Aljosa Jurinc

Best known for winning the 2012 International Robert Schumann Competition in the composer’s hometown of Zwickau, he was also a laureate at the 2016 Queen Elisabeth Piano Competition and the 2018 Leeds International Piano Competition, as well as a finalist at the 2015 International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition. In 2019, the president of Croatia awarded him the Order of the Morning Star for outstanding achievements in culture and the international promotion of his country.

His orchestral performances include collaborations with the Warsaw Philharmonic, Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ontario Philharmonic, Hallé Orchestra, National Orchestra of Belgium, Royal Flemish Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestre Royal de Chambre de Wallonie, Plauen-Zwickau Philharmonic, Brno Philharmonic Orchestra, Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, Sarajevo Philharmonic Orchestra, Kosovo Philharmonic, and Symphony Orchestra of the Serbian Broadcasting Corporation. 

Aljoša Jurinić holds a Concert Diploma from the University of Music Franz Liszt Weimar and a Master’s Degree from the Academy of Music of the University of Zagreb. He is currently pursuing a DMA at the University of Toronto with James Parker.