Belgian pianist, Marie François, started to play the piano at the age of five. She finished her Bachelor degree, Summa Cum Laude, with Prof. Joop Celis at the Conservatory of Maastricht in 2015. Recently she finished her masters degree, Summa Cum Laude,in Belgium with Prof. Alan Weiss. This year she continues her studies with Polina Leschenko in Antwerp and Lilya Zilberstein in Vienna.
François has already performed in Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, Luxemburg, Italy, UK and USA.
Among those performances a concert in the Small Hall of the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam. In 2015 she got invited to the B-Classic Festival in Belgium, in 2016 to the Miami Piano Festival and in 2018 to the Chambermusic Festival in Schiermonnikoog, The Netherlands.
François took part in masterclasses from Elisabeth Leonskaja, Jan Wijn, Alexander Melnikov, Yoheved Kaplinsky, Anton Nell… An artist who influences her outside of school is Sergio Tiempo.
At the end of this year her debut cd will come out