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Peter Bence is an internationally acclaimed piano virtuoso, composer and music producer who has taken the Internet by storm with his piano arrangements of Michael Jackson, Queen and Sia, collecting over 800 million views and a huge following on YouTube and Facebook over the past years. He has achieved sensational success with his edgy, percussive and expressive playing style that has transcended the boundaries between classical and popular music. He takes the piano to a whole new level, which inspires both younger and older generations of musicians and music lovers from everywhere around the world.
As a precocious talent, he started out on his musical career at the age of two and attended music school in his hometown, Hajduboszormeny, Hungary. He was considered a musical prodigy by teachers and peers and was accepted at the Franz Liszt University of Music in Debrecen while still a primary school child. After training in classical piano and composition in Hungary he continued his studies in film scoring and piano at Berklee College of Music in Boston, where he absorbed a wide spectrum of musical genres, many of which contribute to his style today. His biggest musical influences include John Williams, Michael Jackson, Queen, J.S. Bach, W.A. Mozart and many others…
Peter Bence holds the Guinness World Record for being the “Fastest Piano Player”. His live performances are attracting thousands around the world. Last year alone he performed in more than 20 countries on 4 continents and opened BBC’s Proms in the Park before an audience of 50,000.
Peter’s concerts are a feast for the eyes and ears. Anyone who has attended one of his performances will vouch for his virtuosic skill. Why not join us on this journey from classical to film music, from rock to pop, from Bach to Michael Jackson and Queen?