Matthijs Verschoor studied in Amsterdam (MMus Sweelinck Conservatoire) and won several prizes to continue his studies in London and Rome. Among his teachers were Bart Berman, Willem Brons & John Bingham.

 

He performed throughout Europe as recitalist and soloist with a number of orchestras and broadcast many works from Bach to Messiaen, but also neglected composers like Korngold. 

 

Early in his career he started recording for RCA, Etcetera and Erasmus, works by Bach, Scarlatti, Handel, Beethoven, Chopin, Korngold (the complete sonatas), Rachmaninoff and Scriabin.


His playing is unanimously acclaimed by the press, calling him 'One of the Chosen' (Luister) and 'A superb pianist' (Gramophone).

 

Matthijs gave masterclasses at Trinity College of Music London, the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in Glasgow, the Gutenberg University Mainz, the UdK Berlin and the Escola Musica Berenguela in Santiago de Compostela (Spain).

 

Matthijs is a Steinway Artist since 2011

 

More about Matthijs? Please go to www.matthijsverschoor.eu