Pianist MARKO HILPO has appeared around the world as a recitalist, Lied pianist and chamber musician. He studied with Hamsa Al-Wadi Juris and Ilmo Ranta at the Sibelius Academy and with Claudio Martinez Mehner and Dmitri Bashkirov at the Reina Sofia School of Music in Madrid.
In spring 2010, Hilpo won 3rd prize in the Maria Canals Piano Competition in Barcelona along with a special prize for the best performance of a work by Albéniz. He has appeared as a soloist with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Kuopio Symphony Orchestra and the Orquesta Sinfónica del Vallés. He teaches at the Sibelius Academy and the Theatre Academy in Helsinki and is also employed as a conductor and musician at the Helsinki City Theatre.
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