My musical biography

Michael van Krücker, Pianoforte/Piano

After numerous successes in international music competitions as well as important scholarships, with whose support his concert activity has taken him over the years through almost many countries of Europe, to Asia, South America and the United States.

The major festivals at which Michael van Krücker has given guest performances include the Schleswig- Holstein Music Festival, Heidelberger Frühling (Germany), Festival de la Roque d’Anthéron (France), Pomeriggi Musicali (Italy), Julius Röntgen Festival Den Haag (Netherlands) and his performances with famous orchestras such as the Gürzenich Orchestra/Cologne Philharmonic, the Cologne Radio Orchestra and the Bamberg Symphony Orchestra.

A very important part of his artistic activities is also the music-making on period instruments.

He has appeared at the “Festliche Tage Alter Musik Knechtsteden”, the “Friedenauer Kammerkonzerten”, the “Kulturfesten im Land Brandenburg” as will as the Chorus Musicus Köln, the Rheinische Kantorei, with Rene Berman (viola da gamba) and the singers Barbara Schlick, Christiane Oelze and Klaus Mertens on period instruments.

In addition, Michael van Krücker frequently participates in radio and television broadcasts and has recorded numerous CDs for RCA Red Seal, Sony / BMG, Koch Schwann, Berlin Classics, NCA, NM Classics and TYXart.