Julius Drake

Pianist
 

Julius Drake

Pianist
 
“I feel tremendously lucky to be able to earn my living playing the piano. I am constantly stretched and stimulated by the music I play and I’m inspired by many marvellous friends and colleagues with whom I share the platform. I am very privileged.”

Julius Drake, the nonpareil collaborative pianist.”

The New Yorker, May 2018

 

News

Julius Drake and Gerald Finley Return to Wigmore Hall

“The perfect duo” (The Arts Desk), Julius Drake and bass-baritone Gerald Finley return to London’s Wigmore Hall on 15 June. The programme features songs by Schubert, Rachmaninov, Turnage and some rarely performed songs by Britten, notably his early Walter de la Mare...

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Forthcoming Engagements

18jun13:15Julius Drake & Katarina Karneus - Royal Welsh College13:15 Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

19jun20:00Julius Drake & Anna Prohaska - Mananan Festival20:00 Erin Arts Centre

25jun20:00Schubertiade - Schwarzenberg20:00 Angelika Kauffmann Saal

04jul19:00Julius Drake, Sofia Fomina & Roderick Williams - Middle Temple Hall19:00 Middle Temple Hall

07jul20:00Julius Drake & Anna Prohaska - Hindsgavl Festival20:00 Hindsgavl Festival

12jul19:00Julius Drake & Anna Prohaska - Lockenhaus19:00 Gemeindeamt Lockenhaus

Forthcoming Engagements

18jun13:15Julius Drake & Katarina Karneus - Royal Welsh College13:15 Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

19jun20:00Julius Drake & Anna Prohaska - Mananan Festival20:00 Erin Arts Centre

25jun20:00Schubertiade - Schwarzenberg20:00 Angelika Kauffmann Saal

04jul19:00Julius Drake, Sofia Fomina & Roderick Williams - Middle Temple Hall19:00 Middle Temple Hall

07jul20:00Julius Drake & Anna Prohaska - Hindsgavl Festival20:00 Hindsgavl Festival

12jul19:00Julius Drake & Anna Prohaska - Lockenhaus19:00 Gemeindeamt Lockenhaus

Curated Projects

“Over the last few years, since the inauguration of Temple Song in 2006, I have performed in the glorious Middle Temple Hall with an array of the best singers in the world, most of them discovering the hall for the first time…”
“Middle Temple Hall, the setting for a first-rate concert series, is one of those London spaces that would make a tourist swoon. With its suits of armour and coats-of-arms it seems the perfect setting for stirring songs of martial derring-do.”

– Ivan Hewitt, The Daily Telegraph, 2015

Professorships & Masterclasses

Julius Drake holds a Professorship at Graz University for Music and the Performing Arts in Austria, where he has a class for song pianists and is a Professor at the Guildhall School of Music in London. He is regularly invited to give master classes worldwide; recently in Aldeburgh, Brussels, Utrecht, Cincinnati, Toronto, Minneapolis, Ann Arbor, Vienna and at the Schubert Institute in Baden bei Wien.

Contact

Julius Drake is represented worldwide by IMG Artists.

Anna Purefoy

General Management

E: apurefoy@imgartists.com

T: +44 (0) 20 7957 5809

Isabella Gage (Maternity Leave)

Managerial Associate

E: igage@imgartists.com

T: +44 (0) 20 7957 5842

Albina Belabiod (Maternity Cover)

Managerial Associate

E: abelabiod@imgartists.com

T: +44 (0) 20 7957 5842

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