Winners of Brescia Classica
1st International Piano Competition
1st - 6th of August 2017
1st Prize
Hoyel Lee

6.000 Euro
2nd Prize
From left to right:
Danylo Saienko - 3rd Prize
Hoyel Lee - 1st Prize
Yannick van de Velde - 2nd Prize
Yannick van de Velde

3.000 Euro
3rd Prize
Danylo Saieko

2.000 Euro
Special Prize
Alena Klyavina

1.000 Euro
Jury of Brescia Classica
1st International Piano Competition
​​1st - 6th of August 2017
Paolo Baglieri
Artistic Director and Chairman of the Jury
Paolo Baglieri is one of the most prominent personalities of his generation. Acclaimed as “a pianist that perfectly mixes his personal view with the composer’s ideas”, he is the winner of many international piano competitions.
He has performed in Italy, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Spain, Austria, Palestine, Israel and Chile for over 300 concerts in some of the most important concert halls: Taormina, Catania, Lucca, Rome, Turin, Pistoia, Bologna, Verona, Castle of Galeazza, Salzburg, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Paris, Brussels, Castle d’Ursel, Haifa, Jerusalem, Madrid, Santiago of Chile among others.
He has been the piano professor at the Conservatory of Music of Jerusalem and he taught in Pavia and Siena Conservatories in Italy. Invited as jury member of international piano competitions, as Treviso, Paderewski, Malta, ClaviCologne, VeronaMusicFest, among others, currently he holds the position as President and Artistic Director of the prestigious italian
academy Talent Music Master Courses of Brescia and President of the VeronaMusicFest. He is Artistic Director and Chairman of the Brescia Classica International Piano Competition.
Born in Italy in 1984 and graduated at Catania Conservatory, he took his following degrees at “Codarts – University of Arts” of Rotterdam and at Ecole d’Enseignement Superieur de Musique,
de Danse et d’Art Dramatique “Schola Cantorum” of Paris. Major influences in his musical development were studies with Pavel Gililov, Gabriel Kwok, Benedetto Lupo, Boris Petrushansky, and Sergio Perticaroli.
  1. Mikhail Kirchhoff
    Mikhail Kirchhoff
    Conductor of many international orchestras, currently he is conductor of the Samsun State Opera and Ballet Theater in Turkey. Artistic director of the Eurasian Music Games.
  2. Alan Chircop
    Alan Chircop
    Directed several international orchestras in various theatres, concert halls and festivals. Among others, he has conducted the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall and Westminster Central Hall in London.
  3. Yuri Didenko
    Yuri Didenko
    Acclaimed pianist, he is a prizewinner of numerous competitions in Italy, USA and Belgium. Piano faculty of the Moscow Conservatory, served on piano juries of several international piano competitions.
  4. Dario Mannino
    Dario Mannino
    Artistic manager and music consultant, he was the assistant to the Artistic Direction at Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino. Since 2012 has taken the role of Artist Manager in MaMusic agency in Florence.
Gallery of Brescia Classica
1st International Piano Competition
1st - 6th of August 2017
  1. Personalities
    Personalities
    Michail Kirkhhoff, Yuri Didenko, Dario Mannino, Alan Chircop and Eugenio Massetti
  2. Jury President
    Jury President
    Paolo Baglieri
  3. Competitors Assistents
    Competitors Assistents
    Elisa Rossi, Anna Signoretto and Fiammetta Artioli
  4. 3rd Prize Winner
    3rd Prize Winner
    Danylo Saienko
  5. 3rd Prize Winner
    3rd Prize Winner
    Danylo Saienko
  6. 3rd Prize Winner
    3rd Prize Winner
    Danylo Saienko
  7. 2nd Prize Winner
    2nd Prize Winner
    Yannick van de Velde
  8. 2nd Prize Winner
    2nd Prize Winner
    Yannick van de Velde
  9. 1st Prize Winner
    1st Prize Winner
    Hoyel Lee
  10. 1st Prize Winner
    1st Prize Winner
    Hoyel Lee
  11. 1st Prize Winner
    1st Prize Winner
    Hoyel Lee
  12. Best Performance of the Mandatory Piece Winner
    Best Performance of the Mandatory Piece Winner
    Alena Kliavina
  13. Winners and Jury Members
    Winners and Jury Members
    Alena Kliavina, Danylo Saienko, Yanick van de Velde, Hoyel Lee, Eugenio Massetti, Paolo Baglieri, Alan Chircop, Dario Mannino, Albertina Eunju Song, Yuri Didenko, Michail Kirkhhoff and Chung Chunghoon
  14. Winners and Jury President
    Winners and Jury President
    Danylo Saienko, Hoyel Lee, Yannick va de Velde and Paolo Baglieri
  15. Winners
    Winners
    Danylo Saienko, Hoyel Lee, Yannick va de Velde and Alena Kliavina