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Sven Birch

Piano

Anton Bruckner Private University Linz

Sven Birch
Anton Bruckner Private University Linz
Sven Birch

Sven Birch was born in Denmark. He received his pianistic education in Aarhus, where he obtained the soloist diploma. Several scholarships enabled him to study in Vienna with Prof. Alexander Jenner. Masterclasses with distinguished pianists Tatjana Nicolajewa, Conrad Hansen, John Lill, Leonid Brumberg, Peter Feuchtwanger. Birch is a much asked for musician with a broad repertoire from Bach to contemporary music. He is a soloist, chamber music player, accompanist and conductor.  Concert tours took him to Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, the Faeroe Islands, Wales, Ireland, Germany, Belgium, France, Italy, Spain, Poland, Russia, Lithuania, Austria, Switzerland, Hungary, Czech Republic, Greece, Cyprus, Iran, Slovakia, Serbia, Turkey, the USA, Brazil, Mexico, India and Japan. Birch is a member of the `George Crumb Trio´ Linz, and the flute and piano duo Georgiadis/Birch. Sven Birch is teaching piano at the Anton Bruckner University of Music and is head of the keyboard Institute. He has also taught in the Royal Conservatory Copenhagen and Mozarteum Salzburg. He is frequently invited to give Masterclasses and has made several CD-, TV-and Radio recordings (BBC, NDR, WDR, DR, NRK, SR, ORF)