Passionate, sensitive, intelligent, and talented, these are a few words one can think of when listening to Yannick Van de Velde’s piano playing. He is among the summit of the musical scene in Belgium and across Europe.
Mr. Van de Velde is a prizewinner in many international competitions, such as the Busoni Competition in Bolzano, Italy (2015), Queen Elisabeth Competition (Prize WalkiersCarbonelle), Public prize and “Prix d’Argent” in the Piano Campus Competition in Paris, and first prize in the Nany Phillepart Foundation Competition.
Yannick Van de Velde performed across the world in famous venues such as the Philharmonie of Berlin, the Acropolis Museum in Athens, Lincoln Center in New York, to name a few. Mr. Van de Velde has studied with Klaus Hellwig, Elisso Virsaladze, Jean-Claude Vanden Eynden, and Jan Michiels.