Masterclass Piano Prof. Cédric Pescia

Cédric Pescia studied with Christian Favre (Lausanne), Dominique Merlet (Geneva) and Klaus Hellwig (Berlin). He received further impulses from e.g. Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Daniel Barenboim, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Irwin Gage, Christian Zacharias and the Alban Berg Quartett. His training continued at the ‘International Piano Foundation’ on the shores of Lake Como with e.g. Dimitri Bashkirov, Leon Fleisher and William Grant Naboré. In 2002, he won one of the most important competitions, the ‘Gina Bachauer International Artists Piano Competition’ in Salt Lake City (USA).

Cédric Pescia performs concerts all over the world, both as a soloist and with well-known chamber music partners. In 2012 he was appointed Professor of Piano at the Haute école de musique de Genève.

Orchestral repertoire

The following repertoire is available for soloist performances as part of rehearsals and concerts with the orchestra.

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Klavierkonzert Es-Dur KV 271; Klavierkonzert d-Moll KV 466; Klavierkonzert C-Dur KV 467; klavierkonzert B-Dur KV 595
  • Ludwig van Beethoven: klavierkonzert Nr. 3 c-Moll op. 37; Klavierkonzert nr. 4 G-Dur op. 58; Klavierkonzert Nr. 5 Es-Dur op. 73
  • Robert Schumann: Klavierkonzert a-Moll op. 54
  • Felic Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 g-Moll op. 25
  • Frédéric Chopin: Klavierkonzert Nr. 2 f-Moll op. 21
  • Edward Grieg Klavierkonzert a-Moll op. 16

Summer Campus | 25. International Masterclasses
Course dates: 20. - 27. August 2021
Preselection: Video recording (YouTube link), free selection of the piece


Courses Summer Campus