Karl Lutchmayer

Professorial Staff - Academic Studies


Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
Faculty of Music
King Charles Court
Old Royal Naval College
SE10 9JF

Tel: +44 (0)20 8305 4444

Email: [email protected]

Area of Work

Component Leader for Performance Practice, Analysis for Performers, Public Presentation and performance, Module Leader for Professional Portfolio
Karl Lutchmayer


Karl Lutchmayer enjoys an international career as both a pianist and lecturer. Karl has given recitals and concertos throughout the world, working with conductors including Lorin Maazel and Sir Andrew Davis, and performed at all the major London concert halls. His research interests include the piano music and pianism of Busoni, The Creative Transcription Network and the history of piano recital programming.

For more information, visit Karl Lutchmayer's website.

Qualifications/ Educational Background

He studied at the Royal College of Music where he won numerous prizes and scholarships, and later held the prestigious Constant & Kit Lambert Fellowship awarded by the Worshipful Company of Musicians - the only time in its history that it has been awarded to an instrumentalist.


Teaching Experience

He currently teaches on the BMus and MMus courses at Trinity Laban, and is a regular guest lecturer at the Manhattan and Julliard Schools in New York, and at the Wigmore Hall.


Creative Outputs

He has broadcast on BBC Radio3 and Classic FM, and his regular recital series at the Warehouse has been received with critical acclaim. A regular chamber performer, particularly with his own ensemble, Dialogos, he is also a passionate advocate of contemporary music, and has given numerous premieres and had many works written for him.