Hibiki Katayama, Japan
Hibiki was born in 2002, She began her piano study at the age of 3.
She studies with Pro.Naomi Ishi privately.
She took masterclass of renowned Pianists such as Prof. Krystian Tkaczewski, Prof. Stephan Moller, Prof. Gabriel Kwok , Prof. Andrzej Jasinski ,Prof. Haochen Zhang, Prof. Akiko Ebi.
She got many prizes in competition,
Including Silver Prize at the Chopin International Piano Competition in ASIA (2011),
Gold Prize at the Chopin International Piano Competition in ASIA and awarded “Chopin Prize” by The Fryderyk Chopin Society Of Warsaw (2012)，Gold Prize and Grand Prix at the European International Piano Competition in Japan (2012),
First Prize at the Asian International Music Competition (2013),
First Prize at the IKARUGA Music Competition (2013),
Second Prize at Young Artist Category of the 7th Chopin Internatitonal Piano Competition Hartford in USA (2016),
Silver Prize at the 40th PTNA Competition Jr.G Grade(specially selected category)(2016),
Silver Prize at the Chopin International Piano Competition in ASIA (2017).
She is invited Aloha International Pano Festival in USA (Jun/2017).
She has performed in concert with Silesian Philharmonic Orchestra, Vienna Philharmonic Concertmaster’s and Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra．
Hibiki Katayama(13), Japan
F.Chopin Sonata in B minor, op.58
IV.Finale: Presto non tanto