Grigory Gruzman Germany ← Back to list
Dates of masterclasses: 7 - 11 May 2021
Born 1956 in St. Petersburg.
First piano lessons at the age of five Attended Special music school for gifted children in St. Petersburg. While attending school more than 300 appearances on stage in different Russian cities. Studies with Prof Gregory Haimowsky at the Academy of Music in Jerusalem and with Prof. Vitalij Margulis at the University of Music in Freiburg (Germany).
Finalist and prizewinner of the international piano competitions in Monza and Vercelli (Italy).
More than 1.000 Performances as soloist and chamber musician (among many others, member of the Shostakovich-Trio 1986-1996), as professor in international masterclasses in almost all European countries, the Far East, Latin America, USA, Australia.
More than 100 performances broadcasted by TV and radio stations all over the world. His arrangement (Modest Mussorgsky’s “Pictures of an Exhibition” and many others) for piano-trio received special attention.
From 1998 to 2006 Professor of Piano at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg. Since 2006 Professor of Piano at the University of Music FRANZ LISZT Weimar. His students have won more than 50 prizes in international competitions (among others in Hamamatsu, Warsaw, Brussels, Leeds...)
Since 2006 Chairman of the International „FRANZ LISZT Competition for Young Pianists“ and of the International Rachmaninow Competition for Young Pianists Frankfurt.