Toshiki Ishii

Toshiki Ishii

F. Chopin
Nokturn cis-moll op. posth.
Scherzo b-moll op. 31
Etiudy: op.10 nr 5, nr 3

Andante spianato and Grande Polonaise op. 22

Czajkowski /Pletnev
Dziadek do orzechów :
2. Taniec wieszczki cukrowej,
7. Andante maestoso

F. Chopin
Polonez As-dur op. 53

Born on 22 December 1991, he began the study of the piano at the age of four. From 2007 he studied at The Music High School attached to The Faculty of Music of Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music, and from 2010 studied at The Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music under Akiyoshi Sako. Since 2014, studied at The Fryderyk Chopin University of Music under Ewa Poblocka, obtained his Diploma a master’s degree program 2018, and has performed in Concert of Graduates from the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw at the Warsaw Philharmonic Hall. He has been studying at The Bydgoszcz Music Academy under Ewa Poblocka.

He has won First Prize in the ABC New Artist Audition Convention (Japan 2012), the Brest International Piano Competition (France 2015), the Radziwills International Piano Competition (Antonin Poland 2015), Third Prize -winner in the International Juliusz Zarebski Music Competition (Warszawa Poland 2015), and Semi-Fainalist in the Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition (Hasting UK 2019).

He has performed with Orchestra Giovanile Vicentinatono in Italy(2003), the Izumi Philharmonic Orchestra in Japan(2012, 2013), the Japan Century Symphony Orchestra in Japan(2013), Koriyama Commercial High School Orchestra(2017), and has performed in recitals and concerts in Warszawa(Poland), Opava(Czech), Brescia(Italy), Tokyo(Japan), and the other many countries. He participated in the International Master Class of piano in Poland, France, under Tamas Ungar, Akiyoshi Sako, Pascal Devoyon, Henri Barda, Anne Queffelec, Willem Brons, Philippe Giusiano, Dang Thai Song.

He has been commissioned a member of Program of Overseas Study for Upcoming Artists by Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan for two years from October, 2018.