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An avid interpreter of contemporary music and accomplished chamber musician, pianist Daniel Lorenzo performs at leading international festivals such as the Rheingau Music Festival, Experimental Festival Tokyo, Gulbenkian Lisbon, Schumannfest Düsseldorf, Musica Strasbourg, Schoenberg Center in Vienna, Philharmonie Essen, ZKM Karlsruhe, Darmstadt Summer Courses, Heidelberger Frühling, among others.
He has also worked with composers such as Helmut Lachenmann, Hans Zender, Rebecca Saunders, Friedrich Cerha and Nicolaus A. Huber.
In 2009-10, Daniel Lorenzo was a fellow of the International Ensemble Modern Academy and ‘Creator-in-Residence’ at Tokyo Wonder Site (Japan) in 2011.

He studied piano in his hometown of Barcelona and at The Hartt School, University of Hartford, USA with Carmen Martínez-Pierret and Luiz de Moura Castro. In Berlin, he focused on art song interpretation with Eric Schneider, Wolfram Rieger, Axel Bauni and Matthias Goerne and performed in recitals with Christiane Oelze, Sibylla Rubens, Verena Rein and Stephan Genz, among others. Furthermore, Daniel Lorenzo studied 20th century music at the Sorbonne University in Paris, where he obtained his doctorate with highest honours in 2013. In 2018 was published his book Luis de Pablo y el “poema en música” (Fundación SGAE, Madrid).

Daniel Lorenzo’s discography includes recordings with Peters/Naxos, Ensemble Modern Media and Thorofon Records. He is a founding member of the contemporary music ensemble MAM. manufaktur für aktuelle musik, a member of the Ensemble SurPlus and the Trio SurPlus, and a guest musician in the Ensemble Modern and in Ensemble Linea (Strasbourg). Since 2017 he teaches at the Cologne Conservatory (Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln), Campus Wuppertal.

View Daniel Lorenzo’s CV online @ LinkedIn and Ulysses.