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  • date of birth: 9th of June 1990
  • graduated from Gnessin Music School (Prof. Tatiana Shklovskaya) and Moscow State Conservatory
  • performed in venues such as Salle Cortot in Paris, Bunka Kaikan in Tokyo, Carnegie Hall in New York, Palace Žofín in Prague, Historic scene of Bolshoi theatre, Mariinsky Concert Hall and the Grand Hall of Moscow Conservatory

Prizes: Laureate of Citta di Cantu, Italy (1st prize), San Marino Piano Competition (1st prize), 9th Hamamatsu Piano Competition, Japan (3rdprize), 2nd Manhattan International Music Competition, New York (First Grand Award)




First Round

Bach Prelude and Fugue in B flat minor (I)

Scarlatti Sonatas in D major (K 96), in D minor (K 213) and in A major (K 24)

Chopin Etude no. 1 op. 10

Scriabin Etude no. 9 op. 8



Second Round

Beethoven Sonata in F minor op. 57, “Appassionata”

Scriabin 6 Preludes

Prokofiev 4 Etudes op. 2



Enescu Suite no. 2 in D major op. 10

Liszt Sonata in B minor



Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor op. 30