Competition winner Mackenzie Melemed got an invitation to play the premiere of the new piano concerto by Korean composer Jeajoon Ryu. Melemed was invited by Ralf Gothóni, the jury member, who will conduct the Kuopio Symphony Orchestra. The piano concerto is commissioned by Sinfonia Varsovia and Kuopio Symphony Orchestra, and will be performed in Kuopio in 11 October, 2018.
Piotr Pawlak wins the Maj Lind Piano Competition
The Maj Lind International Piano Competition held in Helsinki on 14-27 October 2022 culminated in the second Orchestral Final on Thursday evening. The jury declared Piotr Pawlak the winner.