Piano Island Festival

Events Description

The Piano Island International Music Festival is a classical music festival featuring renowned teachers and highly gifted performers. They provide musical education of the highest quality to young-adult music students.

The festival will present a series of public masterclasses to a very selective group of pianists. It will also offer daily lectures and forums to interact with local music teachers and students, as well as daily concerts featuring our invited guest artists and faculty.

A festival competition will be organised in a non-competitive setting, providing gifted participants numerous opportunities to perform internationally, including a concerto performance in Europe for the 2018 season, 2 years management, and a professional CD recording.

IPIF offers 7 programs of study from the 9th to the 15th January 2018:

  • Solo Piano (Jean-Paul Sevilla)
  • Solo Piano (Elena Nesterenko)
  • Solo Piano (Mr Benjamin Loh)
  • Solo Piano (Dr Nicholas Ong)
  • Solo Piano (Dr Kim Bo Kyung)
  • Solo Piano (Michael Busychev-Okser)
  • Flute (Patrick Dillery)

Performance venues include The Arts House (first parliament of Singapore), Singapore Chinese Cultural Center, Steinway Gallery Singapore and Tanglewood Music School. Steinway & Sons are our preferred pianos. Pianos will be made available to participating students, reservations must be made in advance.​


Piano Island Festival

1 Rue de la Guyane, La Réunion, France 97490

+262 0692077214

About the organiser

The mission of the Piano Island International Music Festival is to discover new talents internationally and to help them find performing opportunities. The festival is dedicated to young music students pursuing music careers. The idea behind Piano Island festival is to organize festivals in as many islands around the world as possible, to bring top quality music performances to our future destinations.

Tickets/registration information

Please visit the Piano Island website for further details. 

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Please read competition rules for further details. 

1st prize: ¥3,000,000
2nd prize: ¥1,000,000
3rd prize: ¥500 000
4th prize: ¥300 000
5th prize: ¥200 000