Mrs. Hämäläinen Maria

Country of residence Finland


Born on 05.12.1996, St. Petersburg (Finland)
Started to play piano at the age of 6 with Prof. Tatjana Liko

Since 2006 till 2008 has studied at the Merikanto Music School (school) with Prof. Zsuzsa Horvath
Since 2008 till 2009 has studied at the Tampere Conservatory (conservatory) with Prof. Kristiina Kask-Valve
Since 2009 till now has studied at the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki (conservatory) with Prof. Hamsa Al-Wadi Juris


3rd prize of the XI International EPTA Piano Competition, Belgium, 2012

1st prize of the 24th Young Musician International Competition , 2014

2nd prize of the International ClaviCologne Piano Competition, Germany, 2015

Competition repertoire:

First round:

  1. J.S. Bach. Prelude & Fugue E Major from WKl I BWV 854
  2. A. Scriabin. Study op. 8 no. 12 in d sharp minor
  3. L. van Beethoven. Sonata op. 2 no. 2 in A Major 1st mov.
  4. S. Prokofiev. Sonata no. 3 op. 28

Second round:

  1. W. A. Mozart. Sonata KV 310 8 in a minor
  2. F. Liszt. Vallee d'Obermann
  3. M. Whittall. Sparkles from the Wheel
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