Lars Vogt Death Cause: The German pianist and conductor Lars Vogt, who had been battling liver cancer since March 2021, died on Monday. He was only 51 years old.
Lars Vogt Cause of Death
He said he hated virtuosity. His piano trinity consisted of Brahms, Mozart, and of course, Bach. Since March 2021, he had been battling liver cancer, which eventually won. Lars Vogt, pianist and conductor, died on Monday at the age of 51. France Musique will pay tribute to him on Tuesday September 6, notably in Relax and Stars du Classique .
Trained at the Hochschule für Musik in Hanover, Lars Vogt came to public attention when he won 2nd prize at the Leeds International Piano Competition in 1990, opening the doors to an international concert career. He has performed on the most prestigious stages with first-rate formations: the Orchester de Paris, the Berlin Philharmonic, the Staatskapelle of Dresden, the Vienna Philharmonic, the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the London Symphony Orchestra, the Philharmonic of New York, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, or the NHK Symphony Orchestra of Tokyo. With some of them, he has forged special ties. He was thus the first pianist in residence during the 2003/04 season with the Berlin Philharmonic. Ngnews 247