The Steinway Society
of Puerto Rico Award
All festival participants will have the opportunity to enter a competition for the
Steinway Society of Puerto Rico Award.
This award includes an invitation to play on the Steinway Society's 2018-2019 season, travel to the island, accommodations at the Gallery Inn of Old San Juan, and a cash prize.
To be considered for the award the participant must play two contrasting works not to exceed 18 minutes. Participants will be able to sign up during the week of the festival and the competition for the award will be combined with the final concerts on Friday June 28 and Saturday June 29. There will be an awards ceremony at the conclusion of the Saturday afternoon concert.
2018 Steinway Society Award
First Prize Rolando Alejandro and Artyom Pak
Second Prize Alexander Kiladze
Third Prize Keiju Mori
2017 Steinway Society Award
First Prize Ziang Xu