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Saturday, October 8, 2022
All Day Event


2022 Bob Ravenscroft International Jazz Piano Competition

The Finals of the inaugural Bob Ravenscroft International Jazz Piano Competition will be held on Saturday, October 8th. After a Preliminary round that featured video submissions from all over the world, these six outstanding artists have been invited to Scottsdale to perform solo piano selections in Ravenscroft Hall before a live audience and an esteemed panel of judges:

Nicki Adams (USA)

Antoine Bacherot (France)

Antoine Bouchaud (France)

Michael Clement (USA)

Horváth Balázs (Hungary)

Jason Yeager (USA)

(Names are shown in alphabetical order)


10:30 AM - Finalists Performing in Ravenscroft Hall (standards/jazz classics)

12:00 Noon - Lunch Break in Jazzbird, music provided by Nicole Pesce

1:30 PM - Competition Finals in Ravenscroft Hall (free improvisations)

3:00 PM - Awards Ceremony in Ravenscroft Hall, featuring a performance by Bob Ravenscroft

Note the $10 general admission, “all-day pass” ticket, provides attendees access to all events in Ravenscroft Hall. During the lunch break, a catered meal will be available for separate purchase.

To learn more about the competition, including its prize packages and event adjudicators, visit:


Ravenscroft Hall
8445 E. Hartford Drive
Scottsdale AZ 85255


This is a general admission performance - the seats are on a first come, first serve basis when you arrive at the venue.

Doors open 1/2 hour prior to start of performance.