Pianote announces winners of 2023 Pianote Awards

15 March 2024
By Ellie Palmer
The event aims to recognise exceptional individuals across various genres and platforms

The popular learning platform Pianote has announced the winners of its first ever Pianote Awards.

The awards, streamed live on 14 March, gave pianists from all over the world the chance to gather and celebrate the achievements of their peers.


2023 Pianote Awards Winners (as voted by the public):


Pianist of the Year

Jon Batiste


Most Inspiring Pianist of the Year

Jude Kofie


Original Composition of the Year

"Butterfly" by Jon Batiste


Contemporary Pianist of the Year

Jordan Rudess


Jazz Pianist of the Year

Cory Henry


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Classical Pianist of the Year

Yuja Wang


Pop Pianist of the Year

Jemma Heigis


YouTube Pianist of the Year

Lord Vinheteiro


TikTok Pianist of the Year

Margarita Sipatova


Instagram Pianist of the Year

Justin Lee Schultz


Pianote comments, "[A] heartfelt congratulations to all the winners! These artists have demonstrated incredible skill, creativity, and dedication to their craft. Their contributions to the music industry and the piano community are genuinely inspirational."

For more information about the Piano Awards and the 2023 winners, visit Pianote's website here.