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American Jazz Pianist Competition Winners Announced

Ohio's Benjamin Tweedt earns Grand Bohemian Prize

Benjamin Tweedt of Ohio will receive prizes totaling $8,000 after winning the American Jazz Pianist Competition’s Grand Bohemian Prize.

The American Jazz Pianist Competition on April 15 awarded its Grand Bohemian Prize to Benjamin Tweedt of Cincinnati, Ohio.

Held at Yamaha Artist Services in Manhattan, the fifth annual competition featured performances from seven pianists between the ages of 18-25 in both solo and trio formats.

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