今泉 響平

いまいずみ きょうへい

福岡県出身。10歳よりスズキ・メソードでピアノを始める。15才で全過程を終了。
高校卒業後、単身渡露。チャイコフスキー記念国立モスクワ音楽院及び大学院課程を修了。

また、大学院課程には最高得点で入学。ラザール・ベルマン国際ピアノコンクール(イタリア)第1位、ピアノアジア賞。ピティナ・ピアノコンペティション特級セミファイナリスト。

他、国内外のピアノコンクールにて数々の賞を受賞。
モスクワ音楽院在学中よりロシアで活発に演奏活動を開始し、モスクワ音楽院にて東日本大震災追悼コンサートに出演、在ハバロフスク日本国総領事館主催でソロリサイタル、在ユジノサハリンスク総領事館主催でデュオコンサート、在ロシア日本国大使公邸にて天皇誕生日祝賀レセプションで演奏、タンボフで「ロシアにおける日本年」及び「ラフマニノフ生誕145周年」記念演奏会でコンサートを行いまた、イワノフカのラフマニノフ博物館にて演奏、第26,27回ニューネーム音楽祭に出演。第27回にて学生ながら審査員に抜擢されコンクールの審査員を務める。
ミハイル・ヴォスクレセンスキー、イリヤ・ラシュコフスキー、岩崎淑の各氏のレッスンを受講。これまでに中島京子、田中やすゑ、田中正也、ヴラディーミル・オフチニコフの各氏に師事。現在ピアニストとしてソロ・アンサンブルのみならず、演歌歌手と共演するなど、ジャンルを超えて活動し、後進の指導、コンクールの審査員も行っている。

Born in Fukuoka, Japan, Kyohei Imaizumi started his piano education under Suzuki Method at the age of 10, and completed the entire course at 15. He finished both his undergraduate and graduate studies at the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory in which he received the highest score at the graduate entrance exam, in Russia.

His past awards include 1st place at the Lazar Berman International Piano Competition along with the Piano Asia Award, Special Semi-Finalist at the PTNA Piano Competition, among many others nationally and internationally.

He has been an active concert pianist since his education in Moscow. His past activities include Japan Quake commemoration concert at the Moscow Conservatory, solo recital hosted by the Japanese Consulate General in Khabarovski, duo recital hosted by Japanese Consulate General in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, performance at the Japanese Emperor’s birth anniversary celebration at the resident of Ambassador of Japan, performance at the cerebration of “Japan Year in Russia” and “145th Anniversary of Rachmaninoff”, performance at the Rachmaninoff Museum of Ivanovka, and 26th and 27th New Name Music Festival performance in which he also acted as a Judge on the second year for their competition.

His past teachers are Kyoko Nakajima, Yasue Tanaka, Masashi Tanaka, and Vladimir Ovchinnikov. He has also participated in the masterclasses by Mikhail Voskresensky, Ilya Rashkovsky, Shuku Iwasaki. Beside from his usual solo and ensemble performance activities, he also performs across different genre such as collaborating with folk singers. He is also a dedicated teacher as well as judge of different competitions.