Andrew von Oeyen ha iniziato i suoi studi musicali all’età di cinque anni, debuttando come solista in orchestra a dieci. Si è diplomato alla Juilliard School, dove ha studiato sotto la guida di Jerome Lowenthal, Herbert Stessin, Alfred Brendel e Leon Fleisher.
Può essere definito uno dei pianisti più affascinanti e interessanti della sua generazione; fin dal suo debutto da solista con la Los Angeles Philharmonic e Esa-Pekka Salonen, appena diciassettenne, si è esibito in tutto il mondo in concerti con orchestra e in recitals solistici, sempre con grande successo di pubblico e critica.
Tra i numerosi premi vinti, si segnala il Gilmore Young Artist Award nel 1999, e il primo premio al Lení Fé Bland Foundation National Piano Competition nel 2001.N
elle ultime stagioni Andrew von Oeyen ha suonato con le più prestigiose orchestre americane, tra le quali la Los Angeles Philharmonic, Saint Louis Symphony, Seattle Symphony, Atlanta Symphony, San Francisco Symphony, Philadelphia Orchestra, New Mexico Symphony; ha tenuto numerosi recitals alla Wigmore Hall di Londra, si è esibito nei più importanti festival, come Spoleto Festival USA, Ravinia Festival, “Piano en Valois” in Francia, Gilmore International Keyboard Festival.
Andrew von Oeyen has already established himself as one of the most captivating pianists of his generation. Since his debut at age 17 with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and Esa-Pekka Salonen, von Oeyen has performed to critical acclaim in recital and orchestral appearances around the world.
Recent concert highlights include Mr. von Oeyen`s return to London’s Wigmore Hall after his successful 2004 recital debut there. He also returned to the Gilmore International Keyboard Festival, where he won the prestigious Gilmore Young Artist Award in 1999, to the Spoleto Festival where he played and conducted to great acclaim, and to the Detroit Symphony for a subscription week. He made his debuts with the Philadelphia Orchestra, the Atlanta Symphony and the Grant Park Festival.
In 2006-2007, Mr. von Oeyen performs the Tchaikovsky Concerto No. 1 with the San Francisco Symphony and the New Mexico Symphony, a subscription week with the Philadelphia Orchestra (Rach/Pag), the Liszt 1 with the Rochester Philharmonic, the Barber with the Utah Symphony, the Beethoven 1 with the Hartford Symphony, the Rachmaninoff No. 2 with the Virginia Symphony and the Stamford Symphony, the Beethoven 4 with the Bratislava Philharmonic, and the Gershwin “Rhapsody in Blue” in Tuscaloosa. He performs recitals at the Kennedy Center and in Detroit and Fresno.
In recent seasons, Mr. von Oeyen has performed with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Saint Louis Symphony, the Seattle Symphony and the Singapore Symphony and has appeared in recital at Ravinia and in France at the “Piano en Valois” Festival. In addition to the Gilmore Young Artist Award in 1999, Mr. von Oeyen took First Prize in the first Lení Fé Bland Foundation National Piano Competition in 2001.
Mr. von Oeyen began his piano studies at age 5 and made his solo orchestral debut at age ten. A recent graduate of The Juilliard School and alumnus of Columbia University, he has studied with Jerome Lowenthal, Herbert Stessin, Alfred Brendel and Leon Fleisher. Mr. von Oeyen`s performances have been broadcast on National Public Radio and he has been a featured guest on NPR’s “Performance Today.” Mr. von Oeyen makes his home in New York and Paris.