Ⅲ International Competition for Young Pianists
DENIS MATSUEV Artistic director of the Competition
J. S. Bach. Prelude and Fugue in E flat major, BWV 852 from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I
Tchaikovsky – Pletnev. Adagio and Finale from The Sleeping Beauty suite
Saint-Saens – Liszt. Danse Macabre, Op.40 / S.555
Rachmaninoff. Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18, movements 2&3
Born in 2006 in Jinan (China), he started playing the piano at the age of 5. In 2011–2019, he was a student of Larisa Liang at the Beriozka Russian-Chinese School of Arts, Jinan. Since 2019, he has been studying at the Moscow Conservatory's Central Music School under Daria Ryabova. He has been a prize-winner of several national and international competitions for young pianists, including China Hsinghai Piano Competition (2018, 3rd Prize), Timakin Piano Competition in Moscow (2019, 1st Prize in Group C, Special Prize for the best performance of J.S. Bach, and invitation to the 11th International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians), Shanghai Music Festival and Piano Competition for Young Artists in China (2019, Rising Star prize) etc.