Biography

Hanna Bachmann plays with great musicality, creativity and technical skill. Her delicate sound and her interpretation are a testament to a mature personality at the piano’

– Kirill Petrenko, general music director of the Bavarian State Opera

 

Having firmly established herself as an internationally recognized recitalist, Hanna travels extensively, not only in her home country of Austria, but also to Germany, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Slovakia, the Principality of Liechtenstein and Switzerland.

Notably, she has performed numerous times at the Beethoven House Bonn, at Bonn’s ‘Beethovenfest’ as well as the city’s ‘Beethoven@home’ festival and at the ‘Beethoven-Campus’. Hanna’s frequent solo and chamber music recitals at the ‘Blüthner Concert Series Vienna’ are always received with great enthusiasm by the audience, as was her performance at the ‘Ambassadors-in-Concert-Gala’ at Musikverein Wien in 2017. The well-established Summer Festival ‘Kultursommer.Semmering’ in the same year even saw her perform four times.

A few selected highlights of the current year are concerts in Great Britain and Mexico, as well as a recital at the ‘Bodenseefestival’ and a concert appearance with the orchestra ‘Sinfonietta Vorarlberg’ under the baton of Tibor Bényi.

Her lied and chamber music partners include Angelika Niakan, Isabel Pfefferkorn, Lea Müller, Maximilian Hörmeyer, Dominik Wagner, Veronika Blachuta and Julia Hagen among others.

In addition to claiming numerous top prizes at both national and international piano competitions, such as first prize at the ‛International Bachelor Piano Award 2015’ in Düsseldorf, Hanna is also a proud recipient of the Vorarlberg’s ‛Richard-Wagner Scholarship’.

Hanna’s debut CD with works by Janacek, Beethoven, Ullmann and Schumann was released in November 2016 by the German label TYXart. The press has praised her ‘astonsishing maturity’ and ‘promising future perspectives’ (Klassik.com), and has acclaimed her interpretations as ‘pianistic-musical promises’ (Glarean-Magazine).

This rising musician was born in 1993 and was accepted as a student of Ferenc Bognar‘s class at the Vorarlberg State Conservatory in Feldkirch at the age of twelve, before moving to Florian Krumpöck in Vienna. From 2011 to 2017 she studied with Pavel Gililov at the Mozarteum Salzburg, where she completed both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees with distinction. Hanna has also received further artistic guidance from distinguished artists such as Elisabeth Leonskaja, Elisso Virsaladze and Daejin Kim amongst others.