Jakob Fichert enjoys a highly successful international career, playing solo and chamber music recitals in the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Hungary, Lithuania and other European countries. He has performed in venues such as the Queen Elizabeth Hall, the Purcell Room, the Wigmore Hall, the Cadogan Hall, the Fairfield Hall in Croydon and the Chamber Music Hall of the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, and has recorded for many European radio stations including numerous live broadcasts.
He studied at the Musikhochschule Karlsruhe with Wolfgang Manz, graduating with distinction before undertaking a postgraduate course at the Royal College of Music in London, studying with Yonty Solomon. He obtained a Masters Degree in Chamber Music and stayed on as a Junior Fellow at the RCM until 2003.
Among various projects he has given lecture recitals on the subject of piano and chamber works by Max Reger in Germany and Britain. Jakob Fichert has won numerous prizes at international competitions both as a soloist and chamber musician. These include the Valentino Bucchi International Piano Competition for twentieth-century music in Rome, the Liza Fuchsowa Memorial Prize at the Royal Overseas League and the International Taneev Chamber Music Competition in Kaluga and Moscow.
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