Regional Round Prizes
Trophy Prizes are awarded based on a point system, prize-giving will be held at each of the regions at the conclusion of the festival day. Gold Prize Winners from all Entry Groups will be eligible to participate in the National-Level Malaysian Piano Competition held in Kuala Lumpur on 14 October 2018.
Minimum points for Trophy Prizes as stated below;
- Gold Prize, 85 points and above
- Silver Prize, 75 points and above
- Bronze Prize, 65 points and above
Best Performer’s Prize
One “Best Performer’s Prize” will be awarded for every Entry Group. This prize entitles the winner to a 45 minutes Masterclass session* with one of the panel members of their choice. (**Terms & Conditions Apply)
The 2018 Masterclass Panelists are as follows:
- Dr Christine Tan
- Loo Bang Hean (Sarawak Piano Festival Winners only)
- Misa Yamamoto
- Shuenda Wong
- Tomonari Tsuchiya
*Terms & Conditions: The juries’ decision for the Best Performer’s Prize selection is final, and may be withheld subject to the juries’ discretion. The Masterclass is to be completed within 3 months from the Festival date, failing which, the winner will no longer be eligible for the session. Winners and their accompanying members are responsible for their own travel expenses for the masterclass and no reimbursements of any kind will be given.