Welcome to the official website of pianist Sharon Niessen

Below you can read the latest news of the pianist Sharon Niessen, such as upcoming concerts and reviews.

First year master recital

On July 2nd Sharon gave her first year master recital. She played Brahms with clarinettist Janneke Steinmann, Liszt and Debussy. She got a 9 out of 10.

Huygens Festival


On 30th of May duo Janneke Steinmann, clarinet and Sharon Niessen, piano participated in the Huygens Festival in Voorburg (NL). They worked together with the Matangi Quartet.

Article in Gooi- en Eemlander newspaper

Please click below to read the Dutch article.

Gooi- en Eemlander 27 mei 2015

TV Broadcasting Omroep Tilburg

Pianist Sharon Niessen was a guest during the program Studiocafé of Omroep Tilburg. She was invited to play and talk about a new project of Impresariaat Kunsten of the Fontys Conservatory.

To watch the video, please click on the following link:

Favourable review in ‘Wassenaarders’ newspaper

Sharon Niessen Voorschoten 2015On 8th March Sharon gave a concert in Adegeest nursing center in Voorschoten (NL). A nice review was written in ‘Wassenaarders’ newspaper. They wrote: “Niessen plays Rachmaninov masterly and represents the inexhaustable richness of melodies with brilliant pianism.” – “Her piano playing is perfectly in control and passionated.”


Review in Eindhovens Dagblad

IMG_1614Duo Martine Wijers and Sharon Niessen played during Stratumseind Klassiek in Eindhoven. The duo played a classical Sonata program with works of Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven. Eindhovens Dagblad wrote a review about their concert.

“….excellently streamlined.”
“The violinist had a beautiful tone in melodious passages…”