Here are the 34 candidates!

More than 250 young pianists applied and performed for us during our international Screening Auditions.

We are extremely looking forward to welcoming the following 34 pianists from 16 nations at the 15th International Beethoven Piano Competition Vienna 2017: 

  • Chae-bin An: Republic of Korea
  • Eunhee Baek: Republic of Korea
  • Alexander Bernstein: USA
  • Bolai Cao: China
  • Kyubin Chung: Republic of Korea
  • Michael Cohen-Weissert: Germany/Israel
  • Ben Cruchley: Canada
  • Marta Czech: Poland
  • Sophie Druml: Austria/USA
  • Florian Feilmair: Austria
  • Maximilian Flieder: Austria
  • Anna Grot: Russian Federation
  • Kana Hirose: Japan
  • Sahun Hong: USA
  • Shan-Chi Hsu: Taiwan
  • Jingzi Huang: China
  • Dorothy Khadem-Missagh: Austria
  • Atsuko Kinoshita: Japan
  • Maximilian Kromer: Austria
  • Shihyun Lee: Republic of Korea
  • Rodolfo Leone: Italy
  • Zhenni Li: China abgesagt | cancelled
  • Shuang Liang: China
  • Adela Liculescu: Romania
  • Marta Menezes: Portugal
  • Fabian Müller: Germany
  • Akihiro Sakiya: Japan
  • Zhora Sargsyan: Armenia
  • Philipp Scheucher: Austria   abgesagt | cancelled
  • Hans Suh: Republic of Korea
  • Emre Yavuz: Turkey
  • Sahara Yoshida: Japan
  • Akane Yoshida: Japan
  • Maria Yulin: Israel
Tickets for the second round and the finale are already available at the Musikverein Wien.