Randolf Stöck studied piano with Prof. Andreas Pistorius at the Mannheim University of Music and Performing Arts and Martin Canin at The Julliard School in New York, as well as conducting with Prof. Klaus Arp and Prof. Georg Grün. He has attended masterclasses with Yvgeni Malinin (Moscow), Elisabeth Leonskaja, Rudolf Buchbinder and Geoffrey Parsons.
During his studies Stöck was successful in numerous international competitions.
Among others, he won the 1st prize in the 1995 “Internationaler
Johannes Brahms Wettbewerb” in Pörtschach, Austria. After
obtaining a full scholarship to The Julliard School (New York), Stöck completed
his studies there in 1998 with distinction. He has also held scholarships from the
Domhof-Stiftung and the Yamaha Music Foundation Europe (YMFE).