MARLIES VAN GENT
Born in Rotterdam, she began studying pianoforte at her hometown Conservatory.
She kept on with her studies in Amsterdam. She got her diploma in education and held Masterclasses in Goslar, Germany, with Erwin Schiffer and Andre Gertler. A consistent number of her students succeeded in piano competitions such as YPF, Steinway Competition, Princess Christina competition, Concertgebouw Amsterdam Competition and Franz Liszt Competition. Some of her students starred in international carriers. She teaches piano at Den Haag’s Conservatory, the Netherlands, and at Imola’s Accademia Pianistica .