2009 Prize Winners 

Advanced Category

Contestant Prize Country
Yunjie Chen First Prize China
Jee In Hwang Second Prize Korea
Esther Park Third Prize USA
Jee In Hwang Public Prize Korea
Pavel Gintov Best Performance of Russian Music Ukraine
Pavel Gintov Honorable Mention Ukraine


Intermediate Category

Contestant Prize Country
Daniel Lebhardt First Prize Hungary
Andrew Tung Third Prize USA
Andrew Tung $600 Scholarship to Vienna Young Pianists master class program USA
Xiangyi Chen Honorable Mention China


Junior Category

Contestant Prize Country
Phoebe Pan First Prize USA
Claire An Ching Lee Second Prize Canada
Sophia Lin Third Prize USA
Sophia Lin Most Promising Young Talent USA
Valerie Kim Honorable Mention USA


Young Musicians

Contestant Prize Country
Elliot Wuu First Prize USA
Anna Boonyanit Second Prize USA
Heinam Wong Third Prize China
Breanna Sung Special Prize: Polonsky Piano School Summer Camp USA
Jade Chen Honorable Mention USA
Evan Yang Honorable Mention USA