Evren Ozel, piano

Hometown: Minneapolis, MN

Meet Evren

Evren performed on Show 249 with Quartet Tzigane, recorded in March 2012, at age 13. He will also perform on Show 329 on November 13, 2016.

Show 329 bio:

Evren Ozel (piano), 17, hails from Minneapolis, Minnesota, and lives in Boston, Massachusetts, where he studies with Wha Kyung Byun in the joint program between the Walnut Hill School for the Arts and the New England Conservatory Preparatory School. Evren was a semi-finalist in the Cleveland Piano Competition for Young Artists and a scholarship recipient from the Chopin Foundation of the United States. He recently attended the Oxford Philomusica Piano Festival in England where he had the opportunity to perform in masterclasses with Ferenc Rados, Menahem Pressler, and András Schiff. He has previously appeared on From the Top on Show 249 recorded in Carmel, Indiana. Outside of music, Evren satisfies his academic curiosity and imagination by immersing himself in his schoolwork.

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