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One of the foremost Brazilian pianists of his generation, Leonardo Hilsdorf has successfully performed around the globe and is the prizewinner of several international competitions in Germany, France, Spain, Mexico and Brazil.
Acclaimed by the critics, his performances were hailed as "phenomenal" (Fuldaer Zeitung) and "charming and masterful" (L'Independent). During the last two years he has been one of the select soloists in residence at the Queen Elisabeth Musical Chapel of Belgium, where he worked with Maria João Pires, his current mentor.
Recent and future engagements include, among others, appearances at the Maison de la Radio in Paris, BeethovenHaus in Bonn, Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, Flagey and Bozar in Brussels, in addition to Sala São Paulo and Teatro Municipal do Rio de Janeiro. He has performed with the Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra, the Royal Wallonie Orchestra, the Yucatán Symphony Orchestra and with all major Brazilian Orchestras, like the Sāo Paulo State Symphony, Brazilian Symphonic Orchestra and the Minas Gerais Philharmonic.
"A musician of great talent and extraordinary musicality, with an out of the ordinary ability
to analyze and create."
Maria João Pires
Eser Menezes / (+55) 11 3198-4995 /