Thomas Hoppe is recognized as one of the most exceptional collaborative artists of his generation. He has concertized with such eminent artists as Itzhak Perlman, Joshua Bell, Antje Weithaas, Tabea Zimmermann. Alban Gerhardt and Frans Helmerson, to name but a few, and maintains a demanding performance schedule.
As pianist of the ATOS Trio and the ensemble 4.1 piano windtet he performs throughout the world to highest acclaim.
Hoppe has taught masterclasses in Collaborative Piano and Chambermusic in Europe, China, Australia, South America and the USA, and is official pianist for many international competitions, including International Joseph Joachim Violin Competition Hannover, Queen Elisabeth Com¬pe¬tition Brussels, International Violin Competition of Indianapolis and Grand Prix Emanuel Feuermann Berlin.
He was a student of Maestro Lee Luvisi, and later completed his studies at the Juilliard School of Music, where he worked as studio pianist for Dorothy Delay and Itzhak Perlman.
Thomas and his family reside in Berlin, where he is full time faculty at Hochschule für Musik ‘Hanns Eisler’.
(Status 2018, Source: Thomas Hoppe)