International Stasys Vainiūnas Competition for pianists

International Stasys Vainiūnas Competition for pianists

Ernst Erlanson, Sweden

Participant data

Name of the educational insititution Musikhögskolan Ingesund, Arvika
Teacher Julia Mustonen-Dahlkvist

Swedish pianist Ernst Erlanson (1992) is active as a soloist, as well as a chamber musician. He has participated in several international piano competitions, including the Nordic Piano Competition (2017) and International Franz Liszt Piano Competition in Weimar. Since 2016 Ernst has also been hired as an orchestral pianist at the Wermland Opera. In 2017 he was awarded with the scholarship in piano by the Freemasons in Kristianstad. The pianist participated in masterclasses led by Per Tengstrand, Erik T. Tawaststjerna, Alexander Ghindin, Haochen Zhang, Olli Mustonen, Alexander Zolotarev, and Olga Kern.

I round program

  1. Johann Sebastian Bach | English Suite No. 3 · G minor BWV 808
  2. Sergei Prokofiev | Piano Sonata No. 6 · A major Op. 82
  3. Stasys Vainiūnas | "Fields Of Home" · Blooming Lily Of The Valley Op. 31

II round program

  1. Stasys Vainiūnas | "Lament" ·
  2. Claude Debussy | "Images" (oubliées) ·
  3. Johannes Brahms | 7 Fantasies · Capriccio in D minor. Presto energico; Intermezzo in A minor. Andante; Capriccio in G minor. Allegro Op. 116

III round program

  1. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart | Piano Concerto No. 20 · D minor K 466