Recording from 03. Sep 2022

Fuko Ishii plays Grieg A minor concerto

Live recording from the International Edvard Grieg Piano Competition finale.

Fuko Ishii (31) from Japan is the winner of the 1st Prize in the International Edvard Grieg Piano Competition 2022.

Together with Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Lawrence Foster, Ishii performed the Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16, by Edvard Grieg.

As 1st Prize winner, Fuko Ishii will be awarded a prize of 30 000 euro along with invitations to perform at a number of leading Norwegian and international venues. Ishii will also come back to Bergen next summer to give a number of public concerts at Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen.

Please see the Competition website for further information.