7th Svetislav Stančić International Piano Competition


In memoriam Dmitry Bashkirov

13th-17th January 2023,
Zagreb, Croatia

Vatroslav Lisinski Concert Hall

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AWARD WINNERS 7th Svetislav Stančić International Piano Competition

Official Awards

1st prize 5000 EUR Deren Wang
2nd prize 3500 EUR Jaeyoon Lee
3rd prize 2500 EUR Mariia Iudenko
4th prize 1500 EUR Seunghui Kim & Yongqiu Liu (ax aequo)

Special Awards

Svetislav Stančić Award for the best performance of a L. van Beethoven sonata - A Golden Coin with a motif of king Tomislav won by Deren Wang

Croatian Composers’ Society award of 500 EUR for the best interpretation of the Nokturno by Ferdo Livadić won by Mariia Iudenko

Masterclass at LAUS Academy Dubrovnik won by Sven Brajković

Award for the best Croatian competitor of 500 EUR from Piano Center Zagreb goes to two Croatian candidates because they both made it to the semi-finals Sven Brajković and Arsen Dalibaltayan

Audience Award to the semi-finalist with the highest number of online votes in the amount of 800 EUR by Piano Center Zagreb won by Sven Brajković

EPTA award to the youngest competitor in the semifinal, who is only 19 years old. The prize is a set of integral piano miniatures by Dora Pejačević, whose 100th death anniversary we celebrate this year, won by Arsen Dalibaltayan

Recital in the Piano cycle Pleyel by Svetislav Stančić to a candidate selected by Cristoforium Art Organization won by Arsen Dalibaltayan 

Concert with Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra for the best Croatian competitor won Sven Brajković

A concert with the Zagreb Philharmonic for best cooperation as decided by the Members of the Orchestra won by Deren Wang

Croatia Records Award to the finalists — publication of sound and image carriers with a recording of the Final concert with the Zagreb Philharmonic goes to Deren Wang, Mariia Iudenko i Jaeyoon Lee


EPTA Croatia,
Trg maršala Tita 12,
10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Phone: +385 91 56 50 091
Fax: +385 1 375 5042
President, Ida Gamulin
Organization and production:
Prvi glas,
Heinzelova 62a,
10000 Zagreb, Croatia

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