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Vincent Corver

Vincent Corver is an official Steinway Artist and award-winning pianist, film composer & producer. His recordings and global performances are using cutting-edge 3D sound technology. His work received five-star acclaim from The Gramophone Magazine, BBC Music Magazine, The Guardian, The Independent, American Record Guide & many others. His recordings and compositions earned him the Diapason D’Or Award, and “The 30 Must-Have Recordings of our Lifetime” accolade from the BBC Music Magazine’s 30-year anniversary. He works in close relationship with renowned DJ’s like BT and Paul van Dyk, releasing timeless hit tracks like: “While You Were Gone”, “Escape Reality Tonight”, “Reprise” and “Deep Within”. He is an official Voting Member of the Recording Academy's GRAMMY® Awards. He is the Founder and CEO of the Company: Swiss Sonic GmbH and founded the Swiss Record Label: "Stardust Music" which actively engages in the production of 3D-Music, Ambient Compositions and Immersive Soundscapes used in the wellness- and medical fields.

From a career spanning almost two decades in the music industry in the UK, Switzerland and the Middle East, he has devoted much of his artistic efforts towards creating Sonic Branding Identities for luxury brands and corporations, scoring for: Qatar Airways, Vodafone, IBQ, FIFA World Cup (Qatar Tourism Authority), Rolls Royce, Zulal Resort, Ultima Collection Hotel Group, Formula One – Sauber Racing, and many others. He is a musical ambassador for brands like: Chopin Watches, Steinway Lyngdorf, Pernoire Perfumes and Native Instruments. He has worked with a wide variety of artists & orchestras around the globe, including the renowned Cellist Martin Tillman, creating a total of 48 musical works. He founded the internationally recognised London Steve Reich Ensemble in 2004, featuring global concert appearances including a world-premiere with the London Royal Ballet, choreographer William Tuckett and principle dancers. In 2006 he performed for Michael Jackson at the piano in London. His musical score for the international campaign “Qurated For You” by the Qatar Tourism Authority for the FIFA World Cup 2022 has been airing to over One Billion people daily in over 700 different formats all across the globe, including on NYC Times Square, London Piccadilly Circus, CNN Int, Bloomberg, Al Jazeera, SKY, and many others.

Over the many years of building a strong affiliation with the Steinway & Sons brand, he received the accreditation and recognition of becoming a Steinway-Trained Piano Technician in 2018, official Steinway Artist in 2020, official reseller of Steinway Lyngdorf Switzerland & GCC in 2021, and global Brand Ambassador to the Steinway Lyngdorf HiFi brand in 2023.

As an educator, he is part of the exclusive faculty team of The Songwriting Academy in the UK, widely regarded as the world’s number one songwriting, production and music business training organisation. Corver’s writings were published by the European Council of High Ability, TESOL and has held regular guest lectures at the Weill Cornell Medical University, The Royal Conservatoire of Music in Holland and other institutions around the globe. He is also an Ad-Hoc Music Industry Strategy Consultant to GLG Group.

Vincent started his professional music education at the age of twelve in 1992 at the Royal Conservatoire in The Hague – Holland, studying with Marlies van Gent, graduating Bachelor of Music with the renowned concert pianist Geoffrey Douglas Madge in 2004. Leaving Holland for new musical challenges he was accepted at the Royal Academy of Music in London, concluding his Master of Music in performance studies with Joanna McGregor and Daniel-Ben Pienaar in 2007.

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