亀井聖矢 Masaya Kamei

  • 日本語
  • 2022年、ロン=ティボー国際音楽コンクールにて第1位を受賞。併せて「聴衆賞」「評論家賞」の2つの特別賞を受賞。


  • Born in 2001, he started playing piano at the age of 4. In 2019, he won the first prize in the piano section of the 88th Music Competition of Japan and the Audience Prize. In the same year, he won the Grand Prix of the 43rd PTNA Piano Competition Special Class and the Audience Prize. In 2022, he won the 3rd Prize at the Maria Canals International Piano Competition. He was the semifinalist at Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.
    He has performed with the NHK Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo City Philharmonic Orchestra, Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra, Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra, New Japan Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra, New Japan Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo Symphony Orchestra, and Tokyo 21st Century Orchestra under the direction of Taijiro Iimori, Michiyoshi Inoue, Toshiaki Umeda, Hikaru Ebihara, Gen Ohta, Naoto Otomo, Kentaro Kawase, Shuntaro Sato, Keita Matsui, Kazushi Yamashita, Kazumasa Watanabe. Tokyo Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo 21st Century Orchestra, Orchestra Ensemble Kanazawa, Central Aichi Symphony Orchestra, Chiba Symphony Orchestra, and others. He has made numerous media appearances, including TV Asahi's "Untitled Concert" and NHK's "Classic Club. He also writes a series of articles, "Masaya Kamei's Mystery Solving Salon," on Piano Monthly.
    He had studied from Mayuko Aoki, Hideo Sugiura, Hisako Ueno, Michiko Okamoto, and Shoichi Hase, and had taken lessons from Bruno Leonardo Gelber, Maria Joao Pires, Rena Shereshevskaya, Jean-Marc Luisada, and Dina Yoffe. After graduating from the Music Department of Meiwa High School in Aichi, he entered Toho Gakuen School of Music as a special skipping student. He is currently in his fourth year at the college. He won the 9th Yasuko Fukuda Award, the 6th Arion Toho Music Award, the Rohm Music Foundation Scholarship in 2021 and 2022, and the Ezoe Memorial Recruit Foundation Scholarship in 2022.