Manfred Fock was born in 1943 in Kiel.

Private piano lessons from Marianne of Gynz-Rekowski.

After high school studies at the Hamburg University of Music with Robert Henry and Eliza Hansen, also at the Geneva Conservatory with Nikita Magaloff. Fellow of the German National Academic Foundation. Master classes with Wilhelm Kempff in Positano and Sascha Gorodnitzki in Philadelphia. Winners of international competitions in Vercelli, Terni and Taormina (Italy). Twice participant of selection "Federal concerts by young artists " according to national competitions in Hannover.

Concerts throughout Europe, Japan and the United States. Broadcasting and CD recordings. 1976, 1977 and 1989 performed the complete Beethoven piano sonatas (Kiel and Lübeck).

1971 - 1973 assistant and lecturer at the University of Music in Hamburg. Since 1980, full-time professor at the Lübeck Academy of Music, since 2003 also professor at ICOM in Hamburg. Numerous students from home and abroad. Several winners of national and international competitions among his pupils.

2009 Concert and educational journey through China and Japan (including Tokyo, Osaka, Beijing and Shanghai). Honorary Professor of "Oriental Piano School" in Shanghai.

2010 Other three-week concert tour of China and teaching. Visiting Professor of the province Jillin. Recital in Singapore. Master Class in NAFA.

2012 Teaching and concert tour in Japan. Jury member and master classes in Singapore. Extensive concert and teaching trip to China. Visiting Professor in Xi'an

.2014 june: Master Course and Jury member in Zhuhai (China). October / November: Four-week concert and teaching travel in China (Shanghai, Shenzhen, Xi'an, Shenyang). Visiting Professor in Shanghai (Normal University) and Xi'an (Conservatory). Photos

2015 June: master classes and concerts in Korea (Seoul and Busan)

From October 24 to December 7 Tournée in China: Hong Kong (Academy of Performing Arts), Shenzhen, Guangzhou (Xinghai Conservatory), Shenyang (Conservatory), Shanghai (Conservatory), Xi'an (Conservatory - concerts (Beethoven: Sonata op.109, 110 and 111) and masterclasses Masterclass and concert in the Normal University Beijing.  Final in Beijing (Central Conservatory): masterclasses and concert with Frank Yang (violin) and Enrico Wang (tenor) at the "International Chamber Music Festival".

2016 October / November: Again extended travel (master classes and concerts) in China including Shanghai and Hong Kong

2017 May: Travel to Korea and Japan (Master Class and Concerts). October / November: 6 weeks trip in China. Visiting Professor of the University Tie Ling, Honorary Certificate of the University of Shanghai.

2018 October / November: 6 weeks trip in China. Visiting Professor of the Universities of Dalian and Fuyang,

2019 January: Trip USA. Master Class Conservatory San Francisco. June-July concerts and masterclasses in Japan and Korea. October-November concerts and masterclasses in China.

2020 Project Beethoven.Sonatas: Introductions and audio recordings to all 32 sonatas. (Videos commissioned by the Academy for Art and Music Lübeck for China)

2021 Recordings of all preludes and fugues from "Bach Well-Tempered Piano Volume 2" as videos. Published on YouTube.

2022 Recordings of all preludes and fugues from "Bach Well-Tempered Piano Volume 1" as videos. Published on YouTube.

2023 Tour in Japan and Korea. Masterclasses and concerts. Concert in Tokyo.