Mark Racz BA, MFA Hon, FBC Hon (RAM)
Mark Racz is a distinguished pianist, teacher and music educator. Born in New Jersey, he studied at Rutgers University, Manhattan School of Music and with Nadia Boulanger at the Fontainebleau School of Music. He has lived in the UK since 1980 and has performed widely as a soloist, accompanist and chamber musician, with a particular interest in early 20th century music. He was appointed Vice Principal of Birmingham Conservatoire in 1999, from whom he received an Honorary Fellowship, before moving to the Royal Academy of Music in 2008.