Name: Igor Pancevski
Originally from: Macedonia
Last school attended: University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
Notable performance: Concerto performance with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
A native of Skopje, Republic of Macedonia, Igor Pancevski started playing the piano at the age of 8. Early in his studies, he was admitted to the National Music School of Macedonia. He pursued further education at the Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan and received his bachelor’s degree from Oberlin College. Igor completed his master’s degree and received a Professional Studies Diploma from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and is currently pursuing an Artist Diploma at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.
Igor has won several prizes at national and international competitions including First Prizes at Gorizia International Competition and Petar Konjovic International Piano Competition, Second Prizes at the 14th Biennial Beethoven Piano Sonata Competition and Heida Hermanns International Piano Competition, and Third Prizes at the Carmel Music Society Piano Competition and PianoArts North American Competition. Igor has performed as a soloist with the Interlochen Arts Camp and Academy Orchestras and the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, as well as in a live-televised performance with “Skopje Soloists” Orchestra in his native country. An avid chamber musician, Pancevski has performed in chamber music concerts and masterclasses given by musicians such as Menahem Pressler and Robert Mann.