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Mr Iwan Owen

Biography

Iwan Owen graduated with distinction from the Royal Northern College of Music in 2019 with a Master’s degree. He studied with Benjamin Frith on a full scholarship as an ABRSM Scholar and won the college’s Piano Recital Prize in 2018. He was also awarded the Shirely Catarall Award and the Elsie Thurston Accompanist Prize.

Iwan has enjoyed success in national and international competitions; a finalist in Keyboard category at the Royal Over-Seas League Competition in February 2016 and, in 2014, he won first prize at the Llangollen International Eisteddfod and the National Eisteddfod of Wales. He was also awarded Gregynog Young Pianist of the Year in 2013.

Iwan has participated in masterclasses given by renowned pianists including Paul Badura-Skoda, Peter Frankl, John Perry, Nelson Goerner, Pascal Rogé, Phillippe Cassard, Vovka Ashkenazy, Kathryn Stott, David Owen Norris and Stefano Fiuzzi. He has also received coaching from Susan Tomes, Peter Cropper, Sara Bitlloch, Jeremy Young, Antonia Koster, Petr Prause, Natalie Klouda, Leonard Elschenbroich and Qian Wu.

Collaborative piano is the main focus of Iwan’s work, and he enjoys working closely with numerous singers and instrumentalists. He joined Ensemble Cymru in 2019, an ensemble which focuses on bringing chamber music to audiences in and around Wales. He was also accepted on to the Live Music Now Scheme in 2016.

Born in 1995, Iwan Owen hails from Anglesey, North Wales and started learning the piano at the age of 7. He studied with Iwan Llewelyn-Jones from the age of 9 until attending the RNCM.

Contact Iwan

Address: 127 Lapwing Lane
West Didsbury
Greater Manchester
M20
Phone: 07500523413
Mobile: 07500523413
Fee (30 minutes): £15.00
Fee (60 minutes): £30.00

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