Claudio Martinez (piano) is the professor of Basel Music Academy (Switzerland).
He graduated from the Madrid Royal Conservatory (class of prof. Amparo Fuster, Pedro Lermo, Joaquin Soriano)(Spain), P.I. Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory, the Queen Sofía College of Music in Madrid (class of prof. Dmitry Bashkirov), University of Music Freiburg (Germany), Musical Academy in Lake Como (Italy), Peabody's Conservatory in Baltimore (class of Prof. Vitaly Margulis, Leon Fleischer) (USA).
The finalist of the International Competition of Paloma O'Sha in Santander (Spain, 1990), the 1st Prize at the international competitions «Chimay Foundation» (Belgium, 1993), «Pilar Bayona» (Spain, 1992) and «Dino Ciani» (Italy, 1993).
As a soloist, he performed in the largest cities of Europe, the USA, Russia, Central America, Japan and Korea.
In 2011, he was appointed the professor of Basel Music Academy (Switzerland).
Claudio Martinez Mehner is not just an artist, but a composer, a thinker, a philosopher, and a mentor to so many young artists.Broadwayworld