Alexej Gorlatch

His victory at the International ARD Music Competition in 2011, where Alexej Gorlatch simultaneous won the audience prize and six more special prizes, was preceded by a remarkable musical career – within just six years he won first prizes at nine important international piano competitions, including the one in Hamamatsu, Japan (2006), at the German Music Competition (2008), the International A. G. Rubinstein Competition (2009), and in Dublin (2009), as well as the silver medal in Leeds. The present recording of the famous Beethoven sonatas was made in July 2013 in Studio 2 of the BR in Munich.