Reinhold PURI – JOBI | Piano
(A. Bruckner Private Music University Linz)
… began to play piano at the age of eight.
He studied piano and conducting at the Bruckner Conservatory in Linz and graduated with honors in piano studies in 1986 with the state-approved teaching qualification.
He continued his studies at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna with Michael Krist and graduated 1993.
He is an award winner of several competitions: First Prize at 18th Bösendorfer Stipendium in 1985, Special Prize at the Talent Competition in Linz in 1986, Special Prize at the 27th Elena Rombro Stepanow Piano Competition in Vienna in 1988 which was donated by Paul Badura-Skoda, Second Prize at the 23rd Rudolf Heydner Piano Competition in 1990.
He has also attended master courses under Elisabeth Leonskaja and Oleg Maisenberg.
Reinhold Puri-Jobi works as a soloist, an esteembed chamber musician and accompanist, and frequently he is involved in numerous concerts, playing the piano and celesta with the Bruckner Orchestra of Linz conducted by Dennis Russel Davies, Heinrich Schiff and many others.
He teaches at the Anton Bruckner Private University and at the Music School in Linz.