Eren Aydoğan – Pianist


Having started his musical education at the age of 7 with Fahri Pekiner, Eren Aydoğan got enrolled at the Istanbul University State Conservatory at the age of 11, continuing his studies with Prof. Ova Sünder.  He made his debut with IUDK Symphony Orchestra, playing Liszt’s First Piano Concerto at the age of 15. Aged 16, Aydoğan graduated from the conservatory, performed Rachmaninoff’s Second Piano Concerto with Istanbul State Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Betin Güneş and won full scholarship for postgraduate studies at Trinity College of Music under the tutelage of Yonty Solomon, Douglas Finch and Deniz Arman Gelenbe.

During his postgraduate studies, Aydoğan won several prizes in piano and chamber music competitions and also had opportunities to work with distinguished  musicians such as Sergio Perticaroli, Gary Graffman, Stephen Kovacevich.

As a scholar of the “Young Musicians on World Stages” (YMWS) project created and mentored by Güher & Süher Pekinel, Aydoğan continues his studies at The Buchmann-Mehta School of Music with Prof. Arie Vardi. In 2014, Aydogan started teaching at Istanbul University State Conservatory and Mimar Sinan University State Conservatory in 2015.

Aydoğan continues to teach at the Mimar Sinan University State Conservatory in Istanbul and to work with Prof. Arie Vardi in Tel Aviv.



2004   Galleria Piano Competition  /  1st Prize  ISTANBUL

2006   Trinity College of Music

The Cavatina Trust Chamber Music Competition /  1st Prize (Trio)

2007    Trinity College of Music The TCM Soloists Competition  / 2nd Prize

2008   Il Circolo Music Awards

Scarlatti Sonata Competition  / 1st Prize