As a prizewinner of several (inter)national competitions, Sharon Niessen is developing a successful career as a pianist. She performed throughout Europe, i.e. the Netherlands, Belgium, Switzerland and Czech Republic. She also gave a recital in Carnegie Hall New York.
Besides playing solo concerts, Sharon performs in chamber music ensembles as well, like her violin-piano duo with violinist Jeanine Melis and the Maggiore Piano Trio with Anna Britala (violin) and Camillo Cabassi (cello). She also played as a soloist with orchestras like the YouthOrchestra of the Netherlands, Helikon Orchestra (now Symphony Orchestra Eindhoven) and the Dutch Promenade Orchestra. She worked with conductors Jurjen Hempel, Kian Pin Hiu, Sander Teepen and Jules van Hessen.
- 2nd prize IMKA Music Competition for Maggiore Piano TrioOn July 31st Maggiore Piano Trio won the 2nd prize during the international IMKA Music Competition in the category chamber music. They played works of Joseph Haydn and Sergei Rachmaninov. Sharon [...]Read more