Overview Teilen auf:
Information
Born1992
CountryCroatia
Intensive weeks

Scholar

Petar Klasan

Born in 1992 in Zagreb, Petar Klasan is one of the most talented Croatian pianists of the younger generation. He received his first musical training at the music school in Novska. In 2009, he began his studies at the Vienna University of Music and Performing Arts where he graduated in the class of Prof. Oleg Maisenberg. In October 2014, Petar enrolled for his master's degree in Vienna in the class of Stefan Vladar while also working on his Bachelor's degree at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague with Prof. Naum Grubert.

Petar Klasan has participated in numerous international master classes with renowned pianists and pedagogues such as Stephen Kovacevich, Karl-Heinz Kämmerling, Jasminka Stancul, Marina Ambokadze, Olga Cinkoburova, Pavel Gililov, Naum Grubert, Epifanio Comis and Eduardo Hubert. He is also a fellow of the International Music Academy in the Principality of Liechtenstein where he regularly attends intensive weeks of music tuition.     ?

He won prizes in national and international competitions, including the 1st prize at the 43rd and 45th National Competition in Dubrovnik (Croatia), 1st prize at the 9th European Music Competition in Turin (Italy), 1st prize and audience prize at the 16th International Competition "Lions Grand Prix" in Rijeka (Croatia), 1st prize and prize of the Croatian Composers' Association for the best performance of a Croatian piece at the Boris Papandopulo Competition in Zagreb (Croatia) and 3rd prize and the prize of the Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra at the 5th International EPTA Piano Competition "Svetislav Stancic" in Zagreb (Croatia).

In his native country Petar Klasan gave numerous concerts repeatedly performing with the Zagreb Soloists, the Zagreb Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Youth Orchestra of Zagreb and participated in numerous festivals. Abroad, he could be heard at the opening of the 28th EPTA conference in Madeira (Portugal), in Spain, Salzburg or in Vienna's Musikverein. He has performed under conductors such as Robert Lehrbaumer, Mladen Tarbuk, Vladimir Kranjcevic or Uros Lajovic. Petar Klasan was honored by the city Novska and the Croatian Ministry of Science, Education and Sports for his accomplishments in the field of culture in 2006/2007. He has recorded two CDs.

   August 2014

Information
Born1992
CountryCroatia
Intensive weeks

Media