Piano Duo "Marialena Fernandes & Ranko Markovic"
The four-hands piano duo "Marialena Fernandes & Ranko Markovic" are touring India this February, performing western classical music programmes featuring music by Viennese and Non-Viennese composers.
Marialena Fernandes and Ranko Markovic have been performing as a piano duo since 2000 and are particularily known for their performances of piano transcriptions of symphonies by Gustav Mahler and Anton Bruckner. They have performed at reputed institutions in Austria and international concert halls in New York, London and Montreal and have recently toured Brazil and India amongst other countries.
Marialena Fernandes was born in Mumbai and has been a recognized pianist in the international scene for several years. After completing her studies primarily in Vienna, she has performed in solo-, chamber music- and orchestra concert appearances on international stages. Marialena Fernandes is a Professor at the ‚University of Music and Applied Arts Vienna‘, a jury member at international piano competitions and regularily holds piano workshops and master classes.
Ranko Markovic was the Artistic Director of the ‚Conservatory Vienna Private University‘ from 1999 until 2014. Born in Zagreb, Croatia, he studied at eminent music academies in Salzburg, Budapest, Moscow and London. Marko Rankovic has performed recitals and chamber music concerts internationally and has recently played with Austrian chamber music ensembles in China.
When: Tuesday, 18 February 2014 at 6.30 pm
Where: Hungarian Information and Cultural Centre, 1 Janpath, New Delhi 110011
Details: Please contact the Delhi School of Music for details
When: Friday, 21 February 2014 at 7.30 pm
Where: Alliance Francaise Bangalore, Thimmaiah Road, Opp.UNI Building, Vasanthnagar, Bangalore – 5600052
When: Saturday, 22 February 2014
Where: to be communicated
RSVP: Please contact the Chennai Western Music Association for details.