Formed in 2004 IZUMI Pianoduo won it's first prize already in 2005 in St. Petersburg, Russia. Followed by the International Competitions 'Un Ricetto in Musica' (Italy, 2008), the 'TV Music Award' (France, 2014), the 'Concours Musical de France' (France, 2015) and the 'Virtuozo Prize' (France, 2015) where Kiyotaka and Polina received first prizes. Izumi Pianoduo has a vast amount of performances to it's name. They have performed on the stages of Belgium, The Netherlands, Luxembourg, Switzerand, Italy, Germany, Russia, Japan and Thailand. Their performance of concertos for two pianos of F. Poulenc and W.A. Mozart was highly prized by music amatures and professionals. Next to their performing career they are invited to give masterclasses in Russia and Thailand.