano Competition


Submission period

Fri Mar 6, 2020 at 5 AM UTC

End of submission period

Sat May 1 at 0 PM UTC

Results date

Sat Jul 31 at 4 PM UTC
Our mission is to promote musicians’ activities and to give a chance for them through this online-based competition.

• Our competition is open to all pianists of all nationalities.
• No age limit.

Competitor Online Application – AVAILABLE February 29, 2020
• DEADLINE: May 1, 2021
• Recorded performance (possibly by phone or video camera) must be submitted by video links in Youtube / Vimeo.
• Application Fee is free.

Two (2) pieces:

a: One (1) piece freely chosen by an applicant, no longer than 10 minutes and no shorter than 2 minutes in total, composed by any composers. The repertoire might not contain complete works. Large pieces may excerpt movements, or suites.

b: Obligatory one (1) piece from the pieces bellow:
1) Unreal Rain by Sumio Kobayashi
2) Fugue - Homage to Maurice Ravel by Sumio Kobayashi

• Ise-Shima Art Foundation Competition Top 53 prize winners would be selected and ranked.
• 1st Prize - $1,000, certificate and crowdfunding income
• 2nd Prize - $500 and certificate
• 3rd Prize - $200 and certificate
• 50 special prizes – certificates

Details and sheet music downloads are available at web pages: