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, Diaghilev Festival Perm, Schumannfest Düsseldorf, Musica Strasbourg, Schoenberg Center in Vienna, Philharmonie Essen, ZKM Karlsruhe, Darmstadt Summer Courses, Heidelberger Frühling, among others.
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. 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.
Furthermore, he studied 20th century music at the Sorbonne University in Paris, where he obtained his doctorate on Basque composer Luis de Pablo with highest honours (‘très honorable avec félicitations du jury’) in 2013.
Daniel Lorenzo’s discography includes recordings with Peters/Naxos, Ensemble Modern Media and Capriccio/Delta Music. He is a founding member of the contemporary music ensemble MAM.manufaktur für aktuelle musik and a guest musician in the Ensemble Modern and in Ensemble Linea (Strasbourg).
Programme with Verena Rein and Brian McCurdy
Works of German and American composers for soprano, clarinet and piano
Spohr: Sechs deutsche Lieder
Elliot Carter: Gra
Ned Rorem: Ariel auf Gedichte von Sylvia Plath
Schubert: Der Hirt auf dem Felsen
Programme with Verena Rein and the Chordos Quartet
French works of the Belle Époque for soprano, string quartet and piano
Chausson: Chanson perpetuelle
Ravel: String quartet
Fauré: La Bonne Chanson
DVD - THE LIBERATION OF SOUND/DIE BEFREIUNG DES KLANGS
The innovative film about classical singing by Verena Rein
with Daniel Lorenzo, piano
miku media/ Edition Peters
Naxos Video Library
More DVD and CD releases at Ensemble Modern Media and Capriccio/Delta Music.