DUO ANCELLE BERLINSKAYA, both coming from a long line of famous performers, and both accomplished soloists, Ludmila Berlinskaya and Arthur Ancelle have developed a Franco-Russian piano duo symbolized by an unfaltering mutual understanding. They aspire, thanks to their...

ZLATA CHOCHIEVA, Russian pianist Zlata Chochieva first came to international attention with her highly-praised recordings of works by Chopin and Rachmaninov (Piano Classics), establishing her as a distinctive voice amongst pianists with a deep affinity with these...

HIROAKI TAKENOUCHI, Takenouchi’s curiosity and a natural penchant for integrity makes his playing and vast repertoire unique amongst his generation of pianists. His love for the music of classical masters – particularly Haydn, Beethoven and Chopin – sits side by side...

FLORIAN NOACK. After having been named ‘Emerging Artist of the Year 2015’ by ECHO Klassik for the recording of his own piano transcriptions, Florian Noack was awarded the Diapason d’Or of the Year, the International Classical Music Award (ICMA) and the Octave de la...

PETER FROUNDJIAN, born and raised in Berlin. Studies at the University of Music (HdK) Berlin with Gerhard Puchelt among others. Received further valuable artistic impulses from the Schnabel and Galston pupil and later music writer Walther Kaempfer. Piano lecturer at...

17.08. Simon Callaghan

Steinway Artist Simon Callaghan performs internationally as a soloist and chamber musician. His recent tours have taken him to Japan, Malaysia, Thailand, throughout Europe and on two occasions to the Banff Centre in Canada. He has performed at all of the UK’s major...