PIANO PROFESSORS

KONSTANTIN SEMILAKOVS
professor for the programs:
Annual Course, Artistic Master, Post-Graduate Master

„Rarely have I heard a young pianist in this day and age who plays so wonderfully and magnificently!“ – Jörg Demus
 
 Born in Riga in 1984, pianist Konstantin Semilakovs is laureate of the First Prize of the International Piano Competition in Porto, Portugal and prizewinner of the Competition for Young Pianists Ettlingen, Germany.
 Konstantin Semilakovs has performed in recital and chamber music concerts at the International Beethoven Festival Bonn, the Frankfurt Musikmesse, the Braunschweig Classix Festival, the Schleswig-Holstein and Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Music Festivals. He debuted with the Nuremberg Symphony Orchestra and Beethoven's Choral Fantasy at the Meistersingerhalle. He was awarded the Klassikpreis of West German Broadcasting and City of Münster, the Hans Sikorski Memorial Award, and the Prize of Ingolstadt Concert Association.
 Konstantin Semilakovs studied piano with Wolfgang Manz at the Nuremberg University of Music and with Michael Wladkowski at École Normale de Musique Alfred Cortot in Paris.
 After teaching positions at the Nuremberg University of Music and University Mozarteum Salzburg, he was 2018 appointed professor of piano at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna.
Laureate of the First Prize of the International Piano Competition in Porto, Portugal, prizewinner of the Competition for Young Pianists Ettlingen, Germany and Città di Pinerolo, Italy. He performed at the International Beethoven Festival Bonn, the Frankfurt Musikmesse, the Braunschweig Classix Festival, the Schleswig-Holstein and Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Music Festivals and at the Meistersingerhalle in Nuremberg.
After teaching positions at the University Mozarteum Salzburg and Nuremberg University of Music, he was 2018 appointed professor of piano at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna.

CLASSES 2019 - 2020

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