Aloha International Piano Festival & Competition

2021 Winners

Meet our Winners of the 2021 virtual Aloha International Piano Competition!

Announcing the Aloha International Piano Competition finals.  Live-streamed from the historic Hawaii Theatre Center – Saturday, October 9, 2021 from 12pm, HST.

The preliminary round of the 15th annual Aloha International Piano Competition (solo division) was held virtually and we are excited to announce the winners of Level A, B, and Amateur, and finalists of Junior, High School, and Young Artist divisions.

The Aloha International Piano Competition is awarding more than $7,000 in cash prizes to the winners this year.  A special audience prize has been established and we invite the general public to watch the online competition finals and vote for your favorite pianist.  We hope you will support and participate in this exciting event!

On the jury, the 2021 Aloha International Piano Competition welcomes internationally renowned pianists Jon Nakamatsu, Thomas Sauer, and John Bayless.


     Taito Shimomura has studied piano with Kumiko Murase, Hiroko Fujii, Shoko Sugitani, Ryuichi Kusumoto, Hisayuki Ohara, and Rintaro Read more