Falko Steinbach

Bild: Falko Steinbach 2007 in Brauweiler 5Falko Steinbach’s inexhaustible fantasy, “mesmerizing sound,” and versatile piano technique make him one of the most interesting pianists of today. Born in Aachen and grown up in Leverkusen/Bergisch-Gladbach (Germany), Falko Steinbach has an extended international performance career with solo performances, as a soloist with orchestra and collaborative artist in America, Europe and Asia.

Bild: Falko Steinbach 2007 in Brauweiler 1He is regularly invited to important International Music Festivals and performance series, e.g. Tage Alter und Neuer Musik (Regensburg), Tage Neuer Musik (Brauweiler, Hamburg and Hannover), Kurt Schwaen-Competition (Berlin), New Opera Festival (Rome), Liszt Festival (Florida), Val Tidone-Festival (Italy), Primer Concurso Nacional De Piano-Claudio Herrera (Mexico), Four Corners Competition (Colorado), Composer’s Symposium (New Mexico), International Conference on Piano Musical Arts and Pedagogy (Taiwan), Kuala Lumpur International Master class (Malaysia), ACA Festival (New York).

Bild: Falko Steinbach 2007 in Brauweiler 3He also produced numerous CD’s as a soloist, with orchestra and as a collaborative pianist.  As a Steinway-Artist, Steinbach has always followed his own ideas in regard to repertory, interpretation, sound-production and recital presentations. While not neglecting classical repertory, one of his specialties is contemporary piano music. In this field he performed numerous world premiers and has cooperated with many significant composers.