The Nominationjury and the Laureatejury will be announced shortly.

Nomination Jury

  • Prof. Paul Dan
    Germany, Pianist
  • Prof. Bernd Goetzke
    Germany, Pianist
  • Prof. Dr. Paul Badura-Skoda
    Austria, Pianist

Laureate Jury

Nomination Jury

  • Prof. Paul Dan
    University of Music and Performing Arts Mannheim, Germany
  • Petras Geniušas
  • Alexey Lubimov

Laureate Jury

  • Josep Caballé Domenech
    Conductor
  • Renchang Fu
    Conductor
  • Prof. Rudolf Meister
    President University of Musik, Mannheim
  • Pablo Mielgo
    Conductor
  • Dr. Dariusz Mikulski
    Conductor
  • Prof. Ekaterina Murina
    Pianistin, St. Petersburg State Conservatory
  • Prof. Wojciech Rajski
    Conductor
  • Reinhard Seehafer
    Conductor, Artistic Director Altmark Festspiele
  • Prof. Wolfram Schmitt-Leonardy
    Pianist, University of Music, Munich
  • Prof. Paul Badura-Skoda
    Pianist
  • Yekwon Sunwoo
    Pianist, Laureat International German Piano Award

Nomination Jury

  • Maurizio Baglini
    Concert Pianist, Italy
  • Prof. Hung-Kuan Chen
    The Juilliard School, USA
  • Prof. Paul Dan
    University of Music and Performing Arts Mannheim, Germany
  • Jorge Luis Prats
    Concert Pianist, USA

Laureate Jury

  • Prof. Dr. Paul Badura-Skoda
    Austria
  • Prof. Dmitri Bashkirov
    Russia
  • Giselle Brodsky
    The United States of America
  • Holger Busse
    Germany
  • Carsten Dürer
    Germany
  • Johannes Kutrowatz
    Austria
  • Prof. Rudolf Meister
    Germany
  • Misha Namirovsky
    Laureate International German Piano Award 2014, Israel
  • Reinhard Seehafer
    Germany
  • Prof. Wolfram Schmitt-Leonardy
    Germany
  • Amir Tebenikhin
    Laureate International German Piano Award 2011, Kasachstan
  • Michael Traub
    Germany

Nomination Jury

  • Prof. Paul Dan
    University of Music and Performing Arts Mannheim, Germany
  • Prof. Norma Fischer
    Royal College of Music
  • Prof. Bernd Goetzke
    University of Music and Theatre Hannover
  • Prof. Wolfgang Manz
    University of Music Nürnberg

Laureate Jury

  • Gudni Emilsson
    Chief Conductor, Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Giorgi Jordania
    Art Director and Chief Conductor, Tbilisi State Opera & Ballet Theatre
  • Gaetan Le Divelec
    Senior Artist Manager, Askonas Holt
  • Dmitri Levkovich
    Laureate German Piano Award 2013, Concert pianist
  • Prof. Jura Margulis
    Concert pianist, University of Arkansas, USA
  • Maryam Maleki
    President, International Piano Forum
  • Prof. Dr. Siegfried Mauser
    President, University of Music and Theatre, Munich
  • Prof. Georg Friedrich Schenck
    Robert-Schumann-University, Düsseldorf
  • Prof. Wolfram Schmitt-Leonardy
    University of Music and Theatre, Munich
  • Amir Tebenikhin
    Laureate German Piano Award 2011, Concert pianist
  • Conrad van Alphen
    Art Director and Chief Conductor, Sinfonia Rotterdam
  • Pieter van Winkel
    Head of Classic – Piano Classics
  • Prof. Catherine Vickers
    University of Music and Performing Arts Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • Prof. Paul Dan
    University of Music and Performing Arts Mannheim, Germany
  • Prof. Norma Fisher
    Royal College of Music London
  • Prof. Bernd Goetzke
    University of Music and Theatre, Hannover
  • Prof. Wolfgang Manz
    University of Music, Nürnberg

