Peter Vanhove

Category:solist, artiest / groep, muzikant
Genre(s):20ste eeuw, romantiek, classicisme
Instrument(s):piano

Biography

Peter Vanhove studied at the Royal Conservatory of Brussels, the Lemmens Institute in Leuven and the Conservatory of Maastricht.
He obtained a First Prize for piano and chamber music, as well as a Master degree and teh "Performance Diploma" for piano. His teachers were Jean Brouwers, Daniel Blumenthal, Jo Alfidi and Frans Van Beveren. He was a graduate of the Axion Classics Contest, organized bij Dexia Bank, and was also awarded the "PJ.Van Paesschen" Prize.
In 1997 he became the first-classified finalist of the "Concorso Pianistico Europeo" in Ostuni (Italy), where Lazar Berman was chairman of the jury. During the same year he won the first prize of the "Concorso Internazionale per giovani interpreti" (Switserland). He also received a special "BRAHMS Prize" at the "Concorso Internazionale Città de Lodi" (Italy).
In 2002 his first CD "Flemish Romantic and Impressionist Piano Music" was enthusiastically acclaimed by the Belgian press and public.
"The combination of his refreshing approach and magnificent technique makes this recording utterly remarkable. One has no hesitation in speaking of a revalation.......our first acquaintance with this young musician is a genuine discovery"

Selective discography

A bouquet of forgotten flowersA bouquet of forgotten flowers (2015)
classical
Werner van Mechelen, Georges Lonque, Peter Vanhove, Flor Peeters, Henry Georges d'Hoedt, Prosper Van Eechaute, Lodewijk Mortelmans
When the soul listens. Lodewijk MortelmansWhen the soul listens. Lodewijk Mortelmans (2012)
20th century
Peter Vanhove, Lodewijk Mortelmans, Yuriy Mynenko
Cara Klara 4Cara Klara 4 (2007)
Marcel Ponseele, Joris Van den Hauwe, Jean-Claude Vanden Eynden, Philippe Malfeyt, Walter Boeykens, Vlaams Radiokoor (VRK), Peter Vanhove, Il Gardellino (...)
Bizet Georges - PianowerkenBizet Georges - Pianowerken (2007)
20th century
Peter Vanhove, Georges Bizet
IntermezzoIntermezzo (2003)
romanticism, 20th century
Peter Vanhove, Johann Sebastian Bach, Frédéric Chopin, Franz Liszt, Johannes Brahms, Sergei Rachmaninov
Flemish romantic and impressionist piano musicFlemish romantic and impressionist piano music (2002)
romanticism
Peter Vanhove, Prosper Van Eechaute, Joseph Ryelandt, Lodewijk Mortelmans, Peter Benoit, Arthur De Greef

Selectieve discografie als medewerker

A bouquet of forgotten flowersA bouquet of forgotten flowers (2015)
classical
Werner van Mechelen, Georges Lonque, Peter Vanhove, Flor Peeters, Henry Georges d'Hoedt, Prosper Van Eechaute, Lodewijk Mortelmans

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News:Peter Vanhove ontvangt de Fuga Trofee 2012 (27.11.2012)