32 Virtuosos. 1 Passion.
Next Competition July 2020

View application KAZUYA SAITO

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Date of Birth
01 Feb 1990

+33 6 37 64 54 34

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50 rue Lamarck
Ile de France 75018

Repertoire: The preliminaries

Round 1: 20-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
L.v.Beethoven Sonata No.25 in G Major op.79 10
B.Bartok 3 Etudes op.18 8
Peter Sculthorpe Between Five Bells Yes 2

Round 2: 30-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
F.Chopin Scherzo No.4 in E Major op.54 12
S.Rachmaninov Variation on Theme of Corelli op.42 17

Repertoire: The semi-finals

Round 1: 65-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
F.Schubert Schubert:Impromptu G-Flat Major op.90-3 6
Variation and Fugue on a Theme of Haendel op.24 J.Brahms 27
C.Debussy Preludes Book2 -Les fées sont d'exquises danseuses 3
C.Debussy Preludes Book2 -La terrasse des audiences du clair de lune 7
C.Debussy Preludes Book2 -Feux d'artifice 4
S.Prokofiev Piano Sonata No.2 D minor op.14 18

Round 2: Accompaniment / Chamber Music

Sonata for Violin and Piano

Fauré: Sonata No 1 in A major Op 13

Piano Quintet

Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat major Op 44

Repertoire: The Finals

Round 1: 18th Century Concerto

Beethoven: Concerto No 1 in C major Op 15

Round 2: 19th or 20th century Concerto

Prokofiev: Concerto No 3 in C major Op 26

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After graduating Tokyo Narional University of Arts,Kazuya SAITO currently studies at the Master of Conservatoire de Paris.He graduate with the highest score at 1st cycle and got a Diploma in 2014.
His International competition success are: Finalist prize at 18th Paloma O’shea Santander International Piano Competition in 2015,1st prize at the Campillos International Piano Competition in 2014,1st prize at the Virtuoses du Futur International Competition in 2010,Finalist and ‘Madame Gaby Pasquier’ special prize of Marguerite Long International Competition in 2009,3rd prize at the Spanish Composer International Piano Competition.In Japan also he received the 2nd prize with audience prize in All Japan Competition in 2013 and 1st prize at the Tokyo Music Competition in 2006.
He has performed with Tokyo Symphonic and Philharmonic Orchestra, New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra,French National Orchestra, Spanish Radio Television Symphony Orchestra etc.
He often have recitals in Tokyo and Paris,also jointed International Festival in London,Madrid,Malaga,Montana(Swiss),Sainte and Villefrance-de-Rouergue(France)


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