Date of Birth
09 Feb 1990
Repertoire: The preliminaries
Round 1: 20-minute recital
|J. S. Bach||Prelude and fugue in C sharp major BWV 872||4|
|W. A. Mozart||Variations on a theme by Duport KV 573||9|
|S. Rachmaninov||Prelude in G major op. 32 no. 5||3|
|S. Rachmaninov||Prelude in g sharp minor op. 32 no. 12||3|
Round 2: 30-minute recital
|Percy Grainger||"Lullaby" from "Tribute to Forest"||Yes||5|
|L. van Beethoven||Sonata in A major op. 2 no. 2||21|
Repertoire: The semi-finals
Round 1: 65-minute recital
|J. S. Bach||Overture in French Style BWV 831||31|
|R. Schumann||Carnaval op. 9||30|
Round 2: Accompaniment / Chamber Music
Sonata for Violin and Piano
Brahms: Sonata No 3 in D minor Op 108
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat major Op 44
Repertoire: The Finals
Round 1: 18th Century Concerto
Beethoven: Concerto No 1 in C major Op 15
Round 2: 19th or 20th century Concerto
Rachmaninoff: Concerto No 2 in C minor Op 18
BiographyAlina Bercu was born in 1990 in Romania. She started her piano lessons at the age of 7.
She began her academic studies with Grigory Gruzman and continued them with Wolfgang Manz, Michael Sanderling and Angelika Merkle.
She has performed at numerous renowned concert halls throughout Europe, America and Asia:
Carnegie Hall - New York, Théâtre de Vevey, Tonhalle – Zürich, Prinzregententheater – München, Tonhalle – Düsseldorf, Musikhalle – Hamburg. She has played with prestigious orchestras, such as: Wiener Philharmoniker, Orchestre de chambre Lausanne, “Mozart Orchester” – Hamburg.
Alina is laureate of various international competitions: “Clara Haskil”, “Premio Trio di Trieste”, “The World Piano Competition”, “Zf Musikpreis”, “A.M.A. Calabria”.
Her debut CD, recorded in conjunction with Ilian Garnet, Laureate of „Queen Elisabeth” Violin Competition in Brussels, with works by Schubert and Brahms, was awarded the „Cle d'or” and „Golden Label” Prizes (coproduction Label „Fuga Libera” and BNP Paribas Fortis).
Documentation of musical studies
Documentation of musical activity
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