Alumnus Naruhiko Kawaguchi (Iwate, Japan, 1989) has won second prize ex aequo at the first International Chopin Competition on period instruments in Warsaw. The prize consists of an amount of € 10.000. The finalists were accompanied by the Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century.
Naruhiko studied fortepiano with Richard Egarr at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam, obtaining his master’s diploma in 2017.
Naruhiko Kawaguchi wins second prize at Musica Antiqua Bruges