International Piano Competition Theodor Leschetizky
Opening Press Conference of “2000 international Piano Competition Theodor Leschetizky”
Chuang Shen Concert Hall, located in the Cultural City – Taichung in Taiwan ROC
Qualifying Round Jury, consisted of reputable pianists, educators from Taiwan and Mainland China
85 participants from 12 countries to perform together in the first-ever international piano competition in Taiwan
Grand Jury of the semi-final and final rounds. (from left to right) Andrzej Jasinski, Bernard Ringeissen, Sergei Dorenski, Jacob Lateiner, Peter Ritzen, Joerg Demus.
Semi-final performances by great talents worldwide
Award Ceremony Night- red carpeting internationally renowned jurors of the finalist round
Picture of the first prize winner – Ju Jin. Playing Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto no.1, with Kaoshiung City Orchestra
Award ceremony greeting by organizers – Renaissance Music Society and Uni-President Co.
The winners from 1st to 6th Prize (left to right) are Ju Jin, Iwase Naomi, Roudine Ivan, Ahn Mee-Htun, Xang Siao-Feng and Liu Xing-Chen.
Speech from the artistic director, Peter Ritzen, to acclaim the success of this competition, and to draw the perspective of International Music Competition Theodor Leschetizky.