Antoine Pichon is a pianist recently featured on BBC Radio 3 In Tune.
He has had the opportunity to perform in 13 European countries. Following two recitals at the World Piano Conference in Novi Sad, Serbia, and the Festival Off in Colmar, France, he has been invited to perform again in Colmar in 2018. In August 2018 he toured in Austria, Germany, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia as part of the colluvio chamber music course.
After studying at the Mozarteum University Salzburg and the Royal College of Music (London), Antoine Pichon is a Master student at the Royal Conservatoire in Brussels. His teachers include Niel Immelman and George Kern.
Antoine Pichon has attended numerous masterclasses with some of today’s foremost pianists and professors, including Tatiana Sarkissova and Oxana Yablonskaya.
Recently, he won 3rd prize ex aequo at the WPTA International Piano Competition and the Yamaha special prize for the most interesting interpretation of a work by F. Chopin at the ICoM Piano Award in Hamburg. He received the Charles Villiers Stanford Scholarship Award to participate at the 5th Dublin International Piano Festival & Summer Academy in 2017. In 2012, Antoine was unanimously awarded the First Prize at the Vulaines-sur-Seine Piano Competition. In 2009 and 2011, he received the highest distinctions at the Grand Concours International de Piano (Paris).
29 October 2020, 12:30
Royal Conservatoire, Brussels
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