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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
The Competition is financed by
The Competition is financed by: the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of Republic of Poland from the Fund of the Promotion of Culture – a State purpose–specific Fund, as part of the “Music” program, implemented by the National Institute of Music and Dance and the City of Bydgoszcz.
A Partner of the International Paderewski Piano Competition is Kujawsko-Pomorskie Region.