During years 2016-2019 her students became Top Prize Winners, Finalists and Special Prize Winners of WFIMC level competitions like:

Maria Canals Piano Competition in Barcelona, Spain 1st Prize+ Public Prize+ Orchestra Prize 2019
Casagrande Piano Competition in Terni, Italy,  1st Prize 2019
G. Bachauer International Piano Competition in US, 2nd Prize + Public Prize, 2018
Enescu International Piano Competition in Rumania, 2nd Prize, 2018
Viotti International Piano Competition in Italy, 2nd Prize 2017
J. Mottram International Piano Competition in England, 3rd Prize 2016
Tbilisi International Piano Competition in Georgia, 4th prize + Prize for Artistry 2017
Dublin International Piano Competition in Ireland, 4th Prize + Orchestra Prize 2018
Clara Haskil Piano Competition in Switzerland, Finalist Prize, 2017
Concours de Geneve in Switzerland, Special Prize, 2018
Grieg Piano Competition in Norway, Grieg Special Prize, 2018

Daumants Liepins at Finals of Enescu Competition. 2nd prize winner. Performance of Rachmaninov Concerto no 3.

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Pedagogical work

Lars Fredrik Nystad Performing Grieg Ballade at Grieg competition. Winner of the special Prize for Grieg. 

8th Nordic Piano Competition

Jean-Baptiste Doulcet. Clara Haskil Preselection video. 

Aristo Sham at the semifinals of Bachauer International Piano Competition. Silver Medal and Audience Prize in 2018

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​​Presentation of a new Bachelor Education at Ingesund School of Music, Piano

Pedagogical work

Only in the past few academic years Prof. Julia Mustonen-Dahlkvist was giving master courses at: Kyungsung International Piano Academy South Korea, Royal Brussels Conservatory Belgium, Latvian Academy of Music in Riga, Denmark Odense Music Academy, Ireland Royal Academy in Dublin, Iceland Academy of Arts in Reykjavik, Germany Hochschule für Musik Köln,  Music Academy in Stockholm, Edsberg department, Finland: Sibelius-Academy, and other music academies at: Turku, Kuopio, Oulu, Pietarsaari, Jyväskylä. Masterclasses at the festivals: Helsingborg Piano festival, Göteborg Piano Festival, Tjenre Festival in Artsakh.  

Anais Cassiers, performance of Chopin Etude op 10 no 5

Some videos of students

Here you can see a LIVE stream reports about all our projects and also - get to know more about my work, meet my students, look to many videos and many more exciting details!

Sten Ulloa Carler, performance in Hummer International Piano Competition, what took him to the Semifinal round.


Here I want to present my institution.

Look at www.mhi.kau.se for practical  and official info!

The campus of a Karlstad University-  Musikhögskolan Ingesund is located on the lake in the middle of the Swedish forest. Peaceful plays with many fantastic instruments, where future pianists can focus, practise and develop peacefully and fast!  Our institution developing really fast as well, besides best in country program for the instrumental pedagogues now we are building up the bachelor - soloist education, what will be launched in 2016! 

Sten Ulloa Carler, performance Hummel Etude.

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Musikhögskolan Ingesund

Ingesund Piano Forum

Anais Cassiers performing Scarlatti Sonata

Filip Michalak, Rautavaara Sonata no 2

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Filip Michalak Schumann Sonara no 2 mov 1

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Aristo Sham at the finals of Dublin International Piano Competition, Prokofjev Concerto no 3

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Besides deep devotion to the pedagogical work prof. Julia Mustonen-Dahlkvist is an artistic director of Glafsfjorden Music Festival and newly restarted  Nordic Piano Competition, www.nordicpiano.com

Prof. Julia Mustonen-Dahlkvist is also an important part of the development of the new Artistic Bachelor program at Karlstad University, where she also was a founder and creator of the educational plan for the main subject piano. 

We are happy to present this competition, what will take place at Ingesund School of Music in 2017!

New location, new rules, concerto final accompanied by the Wermland Opera
Orchestra conducted by Johannes Gustavsson, 
Live Streaming

Artistic Director: Prof. Julia Mustonen-Dahlkvist

Main Sponsor: Blüthner Pianos

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Read Prof. Julia Mustonen-Dahlkvists Article about the development of the instrumental pedagogical program. Published in PianoBulletin Magazine in Sweden. 

Jodyline Gallavardin Performing Saint- Saens. 


Daumants Liepins

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