Ozgur Aydin: Winner of the renowned ARD International Music Competition 1997 in Munich, the young Turkish pianist Ozgur Aydin is one of the most promising pianists of his generation. His individual, deeply musical interpretations have received enthusiastic critical and public acclaim.
The Suddeutsche Zeitung declared "He offered an outstanding performance, allowing himself no unneccesary indulgence and giving each note, every phrase deep meaning". The Salzburger Nachrichten praised his Chopin interpretations in the Mozarteum Concert Hall as "Elegance and strength" at the Salzburg Festival. The Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung quoted "...impressed with his sophisticated, versatile spectrum of technical and emotional statement".