Born in 1993 in Saint-Cloud (France), Ingmar Lazar started to play the piano when he was 5. He made his debut at the age of six at the Salle Gaveau in Paris.
At the age of ten he won the International EPTA Competition in Namur (Belgium), in 2008 the C.I.M. International Competition in Val d'Isère (France), and in 2013 was the recipient of the Tabor Foundation Piano Award at the Verbier Festival (Switzerland).
He has been invited to give concerts in France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Lithuania, Romania, Russia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Ukraine, and in the United States in prestigious halls such as the Great Hall of the Tchaikovsky Conservatory and the International Performing Arts Center in Moscow, the Mann Auditorium in Tel Aviv, the Henry Crown Symphony Hall in Jerusalem, the Grand UNESCO Hall in Paris, the Great Philharmonic Hall of Ljubljana… and also in many festivals (Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, International Colmar Festival, International Dinard Festival, "Les Notes Blanches" in Courchevel, "Randonnées musicales en Gâtinais", "Rencontres musicales de la Verrerie", "Claviers en Poitou", "Chopin au Jardin du Luxembourg", Festival of the Château de Lourmarin, International Chioggia Festival, "Estate Regina" in Montecatini Terme, "Pianomaster" in Gravedona, Querceto International Piano Festival… ).
He has been performing with conductors such as Vladimir Spivakov and Jean-Jacques Kantorow, and with orchestras such as the National Philharmonic of Russia, the Moscow Virtuosi, the Orchestre Lamoureux, the Toruń Symphony Orchestra, the Radio Chamber Orchestra of Bucharest, the Academic Symphony Orchestra of the Lviv Philharmonic, the Symphony Orchestra of the Chioggia Festival, the Mainzer Virtuosi …
He has recorded several CDs both as a soloist and in duo with the violinist Alexandre Brussilovsky for the Suoni e Colori label, as well as for radio and television.
A former student of Valery Sigalevitch in Paris, he continued his studies with Vladimir Krainev, Zvi Meniker, and Bernd Goetzke at the Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien in Hannover, where he received his Bachelor's degree in 2014. He is studying since 2009 at the International Piano Academy Lake Como with Dmitri Bashkirov, Malcolm Bilson, Fou Ts'ong, Peter Frankl, Stanislav Ioudenitch, Vladimir Mischouk, William Grant Naboré, and John Perry, and is pursuing a Master's degree with Pavel Gililov in Salzburg.