UPCOMING EDITION
October 16-23rd 2021
@ Muziekcentrum Enschede
Enschede, The Netherlands

Wenzel, Leon

Germany
Participated in 2016
Group B
Biography
Born on 1997-12-07, Kassel (Germany).
Started to play piano at the age of 9 with Prof. Alexander Weht.
Since 2011 till 2016 has studied at the Hochschule fГјr Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover with Prof. Roland KrГјger.
Attended masterclasses of  Pavel Gililov.

Attended masterclasses of  Matti Raekalliio.

Competitions
Received 1st prize of Bitburger Klavierwettbewerb, 2012.
Received 3rd prize and special prize of Junior Schumann Competition Zwickau, 2014.
Received 1st prize and the Hans Sikorski-Special-Award of the „Deutsche Stiftung Musikleben“ of Jugend Musiziert, 2014.
Repertoire
FIRST ROUND
— J. S. Bach – Prelude & Fugue g minor from WK II BWV 885
— F. Liszt – from ‘Etudes d´execution transcendante’ no. 8 Wilde Jagd
— F. Schubert – Sonata D784 in a minor 2nd mov.
— F. Chopin – Ballade no.1 in g minor op.23
Second round
— L. van Beethoven – Sonata op. 110 in A flat Major
— J. Brahms – Variations op. 21 no.2 in D Major
— U. Chin – Toccata (Piano Study V)
Third round
The third orchestral round was introduced in 2020