石井琢磨 Takuma Ishii

  • 日本語
  • 2016年ジョルジュ・エネスク国際コンクール(ルーマニア・ブカレスト)ピアノ部門第二位受賞。日本人ピアニスト初入賞の快挙。
  • He was the winner of the Second Prize in the Piano Section of the Georges Enescu International Competition (Bucharest, Romania) in 2016, who was the first Japanese pianist to win this prize. In addition to performing in Japan and abroad, he has established a Youtube channel named "TAKU-ON TV Takuon(TAKU-音TVたくおん)". The total number of channel views has exceeded 53 million in just two years, and the number of channel subscribers has exceeded 200,000 and continues to grow (As of October 2022). After studying piano at the Department of Instrumental Music, Faculty of Music, Tokyo University of the Arts, he entered the Department of Piano at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna, where he graduated with a Master's degree in piano with unanimous top honors. Currently he studied in the post-graduate course. While focusing on orthodox good old classical music, he is also active as a new type of pianist, making streaming videos based on the concept of "making classical music more accessible". His major CD "TANZ" was ranked No.1 in the Oricon Weekly Ranking and the classical music rank of Amazon, Rakuten, etc. Besides, "TANZ" was ranked No. 11 in Oricon's general rank including pops and anime songs, which is an unprecedented achievement as a classical CD. This was an unprecedented and impressive debut as a pianist.