WALLACE NATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION 2015

Congratulations...

WINNER - Delvan Lin
SECOND - Modi Deng
THIRD - Jane Sohn
FOURTH - Bradley Wood 
ENCOURAGEMENT - Cherry Ngan
SOUNZ - Lucy Zeng

2-5 JULY - The second bi-annual Wallace National Piano Competition brings together 16 of New Zealand's best young pianists, competing for prizes totalling $20,000.  Each contestant plays two 30-minute programmes before adjudicator Andrew Ball selects four finalists to perform in the Grand Final being held at the Auckland Town Hall Concert Chamber on 5 July.

Best of luck to our 16 Contestants!

PRELIMINARY ROUNDS

Music Theatre, School of Music, The University of Auckland, 6 Symonds Street, Auckland
Parking: We suggest the Wilson Car Park beneath the Business School, Grafton Rd (off Symonds St). 

- Draw -

3 July - 9:30am | 2pm | 7pm - Round 1 (Session 1, 2 & 3)
4 July - 9:30am | 2pm | 7pm - Round 2 (Session 1, 2 & 3)

ROUND ONE & TWO

SESSION 1: 9:30am 
Joyce Lee
Kee Hee Lee
Moon Su (Arnold) Lee
Delvan Lin
Cherry Ngan

SESSION 2: 2pm 
Ji-Hyun (Jane) Sohn
Siyu Sun
Nicole Ting
Bradley Wood
Lucy Zeng

SESSION 3: 7pm 
Modi Deng
Grace Francis
Eddie Giffney
Inah (Tina) Kim
Jane Nayoung Koo


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Prizes:
1st Prize: $10,000  |  2nd Prize $5,000  |  3rd Prize $3,000
4th Prize $1,500  |  Encouragement Award $500

Prize winners will also be considered for a performance with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, Bach Musica and a tour with Chamber Music New Zealand as well as a $500 prize offered by SOUNZ for the best performance of a NZ music piece.

OPENING CEREMONY

2 July - 7:30pm
Opening ceremony, Competition draw and recital by Henry Wong Doe (Programme & Bio>)
Venue: Music Theatre, School of Music, The University of Auckland, 6 Symonds Street, Auckland

PRELIMINARY ROUNDS

3 July - 9:30am | 2pm | 7pm - Round 1 (Session 1, 2 & 3)
4 July - 9:30am | 2pm | 7pm - Round 2 (Session 1, 2 & 3)
5 July - 10am - Adjudicator's Master Class - Andrew Ball will conduct a masterclass for pianists who do not reach the Grand Final
Venue: Music Theatre, School of Music, The University of Auckland, 6 Symonds Street, Auckland

GRAND FINAL

5 July - 3pm
Four finalists to perform a 45 minute programme each competing for prizes totalling $20,000.
An Awards Ceremony will follow - 7pm
Venue: Concert Chamber, Auckland Town Hall

TICKET INFORMATION

OPENING CEREMONY:
Adult $30 | Gold Card $25 | Student $15
PRELIMINARY ROUNDS:
Per session - Adult $15 | Gold Card & Student $10
All sessions - Adult $60 | Gold Card & Student $30
ADJUDICATORS MASTERCLASS:
Free entry

 

GRAND FINAL:
Adults $30 | Gold Card $25 | Students $15
BUY TICKETS: 0800 111 999 |  www.ticketmaster.co.nz

 
 The Wallace National Piano Competition in association with; Lewis Eady Charitable Trust, Wallace Arts Trust & The University of Auckland.

WALLACE NATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION 2013

WINNER - Jason Bae  |  SECOND - Sylvia Jiang  |  THIRD - Eddie Giffney  |  FOURTH - Jane Nayoung Koo
ENCOURAGEMENT AWARD - Somi Kim (Unable to play due to illness)

 WNPC 2013 - Finalists  |   More details on the 2013 Competition >

WNPC 2013 - Finalists  |  More details on the 2013 Competition >

 3 -5 July - LIVE MUSIC STREAMED FROM THE COMPETITION

3 -5 July - LIVE MUSIC STREAMED FROM THE COMPETITION

 
 Patron - Sir James Wallace

Patron - Sir James Wallace