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Pascal Meyer has appeared at festivals such as Holland Festival, Gaudeamus Muziekweek (Amsterdam), Rainy Days (Luxembourg), Archipel (Geneva), Musica (Strasbourg), Ars Musica (Brussels), Voix Nouvelles (Royaumont), Musikhost (Odense), Ciclo de conciertos de música contemporánea (Buenos Aires).
He has played as a soloist with the Philharmonic Orchestra of Luxemburg, The Sebastian Strings, the Orchestre de Chambre du Luxembourg, Nederlands Jeugd Orkest and ECM+. He played with conductors such as Peter Rundel, Peter Hirsch, Arturo Tamayo, Sylvain Cambreling and David Reiland.

He forms a piano duo with Xenia Pestova. Their recording of Karlheinz Stockhausen's MANTRA received prizes including a Diapason d'Or. Upcoming releases include three CD's with the complete music for two pianos by John Cage on the NAXOS label. Furthermore Pascal Meyer is part of the ALEA Piano Trio, the modern music ensemble Lucilin in Luxembourg and the new music sextet Looptail in Amsterdam.

He was prizewinner of the Luxembourg National Competition For Young Soloists in 1997 and 1999. He was finalist of the Silvio Bengali Piano Prize in Italy in 2001, was rewarded with the Fonds Stelmes Prize of the Jeunesses Musicales in 2004 and the Prix Arts et Lettres of the Institut Grand-Ducal in Luxembourg in 2010.

He studied at the Conservatory of Luxembourg, at the Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatory of St.Petersburg and finally obtained his Master's Degree at the Conservatory of Amsterdam where he studied with Jan Marisse Huizing, Håkon Austbø and Jan Wijn.

Title: John Cage, Works for Two Keyboards - Volume 3

Year: 2014

Label: NAXOS

Title: John Cage, Works for Two Keyboards - Volume 2

Year: 2014

Label: NAXOS

Title: John Cage, Works for Two Keyboards - Volume 1

Year: 2013

Label: NAXOS

Title: Karlheinz Stockhausen - MANTRA for two pianists and live electronics

Year: 2010

Label: NAXOS 2010

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