Alfonso Soldano, pianist

Who or what inspired you to pursue a career in music and who or what have been the most important influences on your musical life and career? Well, the way a human being expresses itself is not only because of innate talent, but more the context in which it grows. As for me, it was…

Annie Li, pianist

Who or what inspired you to pursue a career in music and who or what have been the most important influences on your musical life and career? I was eleven years old when I expressed my desire to become a pianist. I had recently changed teachers to the person who would become my most important…

Justin Badgerow, pianist

Who or what inspired you to pursue a career in music and who or what have been the most important influences on your musical life and career? My parents were both musicians and always provided the encouragement and support to pursue music as a calling. What have been the greatest challenges of your career so…

Macha Kanza, pianist

Who or what inspired you to pursue a carerer in music? My parents brought me into classical music, but at different times in my life. Then my teachers and some composers have opened a world of discoveries with which coexistence has become essential, beyond everyday practice. Who are what have been the most important influences…

Judith Jáuregui, pianist

Be patient with repertoires, know what works can be faced in a moment and wait to have more musical and vital experience for others.

Etsuko Hirose, pianist

I feel a strong affinity to Chopin, Liszt, Schumann… the music I can play from my soul, but I also love to play Beethoven, Ravel, Debussy, Rachmaninoff and many others.