Balázs Fazekas

Balázs Fazekas

Balázs Fazekas, a young pianist born on the border of Hungary and Slovakia, showed his extraordinary talent in music from a very young age. He won several competitions as a boy and was recognized as a laureate. At the age of 15, he began studying at the musical conservatory in Kosice, and he had already won 3rd prize at an international Toperzer Competition and a special prize from EMCY. His study in Košice was full of concerts and competitions over Europe.


After four years of study, he won 1st prize at the I. Chopin International Competition in Vienna, with a special prize of concerts in Poland.


In 2016, Balazs Fazekas formed a PianoDuo with Kateryna Shapran.


From 2019 he lives in Düsseldorf and study at the Robert Schumann Music Academy.


In 2022, he was a semi-finalist on an International Chopin Competition in Darmstadt.


Concert review​

„Music is the heart of life.
„She speaks love;“ without it, there is no possible good, and with it everything is beautiful.“

Franz Liszt