Prizes


FIRST PRIZE

Mixon First Prize of $75,000 presented by Mr. and Mrs. A. Malachi Mixon III.
New York recital debut.
Three years of management services.
Compact disc recording by Steinway & Sons, New York.

SECOND PRIZE

Knowlton Second Prize of $25,000 in honor of Karen Knowlton, presented with major endowment support from
Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Manuel and Mrs. Marvin A. Evenchik, plus three years of management services.

THIRD PRIZE

Cash award of $15,000 endowed by Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Manuel, plus three years of management services.

FOURTH PRIZE

Cash award of $10,000, presented by Dr. and Mrs. Richard Kaufman, plus three years of management services.

SPECIAL PRIZES

Baroque Prize
$2,500 for the best performance of a Baroque composition, endowed by Art of Beauty/Michael and Zoya Reyzis.

Beethoven Prize
$2,000 for the best performance of a work by Beethoven, endowed by Barbara Evenchik in memory of Marvin Evenchik.

Cairns Family American Prize
$1,500 for the best performance of an American work composed after 1944, endowed by The Cairns Family Foundation.

Chopin Prize
$2,000 for the best performance of a Chopin composition, endowed by the William O. and Gertrude Lewis Frohring Foundation in memory of Gertrude Lewis Frohring.

Contemporary Prize
$2,500 for the best performance of a contemporary work, presented by Art of Beauty/Michael and Zoya Reyzis.

Mozart Prize
$1,500 for the best performance of a Mozart composition, endowed by Dr. and Mrs. Richard Kaufman.

Russian Prize
$2,500 for the best performance of a composition by a Russian composer, presented by Dr. Boris Vinogradsky and Irina Vinogradsky, Esq.

Audience Prize
$1,500 presented to the finalist voted Audience Favorite during the final round on August 5 and 6, presented by Shirley Dawson.

SEMI-FINALIST PRIZES

$2,000 to each of the four semi finalists who do not advance to the final round, presented by the William O. and Gertrude Lewis Frohring Foundation in memory of Gertrude Lewis Frohring.

CONTESTANT PRIZES

$1,000 to each contestant who is invited to attend the Cleveland International Piano Competition who does not advance to the semi-final round.