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Virtualoso Global Piano Competition for Artists Relief

Virtualoso Winners

Congratulations to all of the winners!

First Prize

Martin Bartlett headshot

Martin James Bartlett

United Kingdom Biography

Second Prize

Arseny Gusev headshot

Arseny Gusev

Russia Biography

Third Prize & Audience Prize

Saetbyeol Kim headshot

Byeol Kim

South Korea Biography

In the giving spirit of Virtu(al)oso, our First Prize winner, Martin James Bartlett (United Kingdom), has generously offered to partially distribute his prize package, due to his existing recording contract with Warner Classics. Virtu(al)oso’s jury and artistic partner, Steinway & Sons, fully support awarding the recording contract to the Second Prize Winner, Arseny Gusev (Russia).

And congratulations to our finalists.

The Virtu(al)oso jury chose to award additional artist consulting services to Lovre Marušić (Croatia), in recognition for his excellence in the Final Round.