Born in Romania in 1977, Liana Vlad studied piano with Prof. Klaus Hellwig at Berlin’s Universität der Künste and earned a Piano Performance degree in Dresden in 2005. Parallel to her studies she studied Lied performance with the famous Berlin composer Aribert Reimann and with Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Irwin Gage, Wolfram Rieger and Axel Bauni while also working closely with solo voice majors and established concert singers through which she developed into a highly sought after Lied pianist and teacher. She has won several piano and chamber music competitions and has been featured in CD, radio and television productions in Germany, Romania and France. Liana Vlad teaches Lieder and Vocal Coaching at the Universität der Künste in Berlin and for several years has headed a Lieder master class at the Hanover Musikhochschule.
Songs by Justus Hermann Wetzel
Olivia Vermeulen, Mezzo-Soprano - Peter Schöne, Baritone - Liana Vlad, Piano - Eduard Stan, Piano