Kenneth Broberg 2018-10-25T18:46:36+00:00

Kenneth Broberg – Graduate Student, Park ICM

Kenneth Broberg

Graduate Student, Park ICM

Home of origin

Minneapolis, MN USA

Age started playing

6

Current instrument

Hamburg Steinway

Favorite American food

McDonald’s

Fun Fact

Was supposed to be a scientist but hated math

Awards/Achievements

2017 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition Silver Medal.
Bronze Medal, Wideman International Piano Competition.
Silver Medal, Young Texas Artist Competition.
First Prize, New Orleans Piano Concerto Competition.

A native of Minneapolis, Kenneth Broberg studied piano from age 6 through high school under Dr. Joseph Zins. He continued his studies with Nancy Weems at the University of Houston’s Moores School of Music, where he earned a Bachelor of Music degree. He is now a graduate student working with 2001 Cliburn gold medalist Stanislav Ioudenitch at Park University in Parkville, MO. Mr. Broberg has won first prizes at the Hastings and Dallas international piano competitions, in addition to medals at the Sydney, Seattle, New Orleans, and Wideman (Shreveport) competitions. Several of his performances at last year’s Sydney International Piano Competition were released on CD on the Universal Music label. He has performed as soloist with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Minnesota Orchestra, Sydney Symphony, Seattle Symphony, Dallas Chamber Symphony, and the Louisiana Philharmonic, among others. Mr. Broberg has had solo, chamber, and concerto performances broadcast on NPR and ABC (Australia) radio. His passions include hockey, baseball, books, and movies.

For more information about Mr. Broberg and to find upcoming performances, visit his website at https://kennybroberg.com/ .