International Piano is a unique bi-monthly publication written for and loved by pianists and discerning fans of piano music all over the world.

Each bi-monthly issue includes interviews with top pianists and rising talent, performance tips, news, features, analysis and comment. You will find exclusive tutorials by concert artists, in-depth articles on piano recordings and repertoire, masterclasses on piano technique, and festival, concert and competition reports from around the globe.

Every edition includes a five-page Symposium, hosted by Jeremy Siepmann, which brings together leading experts and international pianists for a round-table debate.

Our comprehensive reviews section examines the latest recordings, books, DVDs, sheet music and concerts.

Plus, each issue includes free sheet music – often rare or newly released works – for readers to add to their collections.

Give the gift of a magazine this Christmas!

Music Pages


Proud Media Partner of the International Piano Series

Southbank Centre, London

View the 2015/16 brochure

Competition Calendar

See the major 2014 and 2015 piano competition deadlines.

Summer School Round-up

See the major 2015 international summer school offerings.

BBC Radio 3 includes two pianists in latest line-up of New Generation Artists

10 September 2013

BBC Radio 3 has named pianists Louis Schwitzgebel and Zhang Zuo among its next batch of New Generation Artists.

The scheme, now in its fifteenth year, supports a group of young artists via a series of BBC Radio 3 broadcasts, fronted by BBC Young Musician of the Year presenter Clemency Burton-Hill. Previous participants include Benjamin Grosvenor, Gwilym Simcock, Christian Ihle Hadland, Ashley Wass, Martin Helmchen and current IP cover artist Igor Levit.

Schwitzgebel secured second prize at the Leeds International Piano Competition, where his performance of Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No 4 with the Hallé Orchestra under Sir Mark Elder in the final round was broadcast live on BBC Four and BBC Radio 3. At the age of 17 he was the winner of the Geneva International Music Competition.

Zhang Zuo (pictured) has garnered a host of awards, including first prizes at the 3rd Shanghai International Piano Competition, the 7th International Franz Liszt Piano Competition, and a ‘Vendome Virtuoso’ award from Vendome Prize competition. In 2013 she won fifth prize at the 2013 Queen Elisabeth International Piano Competition. 

See all latest news

Sign up to enews

Click here to sign up for free e-newsletters from Rhinegold magazines.


mitsuko uchida workshop

Queen Elisabeth Competition

British Music Education Yearbook

Customer Service

Our dedicated customer service team is here to help.

Please click for full details of how to contact us.

©2016 Rhinegold Publishing | Website by Semantic