Alex Tuchman

Alex Tuchman is a prizewinner of the Bartok-Kabalevsky-Prokofiev International Piano Competition at Radford University in Virginia and the IBLA Grand Prize International Piano Competition in Sicily. He has performed at venues throughout New York including Steinway Hall, Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, New York University, and The Penn Club. Abroad, he has performed at The Central Conservatory in Beijing, China; the Chetham’s School of Music in Manchester, England; the Hochschule für Musik Franz Liszt in Weimar, Germany; and the Casa da Música in Óbidos, Portugal. In December of 2017, his performance of Franck’s Piano Quintet with Annie Fullard, Isabelle Durrenberger, Eva Kennedy, and Wei-An Hung was broadcast on Cleveland’s WCLV Classical radio.  He has appeared as soloist with the Bermuda Philharmonic at the Ruth Seaton James Centre for the Performing Arts in Devonshire, Bermuda.  Mr. Tuchman is the Founder and Artistic Director of the Bermuda Piano Festival.

 

Mr. Tuchman studied with Irina Edelman in the Honors Program of the Mannes Preparatory Division. He continued his studies at the Mannes School of Music as a pupil of Pavlina Dokovska, and in 2014, he graduated with academic honors and the Josef Fidelman Award. He earned his Master of Music degree from NYU Steinhardt as a student of Eteri Andjaparidze.  While pursuing his master's, he taught piano at NYU Steinhardt as a member of the adjunct faculty.  Mr. Tuchman is a candidate for the Doctor of Musical Arts degree at the Cleveland Institute of Music, where he studies with Antonio Pompa-Baldi.