Fazioli Piano Festival: concerto di Ivan Krpan 29/09/2019 at 11:00 in Sala Guarneri
At the age of 20, in 2017, he won the first prize at the Concorso Pianistico Internazionale Ferruccio Busoni, one of the most prestigious competitions in the world.
Born in Zagreb (Croatia) in a family of musicans, Ivan Krpan started studying piano at the age of six, with Renata Strojin Richter. He started winning important international and national prized when he was young, including the firts prize at the EPTA International Piano Competition in Bruxelles, at the International Piano Competition Young Virtuosi in Zagreb in 2014, at the International Piano Competition of Enschede in Netherlands, ant the Ettlingen International Competition for Young Pianists.
He also won the second prize at the International Danube Piano Competition of Ulm in Germany, the 4th prize at the first edition of the International Zhuhai Mozart Competition in Zhuhai, China, and the 3rd prize at the 10th Moscow International Frederick Chopin Competition for Young Pianists.
In his first series of concerts after winning the Premio Busoni, he went on tour in Italy and South Korea. Later, he perfomed in many concerts in Japan, Germany, Austria, Italy, France, South America in the 2018-19 season.
In 2018 Ivan Krpan he recorded an exclusive album for the online platform IDAGIO, with pieces by Schumann and Chopin, available in streaming since May 2018 on IDAGIO.
Organization: CremonaFiere and Fazioli