February 17 - February 23 2024
@ Muziekcentrum Enschede
Enschede, The Netherlands

Edita Stankeviciute

United Kingdom
Judged in 2024

Edita is a Lithuanian-born piano virtuoso who initially gained fame for her performances across the former USSR. After health issues shifted her focus, she has dedicated herself to teaching and has gained wide recognition in the field. She's contributed significantly to music education, both as a faculty member at various institutions and as a chief music specialist in Lithuania's Department of Culture. Her expertise is often sought after for competitions and masterclasses across Europe.

Edita founded Windsor Piano School, where her students consistently win prestigious awards in international competitions. She currently holds visiting professorships at conservatories in Ribera and Palermo, Sicily. Her impact on music education continues to be profound, inspiring a new generation of musicians.