Daniel Lebhardt


5 July 2018


Geoffrey Tozer Most Promising Pianist
Sydney International Piano Competition
Selected for representation: Young Concert Artists Auditions (France)
Selected for representation: Young Concert Artist International Auditions (USA)
Fifth Prize: China International Piano Competition (China)
Second Prize: Lagny-sur-Marne International Piano Competition (France)
First Prize: Intermediate Category Russian Music International Piano Competition (USA)

Daniel Lebhardt studied at the Franz Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest with Professor István Gulyás and Professor Gyöngyi Keveházi and, since 2010, at the Royal Academy of Music in London, firstly with Professor Christopher Elton, and currently with Professor Pascal Nemirovski. He has participated in Masterclasses with Alfred Brendel, Leslie Howard, Professor Ferenc Rados, Professor Natalia Trull, Professor Maxim Vengerov and Professor Mikhail Voskresensky.

Concert highlights include recitals at the Auditorium du Louvre in Paris and the Béla Bartók Memorial House in Budapest. He has also given recitals in Austria, Japan and the USA. Daniel took part in the BBC Proms Composer Portrait of Olga Neuwirth broadcast by Radio 3 in 2012, and has given recitals with clarinettist Mark van der Wiel and violinist Benjamin Baker.

In 2015 he was selected for representation by Young Classical Artists Trust (YCAT) in London and made his debut at Wigmore Hall, under the auspices of the Royal Academy of Music’s Patron’s Award.


2016 Competition Repertoire

Round 1: 20-Minute Recital

  1. Praeludium
  2. Allemande
  3. Corrente
  4. Sarabande
  5. Menuet I
  6. Menuet II
  7. Gigue
Graham Hair: Under Aldebaran (1984)
Béla Bartók: Étude Op.18 No.1 Allegro molto

Round 2: 30-Minute Recital

  1. Allegro vivace
  2. Adagio grazioso
  3. Rondo. Allegretto – Presto
Maurice Ravel: Jeux d’eau
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Étude-Tableau in E♭ Major Op.33 No.7

Round 1: 65-Minute Recital

  1. Intermezzo in A Major Op.118 No.2
  2. Intermezzo in E♭ minor Op.118 No.6
  1. Ondine
  2. Le Gibet
  3. Scarbo

Lento assai – Allegro energico – Grandioso – Recitativo – Andante sontsenuto – Quasi adagio – Allegro energico – Stretta quasi presto – Presto – Prestissimo – Andante sostenuto – Allegro moderato – Lento assai

Round 2: Accompaniment/Chamber Music

  1. Allegretto ben moderato
  2. Allegro
  3. Ben moderato: Recitative-Fantasia
  4. Allegretto poco mosso
  1. Allegro brillante
  2. In modo d’una marcia. Un poco largarmente
  3. Scherzo: Molto vivace
  4. Allegro ma non troppo

Round 1: 18th Century Concerto

  1. Allegro
  2. Larghetto
  3. Allegretto

Round 2: 19th or 20th Century Concerto

  1. Allegro non troppo
  2. Allegro appassionato
  3. Andante
  4. Allegretto grazioso