Mr. Wenzel Leon

Country of residence Germany

Biography

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

Competitions:

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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