Laureate Jury

  • Prof. Dr. Paul Badura-Skoda
    Concert pianist
  • Lukas Geniuŝas
    Laureate German Piano Award 2012, Concert pianist
  • Prof. Dr. Siegfried Mauser
    President University of Music and Theatre Munich, Germany
  • Frederic Anthony Rzweski
    Composer, Concert pianist
  • Prof. Wolfram Schmitt-Leonardy
    University of Music and and Theatre Munich, Germany; École Normale de Musique de Paris Alfred Cortot, France
  • Amir Tebenikhin
    Laureate German Piano Award 2011, Concert pianist
  • Prof. Catherine Vickers
    University of Music and Performing Arts, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • Prof. Thomas Duis
    Concert pianist
  • Dr. Milton Rubén Laufer
    Dean of Music New World School of Arts, Miami, USA
  • Prof. Dr. Rudolf Meister
    President, University of Music and Performing Arts Mannheim, Germany
  • Prof. Georg Friedrich Schenck
    Robert-Schumann-University, Düsseldorf
  • Prof. Alexander Tchaikovsky
    Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory, Russian Federation, Composer
  • Pieter van Winkel
    Head of Classics – Piano Classics
  • Boian Videnoff
    Artistic Director and Founder Mannheim Philharmonic Orchestra

Laureate Jury

  • Prof. Ogtay Abasguliyev
    Vice President Baku Academy of Music, Azerbaijan
  • Dr. Elenore Büning
    Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Music editor
  • Prof. David Lively
    The United States of America, Pianist
  • Prof. Dr. Siegfried Mauser
    University of Music and Theatre, Munich, Pianist
  • Prof. Dr. Rudolf Meister
    University of Music and Performing Arts, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • Prof. Friedrich Schenck
    Robert Schumann-University Düsseldorf, Pianist
  • Prof. Wolfram Schmitt-Leonardy
    University of Music and and Theatre Munich, Germany; École Normale de Musique de Paris Alfred Cortot, France
  • Lior Shambadal
    Chief Conductor of Berliner Symphoniker
  • Amir Tebenikhin
    Laureate Germand Piano Award 2011, Concert pianist
  • Pieter van Winkel
    Head of Classics – Piano Classics, Pianist
  • Prof. Catherine Vickers
    University of Music and Performing Arts, Frankfurt am Main, Pianistin
  • Sebastian Weigle
    Generalmusikdirektor der Oper Frankfurt und künstlerischer Leiter des Frankfurter Opern- und Museumsorchesters
  • Andrea Zietzschmann
    Musikchefin und Orchestermanagerin, Hessischer Rundfunk

Laureate Jury

Laureate Jury

  • Dr. Eleonore Büning
    Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Music editor
  • Dr. Alexander Buhr
    Deutsche Grammophon GmbH
  • Enrico Fischer
    Director of Concert Schmid
  • Prof. Dr. Milton Rubén Laufer
    USA, Pianist
  • Prof. Dr. Siegfried Mauser
    President, University of Music and Theatre, Munich, Pianist
  • Prof. Dr. Rudolf Meister
    University of Music and Performing Arts Mannheim, Germany, Pianist
  • Michael Ponti
    german-american Pianist
  • Prof. Friedrich Schenck
    Robert-Schumann-University, Düsseldorf, Pianist
  • Prof. Wolfram Schmitt-Leonardy
    University of Music and and Theatre Munich, Germany; École Normale de Musique de Paris Alfred Cortot, France
  • Pieter van Winkel
    Head of Classic – Piano Classics, Pianist
  • Prof. Catherine Vickers
    University of Music and Performing Arts, Frankfurt am Main, Pianist
  • Gregor Willmes
    Musikjournalist, Kulturmanager für die C. Bechstein Pianofortefabrik AG

Laureaten-Jury