Date of Birth
21 Jul 1993
Lower Saxony 30161
Repertoire: The preliminaries
Round 1: 20-minute recital
|Joseph Haydn||Sonate E flat major Hob.XVI:52||14|
|Carl Vine||Threnody (1994)||Yes||4|
|Serge Prokofiev||Etude op.2 No.1||2|
Round 2: 30-minute recital
|Johann Sebastian Bach||WTC II Praeludium and Fuge in C sharp major BWV 872||3|
|Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy||Fantasie op.28||12|
Repertoire: The semi-finals
Round 1: 65-minute recital
|Ludwig van Beethoven||Sonata op.53 "Waldstein"||24|
|Béla Bartók||Sonata Sz.80||12|
|Robert Schumann||Sinfonische Etuden op.13||25|
Round 2: Accompaniment / Chamber Music
Sonata for Violin and Piano
Franck: Sonata in A major
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat major Op 44
Repertoire: The Finals
Round 1: 18th Century Concerto
Mozart: Concerto No 23 in A major K488
Round 2: 19th or 20th century Concerto
Schumann: Concerto in A minor Op 54
BiographySebastian Berakdar is regularly performing around Germany and Europe as well as on important festivals such as ‘Moselmusikfestival’, ‘Köthener Bachfesttage’. Among many other halls, he also played in ‘Grazer Musikverein’, in ‘Salle de la Sorbonne’ in Paris.
His playing was broadcasted many times on major German and Austrian radio and television companies.
Sebastian is prizewinner of numerous German-national as well as international piano competitions.
In 2010 he received the ‘Chopin-Prize’ of the Chopin Society Leipzig. In 2012 was awarded a scholarship of ‘Deutsche Stiftung Musikleben’ owed to outstanding achievements and performances. In 2014 he was awarded the 8000€ Juetting Foundation Schoparship.
Beside his studies he also worked with renowned artists such as Lee Kum Sing, Berd Goetzke and Matti Raekallio.
Sebastian Berakdar was born in Freiburg (Breisgau). Since 2011 he studies at Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover with the Polish pianist Prof. Ewa Kupiec.
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