2017 Maj Lind Piano Competition

The Fourth International Maj Lind Piano Competition, 17–31 August, 2017

Prizes

I Mackenzie Melemed (United States)
II Jun Bouterey-Ishido (New Zealand)
III Jiyoung Kim (South Korea)

Other Finalists

Hannu Alasaarela (Finland)
So Hyang In (South Korea)
Hyo-Eun Park (South Korea)

Special Prizes

Chamber Music Prize: Mackenzie Melemed (United States)
The Best Performance of the Commissioned Work (Kaija Saariaho: Arabesques et Adages): Hannu Alasaarela (Finland)
Steinway Piano Gallery Helsinki and Finnish Chopin Society Special Prize (shared): Peter Klimo (United States) and Viviana Pia Lasaracina (Italy)

Jury

Dmitri Bashkirov, chairman
Dang Thai Son
Janina Fialkowska
Ralf Gothóni
Ewa Kupiec
Alberto Nosè
Roland Pöntinen
Dina Yoffe

Quartets

Tempera Quartet
New Helsinki Quartet

Orchestra and Conductor

Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, cond. Anna-Maria Helsing

 


I Mackenzie Melemed (United States)


II Jun Bouterey-Ishido (New Zealand)


III Jiyoung Kim (South Korea)

 


Jury 2017: Dang Thai Son (on the left), Alberto Nosè, Janina Fialkowska, Dmitri Bashkirov (chairman), Dina Yoffe, Roland Pöntinen, Ralf Gothóni, and Ewa Kupiec.