Pervez Mody  concert pianist, is known for his spirited and thrilling performances with deep emotions and an individually access for music. He enjoys a big reputation on the concert circuit and participated in "Martha Argerich & friends" and Martha Argerich certified:"he is an extraordinary musician and performing artist of a very unique kind. I was fascinated by his powerful emotions...it was an unforgettable experience!" She shows herself thrilled about Modys interpretation of the music by Alexander Scriabin "..he has a deep connection with Scriabin..."   

die neue CD Vol. 5 Foto: Markus Sontheimer

The beginning

The virtuoso concert pianist, who was born in Mumbai / India and lives in Germany was an exceptionally gifted child and began learning the piano at the age of four with Feroza Dubash Labonne and Farida Dubash in India, teachers who profoundly influenced his musical interpretations and his understanding of western classical music.

 

 

Even in his youth he won a record number of competitions, prizes and distinctions and was in great demand as a concert performer.

He then won a scholarship to study at the famous Tchaikovsky Concervatory in Moscow with Professor Margarita Fyodorova, who introduced him to the works of Alexander Scriabin and predicted in her letter of recommendation: "Pervez Mody is a talented young pianist with a bright future ahead."

 

 

Studies

After his brillant graduating from Moscow as a "Master of fine Arts" with the highest distinctions in solo performance, chamber music and Lied accompaniment, he undertook further studies -again with a scholarship- with Prof. Fanny Solter and Prof. Miguel Proenca at Karlsruhe University of Music and gained the highest distinctions in both his postgraduate studies and his performance diploma. Pervez Mody has participated in master classes with Prof. Sontraud Speidel and Prof. Eduardo Hubert.

 

Tutor

He took up invitations to be jury member, so at the "International Piano Competition" in Huesca (Spain) and has taught his own master classes in Germany, Argentina and India.

 

concerts

Pervez Mody is frequently invited to travel as an concert pianist in Europe, Asia, USA and South America to give solo performances at concerts, festivals and piano recitals, piano concerts with orchestras and appear in a variety of chamber music ensembles. So with the violinist Isabel Steinbach as "Duo Appassionata".

He has made several CD recordings for NAXOS, THOROFON, ANTES among others and has performed on Radio and Television. For example Telefision Tajikisthan, BBC Channel 4, Radio Aracadia (Canada) and All India Radio. He has also been broadcast on Südwestrundfunk, Deutschlandradio Kultur, NDR, WDR, BayernKlassk, ORF, Swiss Classic a.o.

 

Now he records the complete work of Alexander Scriabin under the label THOROFON and the professional musician world is full of praise for his Scriabin Interpretation.

 

Since june 2012 Pervez Mody belongs to the Steinway Artists.

 

"...he is not only a pianist but also a musician and wonderful artist..." (El Norte, Argentinia).