Kuszlik Jakub

Poland

2nd prize - 15 000 Euro

Special prizes:

  • 2000 Euro - for the best performance of I. J. Paderewski's Sonata in E flat minor op. 21 or Variations and Fugue in E flat minor op. 23 or in the Final Concerto in A minor op. 17 or Polish Fantasy op. 19.awarded by the Paderewski Music Association
  • 1 000 Euro - for the best Polish participant classified to the Semi-final awarded by the Paderewski Music Association
  • 1 000 Euro - for the best performance of Chopin’s composition
  • awarded by Mr. Jerzy Kolanowski

Additional prizes:

  • For the best performance of the Paderewski’s work for the Finalist of the Competition awarded by the Paderewski Pomeranian Philharmonic in Bydgoszcz
  • Recitals in Japan awarded by the Hamamatsu Cultural Foundation, the organizer of the Hamamatsu International Piano Competition
  • Recital in Łódź (Poland) awarded by the Arthur Rubinstein International Music Foundation 
  • Concert of the best Polish participant awarded by the „Sinfonia Baltica” Philharmonic  
  • Recital during the special concert Karol Stryja in Memoriam, January 27th, 2017 awarded by the Silesian Philharmonic in Katowice
  • Concert with the Sudecka Symphony Orchestra in the artisctic season of 2017/2018 awarded by the Sudecka Philharmonic in Wałbrzych


Competition sponsors
Competition partners
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The Competition is financed by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of Republic of Poland from the Fund of the Promotion of Culture, obtained from subsidies established in games covered by the state monopoly, in accordance with Article 80 (1) of the Act of 19 November 2009 on gambling games, as part of the “Music” program, implemented by the National Institute of Music and Dance and the City of Bydgoszcz.
Partner of the International Paderewski Piano Competition is Kujawsko-Pomorskie Region.