In 2019, he won the third prize at the Lyon International Piano Competition, and in 2017, he won the gold medal at International Chopin Competition in Asia, and many other prizes. He has performed with Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra, Japan Philharmonic Orchestra, Kansai Philharmonic Orchestra, Gunma Symphony Orchestra, and FILARMONICA BRASOV.
He has been engaged in research on music information processing at the Institute for Research and Coordination in Acoustics/Music (IRCAM) for six months since September 2018, and gave recitals in Paris, Vienna, Poland, and elsewhere to great acclaim. In December 2019, he held his first solo recital tour in five cities in Japan. In the following year, he made his debut at Suntory Hall, where tickets sold out on the day of release. And in June 2021, he made his debut at Blue Note Tokyo.
In December 2020, he released his first album “HAYATOSM” (eplus music), which was distributed worldwide. In Japan, it topped charts for both classical music and the overall music categories. In 2019, he played piano and arranged all the songs in the album “Sumi Shimamoto (character voice of Nausicaa) sings Ghibli Renewal Piano Version” (WMJ). He is involved not only in classical music but also in collaboration with various genres of artists and in composing and arranging commercial music. He has appeared on numerous TV programs as a pianist. He is a CASIO electronic instrument ambassador and Steinway Artist, as of 2021.
A.Weissenberg - En avril à paris
Chopin - Waltz No.1
H.Sumino - Big Cat Waltz
Chopin - Polonaise Op.53
Liszt - Liebesträume No.3 (Arr. Hayato Sumino)
Liszt - Nuages Gris S.199
Saint-Saens / Liszt - Danse Macabre S.555
Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 (Arr. Hayato Sumino)
(Program may be subject to changes)