Desar Sulejmani

 Born in Albania, the German pianist and conductor Desar Sulejmani studied piano (Prof. Till Engel), chamber music (Prof. Andreas Reiner) and conducting (Prof. David de Villiers) at the Folkwang University of the Arts in Essen from 1998 to 2008. Desar Sulejmani received further important artistic impulses in numerous international master classes. Since 2003 Desar Sulejmani has appeared as a conductor both in Germany and abroad.

In October 2010 Desar Sulejmani received a scholarship to the first international conducting academy "Orchestra and Voice". He was also a member of the artistic team of the Musiktheater im Revier in Gelsenkirchen from 2009 to 2012, where he was deputy choir director and répétiteur.

Since December 2014 Desar Sulejmani is also artistic director of the European Summer Music Academy in Kosovo and in April 2017 he was appointed new artistic director of Pro Klassik in Königswinter.