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Daniils Mickevičs won the Jazeps Vitols 8th International Piano Competition

15. October, 2023

Jāzeps Vītols 8 th International Piano Competition 7–14 October 2023 Riga - Liepāja, Latvia

Jāzeps Vītols International Piano Competition is the most ambitious event in Latvian piano art, and it has become an important part of Latvian musical life.

Here are the results:

1st place – Daniils Mickevičs (Latvia)
2nd place – Julian Chan (Malaysia)
3rd place – Mykyta Burzanitsa (Ukraine)

Edvin Švaikovski (Poland/Lithuania)
Mantas Šernius (Lithuania)
Erika Jākobsone (Latvia)

Award for the performance of Jāzeps Vītols piece – Edvin Švaikovski

Liepaja Symphony Orchestra special award – Mykyta Burzanitsa

“Full scholarship to attend the “Feuerwerk” piano academy in Einbeck” (the prize is established by “Klavierstadt Einbeck” and its artistic director Gintaras Januševičius) – Daniils Mickevičs