Markus Groh

Germany, 1970
The German pianist Markus Groh gained worldwide recognition after winning the Queen Elisabeth Competition in 1995. He has acquired international renown by working with orchestras such as the London Symphony, the Cleveland Orchestra, the Budapest Festival Orchestra, the New Japan Philharmonic, the St. Petersburg Philharmonic and the Residentie Orchestra. In addition, he has given recitals in all the world’s main concert halls, including the Concertgebouw, the Wigmore Hall, the Berlin Philharmonie, the Musikverein and Carnegie Hall. Groh garnered rave reviews for his all-Liszt CD. His recording of the Totentanz received several awards, including being named ‘Editor's Choice’ in Gramophone Magazine.

Besides the International Piano Competition held every three years, the Liszt Competition also hosts a number of other concerts and events.

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