Mr. Wenzel Leon

Country of residence Germany


Born on 07.12.1997, Kassel (Germany)
Started to play piano at the age of 9 with Prof. Alexander Weht

Since 2011 till 2016 has studied at the Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover (conservatory) with Prof. Roland Krüger


1st prize of the Bitburger Klavierwettbewerb, 2012

3rd prize and special prize of the Junior Schumann Competition Zwickau, 2014

1st prize and the Hans Sikorski-Special-Award of the „Deutsche Stiftung Musikleben“ of the Jugend Musiziert, 2014

Competition repertoire:

First round:

  1. J.S. Bach. Prelude & Fugue g minor from WK II BWV 885
  2. F. Liszt. from 'Etudes d´execution transcendante' no. 8 Wilde Jagd
  3. F. Schubert. Sonata D784 in a minor 2nd mov.
  4. F. Chopin. Ballade no.1 in g minor op.23

Second round:

  1. L. van Beethoven. Sonata op. 110 in A flat Major
  2. J. Brahms. Variations op. 21 no.2 in D Major
  3. U. Chin. Toccata (Piano Study V)
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