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Daniela Hlinkova

  • Pianist


Daniela Hlinková was born in Žilina, Slovakia. She began her musical education at the age of five and soon she won a number of prizes at national as well as international competitions as, for example, in 1983, at the International Youth Piano Competition "Virtuosi per Musica di Pianoforte" in Usti nad Ladem, Czechia.
On Lazar Berman`s recommendation she obtained a scholarship at the N. Rimskij-Korsakov-School of Music in St Petersburg where she was educated by Prof. Sergei Maltzev for four years. She continued her studies at the Academy of Music in Bratislava, Slovakia, with Prof. D. Varinska, and at the Music Academy in Bergen, Norway, where she was trained by her father, Jiří Hlinka. From 1993 on she studied at the Academy of Music, Cologne, where she was taught by Prof. Pavel Gililov. Here she was awarded the Bachelor Degree in 1998, and the Master Degree in 2001. She also attended master classes given by Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Dimitri Bashkirov, Alexander Lonquich, Leonard Hokanson, and Halina Czerny-Stefanska.