O Martin Kasík
Martin Kasík is the winner of one of the world’s most prestigious competitions for Young Concert Artists Competition in New York 1999 – is dedicated to the piano to play from 4 years. He studied at the Janáček Conservatory in Ostrava under the leadership of Mgr. Monika Tugedliebové and ACADEMY of PERFORMING ARTS in Prague in the class of Prof. Ivan Klánského. Is the winner of many domestic and international competitions, among others. the competition of the Prague Spring 1998, holds prices Davidoff Prix 2000 for best artist in 28 years in the field of classical music and Harmony for the Prices of the most successful young artist for the year 2002.
He has toured in many prestigious concert halls in Europe (Berlin Philharmonic Hall, the Wigmore Hall in London, Gewandhaus Leipzig, Tonhalle Zürich, Concertgebouw Amsterdam, De Doelen in Rotterdam, Helsinki Finlandia Hall, Auditorio di Barcelona, etc.), the United States of America (the Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, Alice Tully Hall and Avery Fisher Hall in New York, Kennedy Center Washington, etc.), Japan (Tokyo Suntory Hall), the Tai-Taiwan (Philharmonic Hall) Singapore (Singapore Victoria Concert Hall).
As a soloist he performed. with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra, the DSO Berlin, Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich, Stuttgarter Philharmoniker, the Rotterdams Philharmonisch, Helsingin kaupunginorkesteri. Regularly cooperates with the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra and the Symphony Orchestra. the city of Prague FOK, with whom he toured the US and Japan.
In 2008, he became President of the Chopin Festival, Martin Kasík in Mariánské Lázně. Since 2009, a professor at the Prague Conservatory. As podagog is also at the Academy of performing arts in Prague.
Martin Kasík issued 12 CD in cooperation with companies, Supraphon and ArcoDiva.